Snow Biking in Japan

cycling training on snow with road racing bikes with studded tires

Sekihoku Pass 3

Temperature: minus 14 degrees Celsius at the Sekihoku Pass.

The strong winter atmospheric pattern was continuing. The seasonal wind was strong. The road was covered with hardly compacted snow and hard ice. After climbing up to the summit, he prepared himself for the descent. He needed a windbreak to protect from the strong seasonal wind to prepare the outfit for the descent as the strong wind could blow off the equipment. During the descent, a truck scattering the anti-skid agent came. The operators are the same with the those of the Mikuni Pass, that he knew. He exchanged greetings with them. One third of the cars from the Kitami side was BMW. Was some kind of BMW event held around Asahikawa?