Bicycle Auctions

Advocate Cycles and Adventure Cycling have teamed up for our 40th anniversary to create two very special, limited-editi0n bicycles: the Sand County and the Seldom Seen. 

The auction has ended! Stay tuned for more ways to win one of these bikes. In the meantime, learn more about them below. 


The Sand County

The Sand County is a road-touring, chromoly steel bike that includes a custom paint job, Advocate Cycles headtube badge, and front and rear integrated racks. Along the top tube is a decal of Adventure Cycling’s TransAmerica Trail route map. Bidding on this bike starts on September 17th! 


The Seldom Seen

The Seldom Seen is a bikepacking-style chromoly steel bike that includes a custom paint job, Advocate Cycles custom headtube badge, and an integrated framebags. Along the top tube, you’ll find a decal of Adventure Cycling’s Idaho Hot Springs Mountain Bike Route. Bidding on this bike will begin on September 17th! 


Read more about Advocate Cycle’s partnership with Adventure Cycling in a blog Advocate co-founder Odia Wood-Krueger recently wrote recapping the Montana Bicycle Celebration >>

Read “Advocate Cycles Previews Two New Touring Bikes” on Bicycle Times >>


Advocate Cycles is a Minnesota-based bike company that exists solely to create innovative bicycles and deliver 100% of profits from the company back to cycling advocacy efforts (through the Specific Benefit Corporation (SBC) model, also known as a “B Corp”). They support organizations, projects, and initiatives that have positive outcomes for cycling, such as IMBA, Adventure Cycling, World Bicycle Relief, and People for Bikes. More at


Special thanks to Advocate Cycles for creating and donating these limited-edition commemorative bikes! All items have been donated free of charge, and all funds raised will support our nonprofit mission and programs.