Hotels: 

Dining/Entertainment: City of Burlington

Tenting:  Burlington City Park

Tenting is included in your registration.

Cost of meals and snacks are not included in the tour registration fee. Please bring sufficient money to pay for your meals, rest stop refreshments, bicycle parts and/or repairs, souvenirs, and personal items.

 

Except for very severe weather, Bike the Border will proceed on schedule. During the tour's time of year, the weather and temperatures can vary greatly so please pack accordingly.

Clothing

  • Helmet (required)
  • Cycling Jersey
  • Cycling Gloves
  • T-Shirts
  • Shorts (Cycling and Off Cycles)
  • Jacket (Rain/Water Resistant)
  • Helmet Cover
  • Pants or Leg Warmers
  • Ankle Strap
  • Socks and Underwear
  • Shoes (Cycling and Off Cycle)
  • Shower Footwear
  • Swimsuit
  • Sleepwear

Camping

  • Tent
  • Sleeping Bags
  • Pad (Sleeping Bag)
  • Ground Cloth
  • Rope
  • Flashlight or Electric (Battery) Lantern
  • Extra Stakes

Toiletries

  • Towel
  • Washcloth
  • Soap
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Skin/Hand Lotion
  • Shampoo
  • Shaving Items
  • Nail Clippers
  • Tweezers
  • Brush/Comb
  • Deodorant
  • Mirror
  • Toilet Paper
  • Facial Tissues
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Wet Ones/Wet Wipes

Personal/First Aid

  • Sunglasses
  • Extra Eyeglasses or Contact Lenses
  • Copies of Prescriptions
  • Heart Rate Monitor
  • Aspirin
  • Allergy Medication (As Instructed/Directed by Physician)
  • Vitamins
  • Special Medicines
  • Adhesive Bandages
  • First Aid Cream
  • Chamois Balm
  • Hydrogen Peroxide(Small Squeeze Bottle)
  • Insect Repellant
  • Lip Balm
  • Sun Block Lotion
  • Safety Pins
  • Elastic Wrap
  • Feminine Hygiene Items
  • Disposable Bags

Bicycle

  • Small Repair/Tool Kit
  • Patch Kit or Spare Tube
  • Lock and Cable (PLEASE USE IT)
  • Rear View Mirror
  • Tire Pump
  • Water Bottles
  • Plastic Seat Cover
  • Cycle Computer and Waterproof Cover
  • Bick Rack/Stand
  • Any Special Tool or Part Unique to Your Bicycle

Miscellaneous

  • Cell Phone
  • Journal/Paper
  • Pens/Pencils
  • Camera/Film
  • Watch
  • Ear Plugs
  • Travelers Checks
  • Credit Cards
  • Stamps
  • Address Book
  • Scouting Knife
  • Rain Protection
  • Zip Lock Bags
  • Battery Operated Alarm Clock
  • Photo ID
  • Waterproof bags

This list is not all-inclusive and most of these items are not mandatory.  This is just to help you plan your journey and have some luxuries while living on the tour.

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