Executive Director Jim Sayer visiting NPR studios in DC

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Adventure Cycling in the News

January 9, 2015
New Michigan bike route on U.S.-2 Expands!
The state now has 1,008 miles of official bicycle routes approved by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials and the Adventure Cycling Association.
January 6, 2015
National Groups Approve 193-mile UP Bike Trail
IRON MOUNTAIN, MICH. (AP) -- Michigan has a new officially recognized bicycle trail that extends 193 miles across the Upper Peninsula.
January 5, 2015
Tour of Montana and the Montana Bicycle Festival
Montana will join the ranks of U.S. cities hosting professional cycling events in 2015 with the inaugural Tour of Montana.
January 1, 2015
USGS' new mountain bike maps inspire future rides
The Missoula-based Adventure Cycling Association also has been busy cataloging bike maps nationwide for publication. In the past month, the ...
January 1, 2015
Fat bikes let you cruise on snow & sand
For most cyclists, the onset of winter's blustery weather usually means putting the bike away until spring. But not anymore.
December 22, 2014
U.S. Bike Route System Expands to more than 8,000 miles making cross-country biking a whole lot easier.
MISSOULA - The Adventure Cycling Association based in Missoula announced the approval of 1,253 miles of new bicycle routes in 5 different states.
December 22, 2014
Helena couple rides the Continental Divide Trail
On Sept. 10, when Helena natives Ashley Holshue and Sam Orsello pedaled into Columbus, New Mexico with 2,934 miles passionately engraved into their treads, they felt the inexorable truth behind Hemingway’s words.
December 22, 2014
Casey Greene, Adventure Cycling's Cartographer featured in Bike Magazine
Pioneering the ‘Packbiking” Discipline One man's quest for remote alpine adventures breeds a movement.
December 3, 2014
Jim Sayer and Annette Stahelin head to Bicycling Event Directors Conference
PHILADELPHIA (BRAIN) — Pat Cunnane, president and CEO of Advanced Sports International, will be the keynote speaker this Saturday at the Bicycling Event Directors Conference. Michael Nutter, Philadelphia's mayor and a longtime supporter of bicycle advocacy in the city, is expected to welcome attendees.
December 3, 2014
10 Indicators that Bicycle Travel and Tourism are Booming — and Changing | Adventure Cycling Association
Missoula, Montana, November 4, 2014 — As 2014 winds down, bicycle tourism and travel continue to zoom upward – and around the planet. In its third biennial survey, Adventure Cycling Association has found that the bicycle tourism sector in the U.S., and globally, is becoming more prominent, more lucrative, and is changing to meet consumer demands.