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Cycle the USA with TourzPlus!

by Jessie Beyer - Thursday, June 11, 2020

We realize some of you might be looking for a bicycle tour a bit closer to home this summer! Through our TourzPlus program we have partnered with a small number of tour operators who provide tours that meet ExperiencePlus!’s standards. These tours will not be exactly the same as ours – for instance there won’t be our signature chalk dust arrows, or, in some cases, you may ride as a group. However we still promise you will have an excellent vacation bicycling through stunning parts of the US.  Here are a few options for you with listed departures.

If you have a group of 5 or more people who want to organize a private departure let us know and we’ll get you all set up with your own date!

Big Sur Bike Tour

A storied region along California’s western edge boasting a rich history, Big Sur is a rugged expanse of coastline and mountains w‍‍hich has been called “the greatest meeting of land and sea.” From Carmel to San Simeon, cycling the breathtaking 90-mile stretch of coastline is a must-do for any adventurous cyclist. With the wind at your back, you’ll be transported to a higher level of euphoria as you find the rocky Pacific coast and Santa Lucia mountains vying for your attention.

2020 Departures Dates

Big Sur Bike Tour (6 days)

Sep 6-11
Oct 4-9
Oct 25-30


Sonoma Bike Tour

Get acquainted with Northern California’s Wine Country and the Pacific Coast on our six-stage Sonoma Bike Tour that even the pros would envy. You’ll experience valleys of world-famous vineyards, forests of massive redwoods, perfect pastoral landscapes and the captivating California Coast. Spend the entire week in Sonoma, the neighboring county just to the west of Napa Valley. Sonoma’s roads are exceptional for cycling, accommodating a range of abilities. This Sonoma Bike Tour has been designed to offer a comprehensive cycling experience within California’s celebrated Wine Country.

2020 Departures Dates

Sonoma Bike Tour (6 days)

Jul 5-10
Aug 9-14
Sep 6-11
Oct 4-9


Exploring Utah’s Bryce and Zion National Parks

Join an incredible biking and hiking tour of Southern Utah’s famous and awe-inspiring Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks as well as Snow Canyon State Park. Hike and bike past panoramic vistas of soaring multi-hued rock formations. You’ll enjoy all this pristine natural beauty and still slumber well and dine in style.

2020 Departures Dates

Exploring Utah’s Bryce and Zion National Parks (6 days)

Jul 19-24
Aug 23-28
Sep 13-18
Nov 1-6


Check out all our TourzPlus dates and Departures here!

Read all about our TourzPlus! Program


 

Jessie Beyer - Originally from the suburbs of Washington, D.C., Jessie headed west for college and never looked back. She earned a Journalism and Technical Communications degree from Colorado State University, and has since worked in a variety of industries including radio, sustainability, and wine tourism. Jessie combines her passion for travel, cycling, and storytelling to help people understand the unique power of exploring the world from the seat of a bike. A self-proclaimed travel junkie, Jessie has found herself on many extended adventures. She spent 2015 exploring many corners of the world including tramping through New Zealand's mountains, cycling through Europe, and hitching a boat ride down the Mekong river from Laos into Thailand. At home in Colorado you'll likely find her singing her way up mountain trails, talking to strangers, and seeking restaurants with patios and Spanish wines.

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