GREAT ADVENTURES - BIKE TOURS
Experience the world differently by bike! Earn a new group of friends, try new foods, enjoy new smells, and get your heart pumpin' as we journey to the most beautiful areas in our country and our world to explore on two wheels. We take adventure to another level to experience the culture more deeply (without emptying the piggy bank). Grab your bike and join us for bike tour adventures you'll never forget.
Upcoming 2020 Tours
We embraced the beauty (and elevation) of Beartooth Pass and Bighorn Mountains in Montana and Wyoming in 2019, and toured Europe and San Francisco on our bikes in 2018. Needless to say, 2020 has a lot to live up to. The good news is that 2020 is already gearing up to be quite the year for all kinds of bikes!
Please stay tuned for more information on how to knock the dust off of your trusty mountain bike in order to get in some gnarly trail riding with us and when you should plan to ask off at work so you can travel with us to ride some ‘oh-so-pristine’ roads. Details soon to follow!
Beartooth and Bighorns Tour
Dates: June 16-19: This trip was a beautiful ride through the Beartooth Pass, down the Chief Joseph Highway, through Shell Canyon, and into the Bighorns. With lots of climbing, fast descents, and breath taking scenery, it’s hard not to love such a great trip! Join us next time for a night of camping and pasta, moose sightings, and good times!
San Francisco Adventure
Dates: October 4th-9th, 2018 (FULLY BOOKED - sign up on wait list, if interested) Join Great Rides for a chance to ride really nice, Specialized bikes on miles and miles of quiet roads from beaches to redwood forests. Enjoy the amenities of an international city yet be so close to quiet, mountain roads. Experience Pacific vistas, mountain climbs and descents all astride a premium Specialized demo bike.
Lucca, Italy Adventure
DATES: July 19th-29th (FULLY BOOKED - sign up on wait list, if interested)
Lucca is a walled, medieval town in the heart of Tuscany. It features tiny streets, great restaurants, and Italian architecture. Enjoy quiet, mostly flat roads to the south and west. The nearby Pisa is just 15 miles away as are many other small, hill-top towns. From mountains punctuated with wooded sections and little mountain villages, to the beautiful blue ocean, this area is gorgeous - especially by bike! Also, in Florence, just an hour by train, awaits el Duomo, the David, and much more of the finest art in all of the world.
Total Eclipse of the Sun Bike Tour
Great Riders rode one of America’s most popular Rail Trails and to witness a total eclipse of the sun as the moon’s shadow races across America from the Pacific to Atlantic in a spectacular fashion not experienced in America since 1918.