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May 24, 2016
Build the USBRS with Surly
Build the USBRS with Surly

Surly Bikes offers a $1000 match challenge in Adventure Cycling's Build it. Bike it. Be a part of it. campaign to grow the U.S. Bicycle Route System (USBRS).

May 23, 2016
Follow the USBRS with OpenCycleMaps
Follow the USBRS with Open Cycle Maps

What if there was an interactive, digital map of every bicycle route that has ever been established? Learn all about OpenCycleMap here ...

May 22, 2016
National Parks Package Looking for a Good Home
National Parks Package Looking for a Good Home

Donate now for the chance to win the National Parks Package: a Burley “Nomad” trailer, Road Holland jersey, and a National Park Service pass. And there are USBR 76 goodies for donating and a chance to win a Salsa Marrakesh touring bike.

May 19, 2016
Interview With Adventure Cycling Cartographer Nathan Taylor About The New Texas Hill Country Loop
Interview with Cartographer Nathan Taylor

I recently sat down with Adventure Cycling Cartographer Nathan Taylor to chat with him about the project that has been occupying his time for the past year, the development of Adventure Cycling’s exciting new Texas Hill Country Loop.

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May 18, 2016
Adventure Cycling's National Bike Travel Weekend Tops 10,000 Participants in All 50 States
Adventure Cycling's National Bike Travel Weekend Tops 10,000 Participants in All 50 States

For early June: the biggest weekend of bicycle travel, celebrating 40 years of Adventure Cycling Association,  surpasses 800 trips and  10,000 participants -- and the numbers are growing.

April 3, 2016
New GPS Data for TransAm -- America's Bicycle Route
New GPS Data for TransAm -- America's Bicycle Route

Adventure Cycling’s original 4,228-mile cross-country route gets a digital update — modern data for the modern traveling cyclist on America’s Bicycle Route.

February 26, 2016
4 Montana state parks will help efforts to cater to bicycling tourists

Bicycling campers will find areas constructed specifically for them at four western Montana state parks – Whitefish Lake, Wayfarers in Bigfork, and Placid Lake and Salmon Lake near Seeley Lake.

November 13, 2015
Enter to win and participate in an Adventure Cycling educational tour |

Adventure Cycling Association is now accepting submissions for the third annual Young Adult Bike Travel Scholarship program. This year, four winners will get the chance to participate in an Adventure Cycling educational course, win cool gear, and more.

Tags: Young Adult Bicycle Travel Scholarship
November 12, 2015
Adventure Cycling to host National Bike Travel Weekend

Adventure Cycling Association invites people of all ages and abilities to join National Bike Travel Weekend: the largest-ever weekend of bicycle travel across America and Canada—June 3-5, 2016—by registering an overnight bike trip or joining an existing one.

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November 3, 2015
Alex Strickland named editor-in-chief at Adventure Cyclist as Deme becomes executive editor | Bicycle Retailer and Industry News

Alex Strickland named editor-in-chief at Adventure Cyclist as Deme becomes executive editor.

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October 23, 2015
Cochise County key link in newly designated U.S. Bicycle Route 9 - Tucson News Now

On September 24, 2015, Arizona became part of the United States Cycling Route System, an interstate network of designated cycling routes spanning 11,424 miles of roadway in 23 states and the District of Columbia.

Tags: USBR 90
October 16, 2015
ADOT designates cross-state bike route - Mohave Daily News: News

It’s a special kind of person who considers several days of long-distance bicycling a vacation. So, the Arizona Department of Transportation designated a cross-state bicycle route that would make the vacations for special people, like Heitz and her friends, much more enjoyable.

Tags: USBR 90
October 11, 2015
U.S. Bike Route 10 officially opens - Bonner County Daily Bee: Local News

Riding a bicycle from Oldtown to Clark Fork is now a reality following a ribbon cutting to kick off U.S. Bike Route 10 Friday afternoon.

Tags: USBR 10
October 11, 2015
Nickel Plate Trail joins national bike route from Canada - Kokomo Tribune: News

The Nickle Plate Trail, along with dozens of miles of roads in Howard and Tipton counties, has been designated to be part of a national bike route that runs from Canada to Kentucky.

Tags: USBR 35
October 10, 2015
Interstate bicycling route designated in Vermont : Times Argus Online

A national bicycling organization has designated a new trail starting from Pownal and continuing north to Canada as the first U.S. Bicycle Route in Vermont.

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.

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? Read More

About Adventure Cycling Association

Join us for a yearlong 40th anniversary celebration, including bike overnights throughout North America, rides in national and state parks, and an extraordinary weekend celebration at our headquarters in Missoula, Montana. Click below for more info: