Pedal To The Powder (cont.)R. Scott Rappold, OutThere-THE GAZETTE
For the elements:
• Warm gloves or mittens and an inner layer, because bulky winter-sports gloves aren’t conducive to cycling.
• Winter cycling boots, or just a good winter hiking boot. Be sure you have a flat pedal.
• Wool socks.
• Ski or snowboard helmet, or a bike helmet with a good inner layer, like a Balaclava head cover.
• Lights and bright clothes if you’re anywhere near traffic, because drivers aren’t expecting cyclists in winter.