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New Departures

With input from our leaders, staff, and Adventure Cycling members, we are always developing new routes and adventures to offer you. Here are the tours we have recently added to our lineup. Grab a seat and come along for the ride. In our New Departures, you'll also see some of our returning favorites which may not have been offered the previous year.

Photo by Mike Lessard

Alaska Great Northern Adventure
Alaska Great Northern Adventure

Self Contained. A multimodal adventure deep in the heart of Alaska beginning with a ferry ride along the coastal tail of this wild state.

Allegheny Mountains Gravel Loop
Allegheny Mountains Gravel Loop

Van Supported. The Allegheny Mountains Loop lets you experience the beauty of these stunning mountains and offers a wide variety of riding types. After this amazing experience, you are certain to appreciate why West Virginia is affectionately called the “Mountain State.”

Atlantic Coast
Atlantic Coast

Van Supported. This van-supported grand tour of the Atlantic Coast leads past battlefields, our country’s earliest European settlements, and a handful of major cities. So much more than a 63-day, 2,800-mile bike tour up the Eastern Seaboard — this tour is a history lesson on the go, where the past comes to life in dynamic ways.

Cape Cod Family Adventure
Cape Cod Family Adventure

Fully Supported. It’s more than a family vacation, it’s a Family Adventure! Make new friends and experience four days of family-friendly activities while cycling, swimming, stand-up paddleboarding, hiking, bird-watching, and camping, all while exploring beautiful Cape Cod.

Cycle Montana - Missoula to Bozeman
Cycle Montana - Missoula to Bozeman

Fully Supported. On this stunning weeklong tour, you'll experience Big Sky Country in all its glory. We'll travel through spectacular mountain ranges and broad scenic valleys, enjoy quiet roads, and explore terrain that boasts loads of history and hosts more cattle than humans.

Florida Keys
Florida Keys

Self Contained. Get a second dose of summer with this Sunshine State ride. You can smile wide as you ride knowing you're enjoying 387 miles of sunny, warm weather!

Four Days of Canaan
Four Days of Canaan

Self Contained. Explore the dirt trails and gravel roads of a national wildlife refuge, national forest, two state parks, and more in this part of West Virginia known locally as "a little bit of Canada gone astray" and made famous in mountain biking lore by the 24 Hours of Canaan race.

Grand Canyon of Pennsylvania
Grand Canyon of Pennsylvania

Self Contained. Immerse yourself in a long weekend of cycling and camping in the spectacular Pine Creek Gorge of central Pennsylvania. Come join the challenge and fun of pedaling on an entirely car-free trail through the Grand Canyon of Pennsylvania, and gain a new natural perspective of this beautiful part of our country.

Great Allegheny Passage
Great Allegheny Passage

Van Supported. Enjoy a long weekend of car-free riding on one of Pennsylvania’s most popular rail trails. Exchange the bustling urban center of Pittsburgh for the rolling highlands of Ohiopyle State Park and southern Pennsylvania’s vital river systems. Witness the history of the area’s once thriving coal industry, and the great push for conservation and preservation that has taken its place.

Great Divide Montana
Great Divide Montana

Self Contained. The world's longest mountain bike route is over 20 years old and better than ever. Ride the Great Divide's spectacular Montana section and see why Outside magazine called it one of the "Best Backcountry Adventure Trips in America."

Greater Yellowstone and the Tetons
Greater Yellowstone and the Tetons

Van Supported. This great tour reaches nearly 11,000 feet on the Beartooth Highway, cycles through America's first national park and the world's first such preserve, which was established in 1872 and covers an area of 3,468 square miles, and visits the magnificent Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone's neighbor to the south.

Lake Champlain
Lake Champlain

Self Contained. Lake Champlain and the picturesque views that it offers is the perfect spot for a relaxed, long-weekend getaway. By bike and boat, we'll loop around the lake, catching views and creating memories from both Vermont and New York.

Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe

Inn to Inn. Crisp mountain air, stunning vistas, and a pristine alpine lake — what more could you want out of an epic weekend on two wheels? On this long weekend tour, we’ll enjoy the altitude of the Sierra Nevadas as we circumnavigate the stunning Lake Tahoe, the largest alpine lake in North America!

Montana Divide Gravel
Montana Divide Gravel

Inn to Inn. Enjoy the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route like never before with indoor lodging every night. This epic section of the route through Montana is one of our favorites, and participants rave about it every year!

Montana's Red Meadow Ramble Gravel
Montana's Red Meadow Ramble Gravel

Self Contained. A long-weekend gravel adventure for any thrill seeker. Spend some time riding the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route in northern Montana on this epic microadventure.

Patagonia AZ Gravel
Patagonia AZ Gravel

Van Supported. Some of the best spring and fall gravel riding in the U.S. can be found outside southern Arizona's small, eclectic town of Patagonia, and we'll hit the dirt on this long-weekend gravel adventure.

Sunshine and Space Coast
Sunshine and Space Coast

Van Supported. The Sunshine and Space Coast tour is a great way to see more of what Florida has to offer besides crowded theme parks. This tour will give you a backroad look at a quieter side of the Sunshine State and finish with a spectacular view of the Atlantic Ocean. Possibly even a rocket launch! And what's more, our van will do the heavy lifting.

TransVirginia Gravel
TransVirginia Gravel

Van Supported. Explore Virginia's best backcountry riding on unpaved and touring routes. From the beautiful countryside of the Shenandoah Valley to Virginia's loftiest vistas and two of Virginia's most popular rail trails, the TransVirginia Route takes the road less traveled.

 

Tour Team Top Picks

Death Valley
Death Valley

Van Supported. Pedal past sand dunes, hot springs, canyons, rock formations, and an incredible variety of plant and animal life as we explore the maze of wildly eroded and colorful badlands that are Death Valley.

Patagonia AZ Gravel
Patagonia AZ Gravel

Van Supported. Some of the best spring and fall gravel riding in the U.S. can be found outside southern Arizona's small, eclectic town of Patagonia, and we'll hit the dirt on this long-weekend gravel adventure.

Texas Hill Country
Texas Hill Country

Fully Supported. If you’ve been led to believe the Lone Star State is pancake flat, this weeklong bike tour through the rolling Texas Hill Country will prove otherwise. Plus, you’ll love the dazzling displays of spring wildflowers and Texas barbecue.