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It Has Become Beauty Again—Video

The story of Jon Yazzie and Dzil Ta'ah Adventures, the first bikepacking program to exist on the Navajo reservation

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“As long as you understand where you come from, you can be yourself.” Jon Yazzie struggled to connect to his cultural identity for some time, leading him to make the wrong life choices and lack a sense of belonging. It wasn’t until he made his way back to the Navajo reservation that he could regain that connection and feel at peace with himself. He started bikepacking nearly a decade ago as a way to experience his native land, and last year, launched a bikepacking program for Navajo youth so they could gain a better appreciation for their culture.

Club Ride is a proud supporter of Jon Yazzie + Dzil Ta’ah Adventures. Head to Dzil Ta’ah Adventures to see how you can get involved and learn more about bikepacking in the Navajo Nation.