Corporate Support

The Adventure Cycling Corporate Partnership Program is designed to meet the needs of businesses, bike manufacturers, equipment and clothing retailers, tourism bureaus, and other companies and organizations looking to create a more direct connection to Adventure Cycling and our members.

As a corporate partner of Adventure Cycling Association, your organization will gain access to a range of benefits tailored to different giving tiers. Your support will not only further our mission to promote cycling and create positive change but also provide unique opportunities for exclusive programming partnerships, broad marketing exposure, and turnkey event activation.

Adventure Cycling also partners with corporate members on special sponsorship opportunities. Corporate partnerships provide an acute marketing opportunity through the promotion of a specific campaign or event. Ongoing sponsorship opportunities include our annual U.S. Bicycle Route System campaign, Bike Travel Weekend, Bike Your Park Day, and other grassroots events around the country. Corporate members have also sponsored the creation of online video resources and the Adventure Cycling Route Network.

To explore the different tiers and their respective benefits, see the chart below which includes the annual donation amount to gain access for each. If you are interested in learning more, contact us at:

Corporate benefits and frequency are subject to change at any time.

Corporate Partnership Levels

  • Opportunity for Exclusive Programming Partnership with Exclusive Product Placement
  • Year-Long, Broad, Customized Marketing Package Across All Channels
  • National and Global Opportunities for Turnkey Event Activation
  • Free Full-Page Ad in Adventure Cyclist Magazine (a $4,500 value)
  • Advertising Discount of 30%
  • Membership Mailing to 5,000pc
  • Logo Placement in All 6 Issues of Adventure Cyclist Magazine
  • Online Recognition

All of our current corporate members believe in the mission of Adventure Cycling and support the work that we do. Please consider supporting these great sponsors as you gear up for your next bike adventure!

As a member of Adventure Cycling, you receive benefits that equate to 36% of the cost of your membership. Due to this, 64% of your membership dues support our nonprofit mission and are tax deductible.

Platinum Partners

Gold Partners


Looking for an easy way to get your bike and gear to your next adventure? Bikeflights is the best bicycle shipping service, trusted by riders worldwide. Get faster shipping, dedicated support and premium protection at less cost so that you can ship the best way, guaranteed. Check out for lots of bike shipping tips and tricks, and join the more than one million served — including thousands of fellow Adventure Cycling Association members — who have used Bikeflights to ship their bikes, wheels, e-bikes and gear with confidence since 2009.

Ortlieb USA is the exclusive US distributor of Ortlieb Outdoor Gear, Tubus Carrier Systems and Ultralight Bike Mirrors. Formed in 1998, Ortlieb USA is based in Auburn, Washington. Their products include a wide range of high-end outdoor gear, including backpacks, bicycle bags, camera bags and bicycle racks. Ortlieb is the world’s leading brand of waterproof premium equipment. All of their products are made in Germany.

Tout Terrain

Guided by experience, we build innovative products that enable individuals to explore. Tout Terrain bikes add excitement to every ride, because better bikes = better adventures = a better life. Through decades of experience, proven innovation, and a determination to help our customers discover more, we build bikes as unique as those who ride them—and tough enough for the world’s most demanding adventures.

Silver Partners

Atmos Financial

At Atmos Financial, your bank account does more than just hold money — it holds power. Power to earn competitive cash back on everyday purchases with their checking accounts, and power to watch your savings flourish with high-yield interest rates, all while supporting eco-friendly initiatives. Each transaction and every deposit with Atmos becomes a steadfast ally in the battle against climate change, directly financing the clean energy revolution with a focus on solar loans that empower homeowners to embrace renewable energy. Joining Atmos means joining a movement where your personal finance is intrinsically linked to the health of our planet. Your financial choices become a force for good, turning your savings into solar energy and your spending into sustainability.

Bedrock Sandals

Over the past eleven years Bedrock Sandals have been busy making their sandals more durable, adjustable, and capable. In 2016 they launched our innovative and award-winning Cairn model that is now the flagship of Bedrock Sandals. Along the way they have built their sandals in cabins, forts, and garages! Now our HQ is located in Missoula, Montana as we continue in our experiment of creating the modern adventure sandal.


ExperiencePlus! Bicycle Tours has been running international cycling tours longer than any other North American company. Launched in Italy in 1972, this Colorado-based company offers award-winning cycling tours in 20 countries on five continents that immerse travelers in local character. And as the industry has evolved, ExperiencePlus!’s roots as a family business have remained strong.

Gossamer Gear

Gossamer Gear is the ultralight OG – providing functional, ultralight backpacking and hiking gear for outdoor enthusiasts. For twenty-five years, we’ve been shedding every possible gram while elevating performance, comfort, and durability. We know that carrying less frees you to do more – more miles, more fun, and more awesome experiences.

Noble Invention Bike Touring

Noble Invention Bike Touring was created to offer cyclists like you – independent, adventurous explorers – the opportunity to bike the best trails on your own terms, with the expertise to ensure you’ll see the most scenic parts of the trail, stay at comfortable accommodations each night, and enjoy all the hidden, little-known treasures along the way. Noble Invention Bike Touring focuses on the best trails in the U.S. and exceptional customer service. Our commitment to seamless planning by our skilled staff, and stringent research of all trails and services sets us apart from the competition.

Bronze Partners


Since 1924, Abus has provided the good feeling of security worldwide. Engineered in Germany, ABUS security products are the highest quality, incredibly reliable, easy to operate, and offer a long service.

Big Agnes

Named for a peak in the nearby Mt. Zirkel Wilderness, Big Agnes®, Inc. is located in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, and produces award-winning sleeping bags, pads, tents and insulated apparel.  Big Agnes is the exclusive distributor of Helinox trekking poles and camp furniture in North and South America.


Created by Gates Corporation, a global leader in belt drive technologies, Gates Carbon Drive is the best high-mileage bicycle drive on the market. Whether you’re an urban commuter, rugged mountain biker, eBike rider, or casual cruiser, Gates Carbon Drive has a solution.

The HeartCycle Bicycle Touring Club is a non-profit Colorado corporation in its 46th year of providing bicycle tours. The club is organized and run by volunteers who enjoy the challenge and the fun of cycle touring and want to share their enthusiasm. They promotes multi-day, SAG supported road bike tours domestically and overseas.  Check out our website and sign up for one of our tours!

Planet Bike

Planet Bike was born from the heart of cyclists and our goal is to create innovative products that make it easier and safer for people to ride bicycles. The products we design are rooted in this dream. Riding through day, night, heat, cold, rain, and snow helps us come up with practical products that make sense and work.


Although the tech savvy know Waterfield Designs for its quality bags for laptops, tablets, and gaming consoles, the company also makes one-of-a-kind cycling products. Developed for cyclists by cyclists, the company’s jersey pocket riding kits, cycling totes, and messenger bags make riding more comfortable, efficient, and convenient. Made in USA.


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