Timber Wolf, Lake Superior, Ontario

A lone timber wolf greets
paddlers along the north shore
of Lake Superior, Canada
(Photo by Michael Neiger)

The Rucksack Masthead
By Michael A. Neiger, Marquette, Michigan
Wilderness tripper: backpacking, winter camping, swift-water canoeing
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Mountain biking

By Michael A. Neiger
Copyright 2001


Last updated on October 13, 2004

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   Mountain biking

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Michigan Mountain Biking Association


All-Terrain Bikes (Rodale Press)

Anybody's Bike Book, by Tom Cuthbertson (Ten Speed Press, 1990)

Backroad and Offroad Biking--Gear, Skills, Conditioning, Maintenance, Mountain and Hybrid Bikes, by Jules Older (Stackpole Books, 2000)

Basic Maintenance and Repair (Rodale Press)

Bicycle Touring (Rodale Press)

Bicycle Touring Manual, by R. Van der Plas (Bicycle Books, 1987)

Bicycling, by Ruth Benedict and Raymond Benedict (A. S. Barnes, 1944)

Bicycling Across America, by Robert Winning (Wilderness Press, 1988)

Bike Touring--The Sierra Club Guide to Outings on Wheels, by Raymond Bridge (Sierra Club Books, 1979)

Complete Book of Bicycling (Simon & Schuster, 1988)

Complete Guide to Bicycle Maintenance and Repair, revised, by the editor's of Bicycling Magazine (Rodale Press, 1990)

Eugene A. Soane's Book of All-Terrain Bicycles, by Eugene A. Sloane (Simon & Schuster, 1985)

Making Camp--The Complete Guide for Hikers, Mountain Bikers, Paddlers, and Skiers, by Steve Howe et al. (Mountaineers, 1997)

Miles From Nowhere, Barbara Savage (Mountaineers, 1983)

Mountain Bikes (Rodale Press)

Mountain Biking, by Don Davis and Dave Carter (Human Kinetics Publishers, Inc.)

Mountian Biking Skills (Rodale Press)

New Bike Owner's Guide (Rodale Press)





**Bike Nashbar

Colorado Cyclist

**Performance Bicycle

Schwab Cycles

Terry Precision Cycling


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In God's wilderness lies the hope of the world,
the great, fresh, unblighted, unredeemed wilderness.
— John Muir 1838-1914, Alaska Wilderness, 1890

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