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Sneak Peek: Route Planning

Planning a cross-country bike trip is no small feat. Our tentative route uses many sections mapped by the Adventure Cycling Association. Highlights include Glacier National Park, Niagara Falls, and a brief jaunt through Canada, making this the first transnational Coast to Coast for a Cure.


Do you wanna come on down to the city of Missoula? On a summer day, the Clark Fork River’s gonna cool ya

Note: This post was originally written on August 9th, 2014. The blog went on a bit of a hiatus!

The Idaho border was nearly in our sights, but first, a trip to one of the bigger cities on the route: Missoula, Montana, headquarters of the Adventure Cycling Association (the non-profit that produced our maps and originally mapped this ’76 route). 540 more words

Bicycle Touring

Racing Tour Divide

Ok, as most of you know who will be reading this, Lindsey and I are planning on riding our bikes from Oregon to Maine starting in late July.   231 more words

Return of Sunday! Sunday! Sunday!

The New Mexico Touring Society, New Mexico Bicyclist Educators and the Adventure Cycling Association are throwing a hoedown on Sunday at Balloon Fiesta Park, right here in Duke City, to celebrate the new Bicycle Route 66 with presentations and speechifying, New Mexican grub and (of course) a bit of cycling. 118 more words

Bike Stuff

Oregon ⇒ Maine

Alright everybody here are the summer plans.  We’re going to ride our bicycles across the USA!  Starting July 26th in Cannon Beach, OR and finishing on or around Oct 20 in Bar Harbor, ME.   198 more words

All dressed up (flak jacket optional)

Ah, January. My least favorite month of the year.

“Uncertainty” is the word that best describes the month named for Janus, god of beginnings and transitions.  261 more words

Bike Stuff

Bicycle Tourist Club - 2015 Hill Country "Wildflower" Tour

Bicycle Tourist Club – 2015 Hill Country “Wildflower” Tour

Come ride the Texas Hill Country during wildflower season with other amateurs.

Self Supported. Starting Saturday, April 11th x  7 Days -Stay tuned! 726 more words

Adventure Cycling