Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Final Hours…

No we are not sitting around at Adventure Cycling, planning for the end of the world. Though some of the staff may be secretly stockpiling canned goods and water in preparation for the promised 2012 apocalypse (or recovery from their … Continue reading

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Where Would You Open a Bike Shop?

Adventure Cycling’s Routes and Mapping Department recently received an email that said, in part: My husband and I would like to start a bike shop on one of your trails and be a service to cyclists. We are cyclists very … Continue reading

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Bragging Rights for the Year

April 29th to May 5th, Adventure Cycling participated in a business-to-business competition in Missoula (our hometown) called “The Commuter Challenge.” We were encouraged to bike, walk, or bus as much as possible to gain points for our team. And, well… … Continue reading

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U.S. Bike Routes: Reports from the Road

The last two weeks have been a whirlwind for the U.S. Bicycle Route System (USBRS): Adventure Cycling’s annual Build It. Bike It. Be A Part of It. campaign is in full swing and two new U.S. Bike Routes (USBR) were recently … Continue reading

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Countdown to June 1st

April showers bring May flowers, and May brought the Build It. Bike It. Be a Part of It. campaign. Now with June on the horizon, we officially have 43 hours left to hit our $50,000 fundraising goal for the U.S. Bicycle Route System (USBRS). … Continue reading

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Beach Music: Wild Horses and a Rocket Launch

This week’s Bike Overnight tale is by Bill Clendenen, a practicing pediatrician who says he has enjoyed camping and cycling his entire life. “Since 2008 I have been doing short tours on my own,” Bill says, “and in the fall … Continue reading

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Biking the U.S. Bicycle Route System

Meet my pup, Astro. Doesn’t look too happy, does he? Well, while his dejected look is because he is not a big fan of his Burley Tail Wagon (YET!), I’m feeling dejected because of the weather over Memorial Day weekend in … Continue reading

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