What tools should I carry on my rides?
The tool kit
Which tools to carry will vary depending on the type of riding and the location
A basic kit (carried by each rider) consists of:
It's also recommended to carry:
- Cell Phone
- Energy bars or snacks
- First Aid Kit
The knowledge to fix a flat, adjust brakes or derailleurs, and other basic repairs is necessary so you do not have to hike your bike back to where you started. Teach yourself self-sufficiency on the trail. Most local bike stores (like us!) offer basic maintenance classes be sure to attend one.
There is a wide selection of tools available in kits ask our Bicycle Warehouse expert they will be able to assist you with selecting the right tools and kits for your riding style.