When you only have to carry a few things and want to travel light, the Arkel T-28 Classic Touring Panniers are exactly what you need. The T-28’s will carry your beach towel, a good book, sandals, and lunch for a trip to the beach. On the way back home, put that wet bathing suit in the external mesh pocket. Have a longer trip in mind? Combine the T-28’s with the T-42’s (Lite Touring rear panniers) for a great front-rear combo. Isn’t life simple at times!!??
Add another layer of waterproof protection, increase visibility, keep grime off your bags with an Arkel raincover.
Arkel designs and builds the finest Bicycle Panniers for Bike Commuting, Mountain Biking, Bike Touring, or around-the-world Expeditions.
Arkel panniers are designed for cyclists, by cyclists, because there is no substitute for on the road experience.
Arkel have come a long way from their humble beginnings when, in 1988, Serge Vigeant set out to design the best bicycle pannier bag available to cyclists period! From the very first pair of touring panniers he made for himself to any touring, off road, randonneur series or commuter pannier you’ll find with the Arkel label today, one thing remains true, they care about your experience on the bike. They’ve always made and will continue to make panniers for cyclists like you; with the finest fabric (Cordura), the best zippers (YKK), the ultimate hook system (all aluminum Cam-Lock® system with no plastic parts to break) and flawless, practical designs that make your tour, commute or bike ride down to the local shop more satisfying.