Bike Shop Membership

When you become a Member Shop with Adventure Cycling Association, you will be connected to the 46,500 members of the largest recreational cycling association in the United States. Join today!

Adventure Cycling is an extension of what we do, but on a greater scale with awesome routes and support that our customers have come to love being a part of. We have several customers who have gone to Alaska more than once and ridden across the country on ten-day and fourteen-day rides. The more they ride their bikes, the more they come to our shop. As a bicycle retailer, that is what we want. — Santos Trailhead Bicycle Shop, Inc., 6-year member

Our members are not just cyclists but some of the most dedicated and active users of two-wheeled transportation in America. 

  • 90% of our members road bike, 55% commute by bike, and 47% ride on dirt.
  • The current economic situation has yet to have a significant impact on the plans that our members have made for bike vacations. 67% had planned to take a bike vacation and will still go, and only 2% had planned to go, but won’t. Another 12% will just vacation closer to home.
  • Over 91% of our members do their cycling related shopping at their local bike shop.
  • 82% of our members own 3 or more bicycles.

Bike shop membership includes:

  • An annual subscription to Adventure Cyclist magazine, nine issues total.
  • Wholesale pricing on all Adventure Cycling Route Network maps with over 42,180 miles of bicycle routes.
  • A 25% discount on display ads placed in Adventure Cyclist magazine.
  • BikE-news email, full of helpful tips, information and ideas to pass on to your staff and customers.
  • Access to our database of over 200,000 cyclists for promotional mailings in your area.
  • A specially designed shop display filled with bicycle-travel materials to share with your customers.
  • Tax benefits — Adventure Cycling is a 501(c)3 charitable organization. Each payment of membership dues, over $14 per year, is tax-deductible. All donations are tax-deductible.
  • Support for cycling in America. Your membership helps us to create more bicycle routes and to inspire and empower people to travel by bicycle.

Become a bike shop member today!

Photo by Greg Siple