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July 22, 2014
Discovering Hospitality
Discovering Hospitality

On his epic journey across America, Aaron has been experiencing hospitality on a level he "never could have dreamed and didn't realize still existed".

July 18, 2014
In Praise of Bananas
In Praise of Bananas

What a marvelous food is the banana — sweet calories packaged in an easy-opening, biodegradable container.  Slather a whole bunch with peanut butter, wash it all down with a carton of milk, and it's all the fuel I need for a long day's bike ride.
 

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July 8, 2014
Adventure Cycling fundraising campaign exceeds goal | Bicycle Retailer and Industry News
National Bike Month initiative raises $160,000 for the U.S. Bicycle Route System.
May 27, 2014
Thunder Island Brewing gets ready for summer with long-distance bike stories | OregonLive.com
The stories are as interesting as the photographs on display at Thunder Island Brewing in Cascade Locks, in the traveling Bicycle Eclectic Portrait Exhibit. The black-and-white portraits of long-distance cyclists were made beginning in 1982, when Adventure Cycling co-founder Greg Siple began recording the parade of cycle-tourists dropping by his office in Missoula, Mont. That was the start of the National Bicycle Touring Portrait Collection.
May 27, 2014
National leaders visit Chattanooga to promote, spur biking connectivity and tourism
This week, three national leaders came to Chattanooga to participate in meetings on how to better connect the city with cycling routes, which would give tourists another reason to visit the Scenic City and bolster the local economy.
June 24, 2014
Adventure Cycling Campaign Raises Over $160,000 for U.S. Bicycle Route System

Missoula, Montana, June 24, 2014 — Adventure Cycling Association's fifth annual Build It. Bike It. Be a Part of It. campaign raised more than $160,000 for the U.S. Bicycle Route System (USBRS) during National Bike Month (May 2014).

June 17, 2014
U.S. Bicycle Route System Adds 800+ Miles of New Routes

MISSOULA, MONTANA, June 17, 2014 — Adventure Cycling Association and the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) today announced that AASHTO's Special Committee on U.S. Route Numbering has approved more than 800 miles of new routes: U.S. Bicycle Route 1 in Massachusetts, U.S. Bicycle Route 10 in Washington State, U.S. Bicycle Route 50 in Ohio, U.S. Bicycle Routes 36 and 37 in Illinois, and U.S. Bicycle Route 50 in the District of Columbia. The U.S. Bicycle Route System (USBRS) now encompasses 6,790 miles of routes across the nation.

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Adventure Cycling Association depends on a highly productive and creative staff to accomplish the multifaceted programming and services that we offer in support of America's traveling cyclists.

Membership Marketing Coordinator

Adventure Cycling Association seeks an energetic, well-organized, and detail-oriented person to fill the role of Membership Marketing Coordinator in the Membership Department. This is a unique opportunity for a self-starter with initiative to join a growing membership program. We seek a team player, with a marketing background with an enthusiasm for cycling and bicycle travel. The position is based at Adventure Cycling’s headquarters in beautiful and bike-friendly Missoula, Montana.

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Development Director

Adventure Cycling Association seeks an energetic, well-organized, and goal-oriented person to serve as our leader on development and fundraising. This is a unique opportunity to grow the resource base for North America’s largest bicycling membership group, at a time when our members and donors are becoming more supportive than ever of Adventure Cycling’s mission and project work. We seek a team player who loves to raise (and help others raise) financial resources for good causes – in our case, bicycling and bicycle travel. The position is based at Adventure Cycling's headquarters in beautiful and bike-friendly Missoula, Montana.

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Communications Director

Adventure Cycling Association seeks a creative, well organized, and detail-oriented person to fill the role of Communications Director. This is an extraordinary opportunity for a self-starter with initiative to boost the profile of Adventure Cycling and bike travel nationally and even globally. The ideal candidate will be a team player with outstanding project management skills who works well in a fast-paced environment, meets deadlines and works well under pressure. The candidate will also be creative in brand development and application, as well as public relations. We are looking for individuals who have experience in public relations, marketing, video production, and experience with strategy and management of websites, social-media channels, and e-communications, as well as an enthusiasm for cycling and bicycle travel. The position is based at Adventure Cycling’s headquarters in beautiful and bike-friendly Missoula, Montana.

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Become a Tour Leader

Adventure Cycling Association’s tours department is always searching for energetic, enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and experienced tour leaders and staff for all of our tour offerings. Do you have what it takes to become one of our expert tour leaders?

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About Adventure Cycling Association

As a nonprofit organization, Adventure Cycling Association's mission is to inspire and empower people to travel by bicycle. Established in 1973 as Bikecentennial, we are the premier bicycle-travel organization in North America with more than 35 years of experience and 47,000 members.

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