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Adventure Cycling Calendar of Events

Mission in Action

  • Looking for the latest about the U.S. Bicycle Route System? Our quarterly newsletter keeps you updated about progress across the country, including information from our many partners and ways you can be more involved.

  • Life membership is a one-time contribution that comes with all the Adventure Cycling membership benefits... for life! Life members also receive a custom embroidered Adventure Cycling jacket. Contributions are used for special projects including work to update our geographic information systems, bringing bike travel into the new decade!

  • Will you support connecting more people through the life changing power of bike travel? Your gift creates opportunities for cyclists to connect to amazing places and people! Join the effort and donate today!

  • On Thursday, November 14, Kansas DOT unveiled the new signs which will be installed along U.S. Bicycle Routes 66 and 76. This is the culmination of months of work by Adventure Cycling and countless volunteers. The signs will be in the ground in time for next year's riding season.

  • With the designations of U.S. Bicycle Route 501 in Maine and U.S. Bicycle Route 50 in West Virginia, the U.S. Bicycle Route System now includes 27 states and over 14,000 miles of federally-approved bike travel routes!

“Adventure Cycling has tons of information on touring, making it easy for even a first timer to take on anything from a single over night to extended tours.”
Peter W. - Seguin, TX

Adventure Cycling's mission is to inspire, empower and connect people to travel by bicycle. You belong with us.

Adventure Cyclist magazine is dedicated to bicycle travel in all forms. When you join, you'll get nine issues chock-full of bicycle touring tips and inspiring places to ride.

There are a wealth of cycling resources and discounts available to members. You are also supporting the creation of better cycling conditions through the advocacy work of the organization, and the building of the largest cycling network in the world.

Members receive 25%- 30% off the 48,629 miles of Adventure Cycling printed bicycle maps. With turn-by-turn instructions, we have a lifetime of places to ride just for you!

Adventure Cycling Highlights
Renew your membership, and give gift membership for half off!
Join us in March to pedal past sand dunes, hot springs, canyons, rock formations, and a variety of flora and fauna. You’ll explore the maze of wildly eroded and colorful badlands that are Death Valley.
Greg Siple Award for Young Adult Bike Travel
Check out these exclusive member discounts. You’ll find opportunities for tours, bicycle equipment, apparel, hotel rooms and more.
Adventure Cycling offers gravel and dirt bike tours!
Get your bicycle travel questions answered by fellow cyclists. Find out about bike routes and maps in the US and abroad, cycling communities, and regional cycling information.
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Become an ambassador for Adventure Cycling and communicate your passion for bicycle travel by giving a presentation to people in your community.
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We can do more together than we can alone. Your generous contribution will enable us to power better bicycle travel.
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We focus our efforts on four key aspects of bicycle travel: more miles of connected routes, easier access to routes, safer conditions, and more bike-friendly services.
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