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Itching for inspiration? We have five free items to help you turn bike travel dreams into realities. Request information from Adventure Cycling, and we’ll pack it up and have it sent to your door.
We have a winner! Meet Metal Mike, winner of the versatile Giant Revolt 1 adventure bicycle. Read his story and find out how you can win one of ten Salsa Marrakesh touring bikes in 2016.
Things that go together. Peanut butter and Jelly. Milk and cookies. Beer & Bike Tours.
Seven hints to help make bike travel better.
Let Josh tell you about the time things didn't go quite right on a bicycle tour ...
Here's a little bit of everything: Winter riding tips, botox, winter tire options, a Cygolite give-away, a Salsa Marrakesh give-away, and a chance to grab one of our fine Adventure Cycling calendars when you join Adventure Cycling.
When you join Adventure Cycling today, we’ll include you in our Salsa Marrakesh bike giveaway. Join today for your chance to win!
Adventure Cycling’s January Member Drive has officially begun. First-time members who join online in the month of January will receive a free 2016 Adventure Cycling calendar with their membership packet, entry into our Salsa Marrakesh bike giveaway, as well as entry into our weekly product giveaways — compliments or our corporate sponsors.
Join or renew your Adventure Cycling membership at the regular price and you can give as many holiday gift memberships as you like for half the price.
There's a lot to look forward to in the year 2016. Our National Parks will be celebrating 100 years of operation, Zoolander 2 will hit theaters, and Adventure Cycling is turning forty. What does this all mean? It means Pendleton will be selling a ton of blankets, I'll be going to a movie theater for the first time this decade, and this will be a year you don't want to miss an Adventure Cycling guided tour.
Join or renew your Adventure Cycling membership at the regular price and you can give as many holiday gift memberships as you like for half-price.
Whether it's a public library, high school library, or university library, you can stock Adventure Cyclist magazine on their shelves for just $20 per year through our Adopt a Library program. Who knows, that simple gift on your behalf could plant the seed that grows the next generation of adventure cyclists in your community.
Local bike clubs and neighborhood bike shops get folks on bikes and we want to support them. Adventure Cycling offers memberships tailored specifically for shops and clubs. Help us spread the word and help them understand your needs as a touring cyclist.
The Adventure Cycling 2016 Calendar arrived in our office this week, and we've got two ways for you to get your hands on a copy!
Looking for a bike club in your area? Adventure Cycling has taken the guesswork out of your search by implementing a new, interactive map featuring our Member Clubs. Try it out...
We're giving away a Scicon Aerocomfort 2.0 bike travel bag, a $650 value, and you've got until 5:30 p.m. MST on Sunday, August 9, 2016 to take one of three actions for your chance to win! Read more...
If you're up for adventure this summer, we've got you covered with free materials that will help you plan and execute your trip. Request information from Adventure Cycling, and we'll pack it up and have it sent to your door. Here's what we've got on offer:
Success doesn't happen by accident, and we have a lot of people to thank for the success of our recent June 2015 Member Drive, which saw us gain more than 200 new members.
Looking for a bike shop tailored to your touring needs? Adventure Cycling has taken the guesswork out of your shop search by implementing a new, interactive map that features our 240+ Member Shops.
This post is part of a series spotlighting Adventure Cycling's Corporate Members. These companies support our mission and programs and do some cool stuff of their own.
To help you keep your energy levels topped off throughout the week, we've got an assortment of CLIF Bar nutritional products for one lucky winner. To enter this drawing, we only ask that you do one of three things before 5:30pm MST, Friday, May 15th:
Adventure Cycling offers specific memberships tailored specially for your local bike club and neighborhood bike shop. Local clubs and shops are key players in getting more folks on bicycles and we want to support them in that effort. We offer benefits that help bike shops and clubs connect with our members, stay informed about what's new in bike touring, and share their knowledge with the cycling community.