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Tire size and type

Martin from Chesapeake on 7/23/2022 6:42:59 PM:
What would you recommend for tire size and type for the canal trail...riding the full distance.

 
Bill in Houston from Houston on 7/29/2022 10:18:14 AM:
We have ridden all of our trail miles on 2.0 or 2.2 inch tires, with no flats. Many people would recommend narrower tires, but then end up with flats.

 
tom from Toronto on 8/14/2022 8:30:00 AM:
We cycled 3 days on 28mm road tires (90 pounds pressure) with paniers on our bikes..no problem on gravel, stones, etc. Our bikes have Armadillo/Gatorskin / kevlar tires (you can still get a flat if you run over a nail or sharp glass).

 
Ed Marrone from SPRINGFIELD on 8/14/2022 10:17:48 AM:
Rode 2x with Schwalb Marathons 700/35. No flats both trips