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2019 Swift Campout hosted by Treadly Bike Shop

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Adelaide

Shop 5 4-10 Ebenezer Place

Adelaide, SA 5000

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For the fifth year in a row, Swift Campout is on the horizon. Nothing tells us it's adventure-season like this annual Solstice celebration. Are you down?

Swift Campout is a global call for folks all over the world to go bike-camping on June 22nd. Pack your camp gear and pedal to camp for a night under starry skies. Can you imagine? Over two thousand kindred spirits, in 43 countries took to the open road last year to kick off summer (and winter!) with a bicycle adventure.

Wanna join? Head over to
Swift Campout and sign up and get your local event ticket HERE! When you build your campout profile, you'll drop your pin on the map. It's wild watching the dots pop up around the globe! But that's not all: together, we're building a public library of amazing bike-camping routes from Finland to Bolivia.
You've gotta be part of this!

This years adventure hosted in Adelaide by Treadly Bike Shop will take us through Cleland Conversation Park, stunning backroads of the Adelaide Hills, a few sneaky shortcuts and finishing up at Ngeringa Cellar Door just below Mt Barker Summit.

Meet-up at Treadly Bike Shop 8:30am Saturday morning to checkout rigs, discuss the warmth of ones sleeping bag and down a long black before hitting the road at 9:00am.

Saturday's route is available at: https://www.strava.com/routes/18640880

Sunday's route is make your own way home, or join us for a mystery adventure!

Each days distance is between 60 & 70 kilometres through the Adelaide Hills. Please be prepared for some loaded climbing as Saturday's elevation peaks at 1300 meters! The tempo of each day, will be mellow, with no drop riding and a lunch stop in Balhannah, though please ride with enough water and food for a days riding.

The campsite will be under the stars! Toilet and washing facilities are available. Pizza and beverages will be available to purchase for dinner. Details to be confirmed once you have signed up. Breakfast and coffee on Sunday Morning is up to the individual.

Swift Campout is based around Winter Solstice, so pack accordingly to weather conditions.

Look forward to seeing you on the 22nd of June. Ride Heaps!

Treadly.

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