Adventure Cycling

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The Adventure Cycling Route Network hits 50,000 miles long with the release of the new Parks, Peaks, and Prairies Route, filling in the scenic gap between Yellowstone and Minneapolis through the historic Black Hills of South Dakota. Find out more about route highlights, rolling roads, separated bike paths, and how long the mountains-to-prairie connector has been on the minds of ACA cartographers.
Jun 29, 2020
They approach as strangers and leave as friends; they make us feel at home when we're far away from everything that is familiar. They are the heart of the bike travel community, even though many of them may never have traveled by bike. Trail ...
Ride your bike during the weekend of September 25 - 27, 2020 for Bike Travel Weekend and Bike Your Park Day. Create your own ride and choose when you go, who you go with, and where you go or join an existing ride. Everyone who creates a ride or joins ...
May 13, 2020
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Hundreds of members responded to our recent survey asking how the pandemic is affecting their bicycle travel plans. Read the results and add your own response.
May 6, 2020
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If you’ve traveled anywhere on your bike, you’ve likely met a Trail Angel. The stranger who offers you a place to stay when you had no other options, or someone who helped with critical bike repairs in the middle of nowhere. We want to ...
Apr 30, 2020
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The USBRS is growing - one road agency or community at a time. We break down the what and the how in three states that are working on their first U.S. Bicycle Routes.
Apr 28, 2020
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2019 winner of the Greg Siple Award for Young Adult Bicycle Travel, Mary McGowan, taught  bikepacking skills to high school students. 
Mar 30, 2020
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Cyclist fatalities are on the rise while motorist fatalities are decreasing. So what are we doing about it? Here are three ways Adventure Cycling is advocating for safer roads for bike travel.
Advocating for better bike travel conditions won't work without you! Taking action is one way your voice can make a difference, whether it's commenting on a park plan or contacting your political representative. Here are five simple tips that will ...
Rumble strips have been a growing problem for bicyclists over the last decade. But a new state ranking and best practices guide will set bicycle safety standards that we can use to advocate transportation decision makers.   
Jan 22, 2020
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