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January 27, 2015
Beyond Gladys: Women's Cycling in Portland and Female-Focused Shops
Beyond Gladys: Women's Cycling in Portland and Female-Focused Shops

By Ellee Thalheimer. In the February issue of Adventure Cyclist Ellee Thalheimer looked at Gladys Bikes, a female-focused shop in Portland, Oregon, and owner Leah Benson's take on cycling retail. Here are a few other female-focused shops around the country, as well as a look at women's cycling groups in bike-mad Portland.

January 26, 2015
6 Reasons to ride Death Valley
6 Reasons to ride Death Valley

Death Valley is a land of many extremes. Although the name sounds dark, the valley is filled with flora and fauna in addition to cyclists that come to explore the low traffic, dry conditions and barreness. Here are my 6 reasons for visiting Death Valley by 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.
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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.

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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