May be a good idea to keep a $20 bill in your bike or your shoe. If you lose your money you still need to finish the day’s ride, which you should not do without gatorade and food. I do keep most of the money in my luggage in the truck.
You don’t need that many clothes — You can wash your clothes in the evening in a bucket or take them in the shower with you and you’ll be on the bike most of the time, so you don’t need many after ride clothes. If you want to sleep well, bring earplugs and possibly a blindfold. A ground cloth under your tent is good to have. Don’t forget…[Read more]