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We’re so close! Can you help us reach the $175,000 finish line? Every dollar helps and you could win a Sand County touring bike by Advocate Cycles.
Today, Irvine, California is matching your donation, dollar for dollar. Donate today to the U.S. Bicycle Route System!
Guest blogger, Charlie Otto asks, "What if there was an interactive, digital map of every bicycle route that has ever been established and you could use the route data on your phone or digital device?" Learn all about using OpenCycleMap's downloadable data and start exploring U.S. Bicycle Routes.
Wondering about tubeless tire technology for touring? Today, Stan’s No Tubes is matching your U.S. Bicycle Route System campaign donation and providing information about how their products could save you headaches and make your ride more comfortable and efficient.
Today, Exodus Travels will match your donation, dollar for dollar. Donate to our campaign for the the U.S. Bicycle Route System and double the money!
If you’re looking to build bicycle tourism in your community, check out these new bicycle tourism resources to help get you started.
For a second time during this campaign, Osprey Packs is offering a $1000 match challenge. Donate today to the U.S. Bicycle Route System and let Osprey Packs make your donation go even further.
Tripsite.com has generously offered a $1000 match challenge to our campaign to build the U.S.Bicycle Route System (USBRS)! Donate today to have your donation matched by Tripsite.com. PLUS, Tripsite.com is pledging $40 to the campaign for every booking from USBRS supporters! Check the blog to find out more!
Pennsylvania will soon designate 163 miles of U.S. Bicycle Route 50 and what a route! Here are five excellent reasons to ride USBR 50 in Pennsylvania.
The U.S. Bicycle Route System is an amazing 50,000 mile project, but don't take our word for it. Listen to these cyclists from around the country about why they support building the U.S. Bicycle Route System.
Today, Stanley, Idaho is matching your donation, dollar for dollar. Donate today to the U.S. Bicycle Route Campaign!
Minnesota’s newly designated USBR 41, also called the North Star Route, runs 315 miles from Saint Paul to Canada, including a long stretch along the shore of Lake Superior. Be sure to check out the many attractions listed here.
Interested in touring Europe by bicycle? Let BikeTours.com help. They’ve developed unique relationships with locals in the areas that interest you. And today, BikeTours.com is matching your donation to the United States Bicycle Route Campaign 3 to 1! You're donation goes 3x further!
There are many reasons why designating U.S. Bicycle Routes is good for your community and state. Here are the top 10 ways that the U.S. Bicycle Route System (USBRS) benefits everyone in America.
And thanks to your generosity, we’re building the U.S. Bicycle Route System, mile by mile.
Tripsite.com 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). Donate today to have your donation matched by Tripsite.com
Every spring and fall the U.S. Bicycle Route System grows a little bit bigger when new routes, and often new states, are added. Read about the updates here and find out why we're celebrating.
Cascade Bicycle Club believes in the mission of the U.S. Bicycle Route System (USBRS), and they’ve decided to sponsor a $1,000 match challenge.
Exodus Travels has seen the great success of the Build It. Bike It. Be a Part of It. campaign and the growth of the U.S. Bicycle Route System (USBRS) and is sponsoring a $1,000 match challenge. Read all about Exodus Travels’ extensive offerings here ...
Celebrate USBRS 7 with Adventure Cycling!
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).
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.
Planet Bike has seen the great success of the Build It. Bike It. Be a Part of It. campaign and the growth of the U.S. Bicycle Route System (USBRS) and is sponsoring a $1,000 match challenge to keep the momentum going. Donate now to have your contribution matched by Planet Bike!
The U.S. Bicycle Route System has reached some major milestones lately. Here are a few of the more recent ones.
Getting the USBR 10 officially approved involved getting 18 cities and towns, seven counties, and a handful of transportation districts and federal officials’ approval — no easy task!