Husqvarna FE450 Tour of Idaho bike

Long distance technical dual sport rides like the Tour of Idaho require a fairly specific bike. It needs to be light and agile enough for the technical singletrack sections while still having the comfort, reliability, storage, navigation and fuel for multiple long days. Stephen Clark picked a 2017 Husqvarna FE450 and went to work customizing it for the 1600 mile trip with the following parts.