Roller Coaster The classic late-winter ride on the hills of the peninsula across the Puget Sound March 24th. Soggy Paw Explore the country roads north of Snohomish April 28th. Course d'Equipe A challenging ride for teams of 2 to 4 - get your team together!
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Weather is always something to consider this time of year. The packed gravel surface is suitable for walking or biking wide tires are recommended and […]. Love Letter to Escoffier? View the Twin Bridges Loop Video. Ride of Silence , May A slow, respectful 6-mile ride in Spokane is among hundreds around the world for 14th annual event commemorating cyclists killed in traffic. Organized by Clarkston High School Band. National Bike to School Day , May
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But all of our comprehensive planning and support is aimed at something far simpler: bringing you the immediate, highly personal satisfaction of discovering a new world on your own terms. Toggle navigation. Advanced Search View Calendar of Trips. Home USA Washington. Destination USA. Departure Date Please enter a date range for your departure:. After moving to St.
Petersburg, Florida in , he eventually found work as a magazine designer in the custom publishing industry.
That initial sprinkling of magical, bike-fairy dust turned hard to shake off — he started volunteering at, and eventually became a part owner of, St. Pete Bike Co-op and his cycling expanded from commuting to bike camping and touring. He somewhat reluctantly exchanged his Florida sandals for winter boots, but Daniel is more than happy to call Missoula his new home and is enthusiastically awaiting whatever new adventures Montana throws at him.
His free time is usually divided between riding bicycles, drawing, reading, eating dark chocolate snacks, and watching movies — preferably all in the same day and in good company. Beth started in for Adventure Cycling as the receptionist then spent some time as the sales lead. Since then, she has added many tasks to her position, including keeping our busy office organized and managing the Bike Bits email list. She enjoys reading, crocheting, and baking in her time away from the office.
She also enjoys spending time with her husband, Joe and their two young adult kids, whenever they can catch up with them. After graduation, he spent five years employed in the corporate world before finding his true calling with Adventure Cycling in the spring of While out of the office, Gage enjoys cycling, hiking, gardening, reading, and floating the rivers around Missoula.
More than anything, he enjoys spending time with his wife Karen, their cats Toonces and Wednesday, and a tenacious pug named Napoleon.
This fully updated guide in the popular Bicycling the Backroads series presents information on 39 scenic bicycle loop tours in Whatcom, Skagit, Clallam. Patterned after the successful series of Washington state bicycling guides for scenic backroads, by Erin and Bill Woods of Redmond, Washington (published by.
Jamie joined the Adventure Cycling staff in the spring of He has been bike commuting all of his life and looks forward to learning the ropes of bike touring. When not tinkering with maps and computers he can be found hiking and boating around Montana and Idaho. Jim was drawn to Adventure Cycling because of his major enthusiasm for cycling and self-propelled transportation.
He is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, but moved to Missoula in to attend the University of Montana and enjoy the Montana outdoors. John likes to spend his free time with his wife Kim and hiking with their two dogs Jema and Tasha. John and Kim both also enjoy playing in the local ice hockey leagues for fun and exercise.
Though most folks see the bicycle as a means of transportation, young Max saw it as a way to get airborne and go fast.
Before he was old enough to be legally employed, Max moonlighted at a local bike shop, using his meager profits to purchase more bikes and products. Max followed up a decade-plus in bike shops with a brief career as the finance director for a car dealership, which bolstered his bike collection and professional resume. He has since broadened his bicycle endeavors to include cyclocross and touring, though you're sure to find him aboard a mountain bike on the weekends.
Saara joined the Adventure Cycling staff in the fall of , after working as a volunteer on the U. Bicycle Route System.
She has been a bike commuter all her life and bicycle advocacy has long been one of her passions. She has a serious case of the travel bug and plans to explore the world bit by bit on her bike, while pursuing her obsession with photography. She previously worked at the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation.