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January 30, 2015
Minneapolis' Stone Arch Bridge: What's not to Love?
Minneapolis' Stone Arch Bridge: What's not to Love?

The Stone Arch Bridge in Minneapolis is only 2100 feet long. Yet it took me over an hour to pedal my way from one end to the other. The bridge used to carry trains over this span of the Mississippi. Today (especially when the sun is out) it carries throngs of locals and visitors.

January 29, 2015
Call to Action: Bicycle Route 66
Call to Action: Bicycle Route 66

Over the next few days we are sending the Bicycle Route 66 maps to the printer. Unfortunately, we still do not have a satisfactory resolution with District 8 of Caltrans over access to the stretch of Interstate 40 between Needles and Barstow, California, where it is illegal to ride a bicycle.

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January 12, 2015
Adventure Cycling Opens 2015 Young Adult Bike Travel Scholarships

MISSOULA, MONTANA, January 12, 2015 — Adventure Cycling Association is now accepting submissions for the Young Adult Bike Travel Scholarship. Two successful candidates will be selected to participate in one of Adventure Cycling’s 2015 educational courses.

December 16, 2014
U.S. Bicycle Route System grows to over 8,000 miles

Missoula, Montana, December 16, 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 1,253 miles of new U.S. Bicycle Routes (USBRs).

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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.

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.

Production Designer

Adventure Cycling Association seeks a creative, well-organized, and detail-oriented person to fill the role of Production Designer. This is a unique opportunity for a self-starter with initiative to join Adventure Cycling Association. The ideal candidate will be a team player who works well in a fast-paced environment, meets deadlines and works well under pressure. The candidate will ideally have some experience in graphic design 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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