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U.S. Bicycle Routes are coming soon to California thanks to partnerships with its department of transportation (Caltrans) and over twenty dedicated volunteers.
Deltrece Daniels celebrated her way. On her 40th birthday, she volunteered for Bike Your Park Day and rode with friends old and new. Read more, get inspired, and start thinking about your way to ride two big events in 2018: Bike Travel Weekend and Bike Your Park Day.
From being barraged by grasshoppers to accidentally swallowing gnats, Olivia Round shared company with many insects during her cross-country solo adventure by bicycle. Surprisingly, her constant interactions with these tiny creatures didn’t detract from the experience. If anything, they added to it.
Fat bikes create new opportunities on sand and snow. They’ll also have you learning a few new tricks, and Nicholas Carman runs us through the details.
Golden Triangle Bike would love to show you Pittsburgh, the Great Allegheny Passage, and the C&O Canal Towpath. They’ve provided logistical support, trip planning, and bike/gear rentals for self-supported and guided touring in Pittsburgh since 2007.
Nicholas Carman wrote this for us a few years ago and it’s fun to look back out how fat bikes have evolved into today’s machines.
Cyclists have been asking us to bring all of our paper route maps to an app. And now we have! Plan and navigate the entire Adventure Cycling Route Network from your smartphone or tablet with Bicycle Route Navigator!
Do you love riding through our shared public lands? Do you wish they loved you back? Help Adventure Cycling advocate for better, safer cycling conditions in our parks today!
Bike Travel Weekend, June 1–3, is the perfect time to try a one- to two-night bike trip. Follow these six steps to your first Bike Travel Weekend trip.
Here’s a huge thanks to the 900+ new members who joined Adventure Cycling in January. We’re looking forward to helping you make your 2018 bicycle adventures a success!
Take a hardworking Adventure Cycling staff that knows how to play hard, add fat bikes and a Montana winter, and what do you get? You get a bunch of fat bikes on their Instagram accounts.
With Valentine’s Day just around the bend, you might want to check out new products in our Cyclosource store.
Choose your own adventure. Design a custom, guided tour with Adventure Cycling. Just get your friends together, decide what you’d like to do, and let Adventure Cycling take care of the rest.
This tiny mountain town is only accessible by snowshoe, ski, or snowmobile — seemed like the perfect opportunity to plan my first fat bike snowvernight.
After falling in love with bikes, she found herself in snow-packed Anchorage for the winter. Question: What to do? Answer: Fat bike!