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The Secret of Going Small (pdf) by Russ Roca, Adventure Cyclist, April 2010
Short, close-to-home tours can be just as rewarding as epic trips, and a lot easier to pull off.

Bikepacker - blog column by Jill Homer, former deputy editor of Adventure Cyclist magazine, about the art and joys of bikepacking.

Bikepacking.net - website focused on dirt touring

S24O: Family Bike Camping, by Richard Masoner, Cyclelicious

How to Make Your Bike Tour a Success - tips for overnights or longer tours from from Momentum Magazine.