Cycling Advocacy and Organizations
Adventure Cycling Association - Adventure Cycling Association’s nonprofit mission is to inspire people of all ages to travel by bicycle for fitness, fun, and self-discovery.
Athletes For Hope - Athletes for Hope is a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization created by a few very successful athletes of exemplary character who have a deep commitment to charitable and community causes.
Bikes Belong - The Bikes Belong Coalition is a membership organization founded by bicycle industry and advocacy leaders with the mission of “putting more people on bikes more often.”
International Mountain Bicycling Association - The mission of I.M.B.A., the International Mountain Bicycling Association, is to promote mountain bicycling opportunities which are environmentally and socially responsible.
Institute for Transportation and Development Policy - The Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP) works to promote environmentally sustainable and equitable transportation policies and projects worldwide.
League of American Bicyclists - The League represents bicyclists in the movement to create safer roads, stronger communities, and a Bicycle Friendly America.
Peace Pedalers - Peace Pedalers creates more peace and understanding between nations through cultural exchange and education worldwide.
People Powered Movement - We strive to provide the most accurate information regarding advocacy to increase bicycling and walking throughout the U.S. Our goal is to create, strengthen and unites state/province and local bicycle and pedestrian advocacy organizations.
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy - RTC is a nonprofit organization working to enrich America’s communities by creating a nationwide network of public trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors..
Team In Training - The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Team In Training is the world’s largest endurance sports training program.
The National Center for Bicycling And Walking - The mission of the National Center for Bicycling and Walking (NCBW) is to change the way communities are planned, designed, and managed to ensure that people of all ages and abilities can walk and bike easily, safely, and regularly.
Trips for Kids - Trips for Kids provides mountain-bike outings and education for kids that would not otherwise experience these activities.
U.S. Bicycling Hall Of Fame - The foundation of the U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame is built upon the recognition of the competitors and contributors to the sport of cycling.
USA BMX - There is now one single BMX sanction in the United States; devoted to making this sport bigger and better than it has ever been.
USA Cycling: Home of American Bicycle Racing - USA Cycling is the official cycling organization recognized by the US Olympic Committee and is responsible for identifying, training and selecting cyclists to represent the United States in international competitions.
World Bicycle Relief
World Bicycle Relief’s vision is that simple sustainable mobility is an essential element in disaster relief and poverty relief. In developed and developing countries, bicycles fulfill the basic mobility needs of individuals, and have a direct impact in support of Health Care, Education, and Economic Development.
Bicycle Touring & Travel
Adventure Cycling Association - Adventure Cycling has been planning tours and instructional programs since 1974. Today their unique and diverse selection of tours offers something appealing to just about everyone.
America by Bicycle - America by Bicycle offers every cyclist the chance to see the country on their own terms and at their own pace.
Andiamo Adventours - Andiamo Adventours features informative and personable active-travel opportunities including walking, hiking, bicycling, glacier treks, and mountain-biking adventures in Italy, France, Switzerland, Germany/Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic and California.
Austin-Lehman Adventures - Austin-Lehman Adventures provides all-inclusive luxury adventure travel to areas within the Pacific Coast, Northwest, Rocky Mountains, Southwestern United States, Central & South America, Europe and Africa.
Backroads - People travel with Backroads year in and year out because they know they’re somewhat obsessed about quality, about getting the details right, about spending time meticulously researching routes, visiting new hotels, uncovering cultural wonders and eating at the best trattorias and Michelin-starred restaurants. And, because you get to choose what to do and when to do it. Backroads offers tours throughout America, Europe, Asia and the Pacific.
Bicycle Adventures - Since 1984, Bicycle Adventures has been the regional experts with the best biking, hiking, cross-country skiing and multisport vacations in the western US, western Canada, Hawaii and New Zealand.
Bike and the Like - Bike and the Like has been offering personally hosted, affordable, fun bicycle tours since 1994.
Bike Style Tours - Bike Style offers cycling vacations to the Giro, Vuelta and Tour de France, and for people who simply want to enjoy the roads and culture of France without the constraints of watching a race.
Black Bear Adventures Bicycle Tours - Black Bear Adventure Tours seek out the countries most desirable destinations and select each road to ensure the finest rider experience available. These rides are designed for the avid cyclist who enjoys riding multiple hours each day over varied terrain.
Bravo Bike The Cycling Experience In Spain - Bravo Bike is a fully licensed Spanish travel agency and an experienced cycle tours specialist for Europe.
Breaking Away Bicycle Tours - Breaking Away caters to cycling enthusiasts who enjoy the rush of sweeping descents and the thrill of famous switchback climbs, as much as appreciating the beautiful scenery along the way.
Butterfield And Robinson - “Slow down to see the world,” is still Butterfield And Robinson’s guiding philosophy after almost four decades on the road.
Carolina Tailwinds - Carolina Tailwinds’ guiding philosophy is to show you the beauty of the Carolinas’ and Virginia’s hidden corners, both on 2 wheels and off.
Classic Adventures - Classic Adventures offers tours through North America and Europe featuring excellent cycling, clean and comfortable lodging, a historical and cultural emphasis and friendly, service-oriented guides who share a passion for the region you’ll be enjoying.
Colorado Heart Cycle - Colorado Heart Cycle is a non-profit corporation providing bicycle tours all across the US.
Country Lanes England - Country Lanes offers bicycling trips with both easy mileage and more challenging terrain.
Crossroads Cycling Tours - At Crossroads they know that anything is possible with a good support system, which is offered on every tour for every rider!
Cycle America - Cycle America offers bicycling vacations to the best destinations that North America has to offer.
Cycle Canada - Cycle Canada provides bicycle tours of Canada and also a wealth of resources for cycling there.
Cycle Italia - Cycle Italia has married their unabashed passion for Italy with their extensive experience leading high-quality bicycle tours to bring you the ultimate Italian cycling experience.
Destination Cycling - Whether you want to experience the grandeur of the Tour de France or simply take in the good life with some exquisite food, wine, and surroundings, Destination Cycling will show you how to do it in style.
Discover France - Discover France is the leader in active cycling vacations in France, with creative itineraries that feature the best of each region at the greatest possible value.
Discovery Bicycle Tours - With Discovery Bicycle Tours, you ride at your own pace from inn to inn and enjoy fine food and great lodging.
Easy Rider Tours - Since 1986, Easy Rider Tours has specialized in off-the-beaten-path bike tours in Europe, Canada, and New England.
Escape Adventures Mountain Bike Vacations - Specializing in western North America, Escape Adventures is a leader in first-class eco-friendly cycling and multi-sport adventure.
Experience Plus - Experience Plus has offered bicycling tours since 1972 and features trips throughout Europe, New Zealand, Australia, Argentina, Chile and here in the US!
Granfondo Bike Tours In Northern Italy - Granfondo Cycling Tours are designed around experiencing the Italian and French cultures and their enthusiasm towards cycling.
Nichols Expeditions - Nichols Expeditions specializes in guided and self-guided mountain- and road-bike tours.
Outfitter Bicycle Tours - Outfitter Bicycle Tours’ focus is wonderful cycling routes in the best areas of France and Europe.
Overland Adventures - Overland specializes in biking trips for high-school students in New England, Canada’s Maritime provinces, along the Pacific Coast, across the US, through Alaska and in Europe.
PAC Tour: Bicycle Expeditions Across America - PAC Tour (Pacific-Atlantic-Cycling Tour) was started in 1981 by cross-country record holders Susan Notorangelo and Lon Haldeman as a way to offer the long-distance cyclist the ultimate cycling vacation.
Peak Adventures - ASI Peak Adventures is the outdoor program designed to serve the campus community of California State University, Sacramento, and the other communities in the Northern California region.
Pedalers Pub And Grille - Pedalers Pub & Grille specializes in bike tours in Asia, Alaska and the South Pacific that are designed for cycling enthusiasts and active travelers. They offer longer rides that will satisfy your urge to pedal, while still leaving ample time to explore off the bike.
PennyWise Tandem Cycle Tours - PennyWise specializes in affordable tandem tours in the US and Europe. Their philosophy is to keep costs down, thereby offering great value so you get to stay longer for less.
Randonnée Tours - Randonnée tours are available in Canada, France, Ireland, Italy, Spain, and the United States. These customized self-guided trips are perfect for individuals, couples, families, and groups of friends. Personal, thoughtful trips with all the arrangements made for you.
Rim Tours - Rim Tours mountain-bike adventures of Moab offers the very best tours in pristine and beautiful backcountry locations in the western US. Rim Tours’ experienced staff will ensure your mountain biking vacation is one to remember with stunning campsites as well as incredible rides.
Student Hostelling Program Bicycling For Teens - The Student Hostelling Program offers bicycle tours and multisport outdoor travel adventures through the countrysides and cultural centers of the world.
Suffolk Cycle Breaks Gentle Holidays - There’s no better way to discover the secrets of the English countryside than with Suffolk/Norfolk Cycle Breaks.
Summer Feet Maine Coast Cycling Adventures - Summer Feet offers fun, and distinctive cycling vacations featuring the best of Maine, New England, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and New Zealand.
Terra Trek Premier Bicycling/MultiSport Vacations - Bicycle with Terra Trek throughout the US as they journey from high deserts to glacially carved valleys, from mountains reaching skyward to romantic islands and along winding coastlines to ancient canyons.
Timberline Adventures - Timberline Adventures’ cycling programs, include the Odyssey Series, 10-day Classics in Colorado, Canada, Big Sky, the Oregon Coast, Rainier, Columbia River, Canyon Country; the 9-day Ramblers; and the Heartland programs in the Texas Hill Country and Bluegrass region of Kentucky.
Velo Classic Tours - Velo Classic Tours’ motto is: “Ride through history. Live in luxury.” This is their passionate and simple philosophy and invitation to cyclists who want to share their vision of a European cycling adventure.
VeloSport Vacations - VeloSport Vacations puts together amazing tours that include challenging cycling, exclusive viewing and special guests.
Vermont Bicycle Touring - VBT has led the way in designing and running deluxe bicycling vacations that invigorate and pamper! You’ll travel at your own pace in small groups of 14 to 20 for an intimate experience.
Western Spirit Cycling Adventures - Saddle up and pedal into the sunset with Western Spirit Cycling. A huge variety of trips are available for any level of rider.
Woman Tours - WomanTours offers personalized, inn-to-inn road-bike tours exclusively for women.