Executive Director Jim Sayer visiting NPR studios in DC

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Adventure Cycling in the News

June 2, 2015
Adventure Cycling adds 919 miles to US Bicycle Routes
Adventure Cycling Association and the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) today announced that AASHTO has approved 919 miles of new U.S. Bicycle Routes: route 10 in Idaho and routes 70 and 79 in Utah.
May 21, 2015
Tour of Montana Bicycle Festival receives $20K state sponsorship
Adventure Cycling Association's Sayer announced that Missoula will be the epicenter of the Montana Bicycle Celebration from July 15-17, 2016.
April 24, 2015
After 40 Years, the Ride Continues: Adventure Cycling Seeks to Reconnect with Bikecentennial & TransAm Cyclists | Adventure Cycling Association
Adventure Cycling’s 40th anniversary celebration in 2016 will include events, tours, reunions, ’76 retro merchandise and more.
April 15, 2015
Experts highlight importance of bike tourism to Montana economy
The Missoula to Lolo trail, a planned bike path that will connect Missoula to a longer existing path that travels along U.S. Highway 93 in the scenic Bitterroot Valley, will become a statewide – and perhaps even a national – destination for cycling tourists when it is completed at the end of next year.
March 19, 2015
Pedaling Route 66 | Albuquerque Journal News
Those who have tried to drive the iconic 2,493 miles from Chicago to Los Angeles known as Route 66 will tell you it is no simple task.
March 18, 2015
Videos highlight cycling route through Montana
Missoula-based Adventure Cycling Association has released its second episode of Adventure Cycling Montana, a short film series highlighting routes in the state.
March 13, 2015
Jim Sayer: The Big Money Business of Bike Touring | The Bicycle Story
Jim Sayer: The Big Money Business of Bike Touring
March 9, 2015
Biking the Great Divide: A Central New Yorker recounts a summer bike adventure
Except for the crazy time after my first car, and then, for a while after getting hit by a car while riding a bike, I have been bicycling since the training wheels came off my first Huffy.
March 9, 2015
Get your kicks on Bicycle Route 66
The National Park Service also played an integral role in the development of Bicycle Route 66, providing valuable leadership through the national Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program and technical assistance through the Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance Program.
March 9, 2015
Route 66 by Bicycle: The Complete Guide
They call it America’s Main Street: Route 66, which traces a 2,248-mile paved path from Chicago to Santa Monica, California, is the archetypal American highway.