Alabama’s Magnificent Bicycling Adventure— The Alabama Bicycle Coalition continues this week-long bike tour that visits different destinations every day from one central location. Staging at Chewacla State Park. Daily bike rides to interesting and historic destinations nearby. Mountain bike options also available. Dates: May 18-24, 2019
Bo Bikes Bama ( Alabama) Bo Jackson leads this charity bike ride of 22 or 62 miles to raise funds for the Governor’s Emergency Relief Fund. The Heisman Trophy winner created the ride in response to the deadly tornado outbreak of April 2011. Starts on campus of Auburn University. Date: April 27, 2019
Alaska Clean Air Challenge A one-day bike ride with classic views of Denali Range and Talkeetna Mountains. Options of 10, 26, 58, 84, and 100 miles. Raises funds for the American Lung Association. Date: May 11, 2019
Wickenburg Overnight –– Leaves from Phoenix area and rolls through Sonora desert for 45 miles. Riders responsible for arranging their own lodging.Presented by Arizona Bicycle Club. Dates: Feb. 23-24, 2019
Grand Canyon — This week long van supported mountain bike tour explores the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. Participants will ride the Rainbow Rim and Arizona Trails, as well as other trails above the canyon. Starts in Jacobs Lake. Offered by Adventure Cycling Association. DATES: Sept. 8-14, 2019 and Sept. 15-21, 2019
Greater Arizona Bicycle Association — Non-profit bicycle club schedules overnight bicycle tours: Sonoita – Bisbee; Salt River Canyon; Luna Lake; Cave Creek. See website for dates and more information.
Bicycle Ride Around Arkansas (BRAA) — A 250-mile self-contained bicycle loop around Arkansas. Carry your own gear and cook in camp. Other meals in diners along the way. Must be an Arkansas Bicycle Club member. Dates: March 31 – April 6, 2019
Other bike rides
Check the calendar at the Arkansas Bicycle Club.
WaCanId Ride — A 340-mile, fully supported bike tour on the International Selkirk Loop encompasses parts of Washington, Idaho and British Columbia. Riders can begin in three locations — Sandpoint, ID, Creston or Nelson, BC. Presented by Rotary Clubs of the Selkirk Loop. Registration opens Jan. 1. Dates: Sept. 9-14, 2019
Ryder Hesjedal’s Tour de Victoria Pro cyclist sponsoring a bike ride around Victoria; choice of 90km and 140km. Date: Aug. 17, 2019