It is the time to get out and explore those routes you typically avoid during your rides. The Shore 2 Shore is kindest to those who embrace the mash up of skinny tires against rutted roads.
Tire and wheel choice is often a question that is posed in the days leading up to the ride. Your standard wheel set up is the way to go. Alloy or carbon rims and 23c or 25c tires will do the trick.