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Bicycle Tours

Cross Country | Southern Tier 2020

The 2020 dates are Feb, 22-April 7, 2020. We have chosen the Southern Tier of the US from San Diego, CA to St. Augustine, FL. Why this route?....  This is the shortest route from coast to coast at 2891 miles, yet you'll still have bragging rights of cycling across the country. The timing will ...

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Dates: Feb 22 - Apr 7, 2020

Distance: 2865 +miles

Cost: $13,100 pp double

Rider Level: Active to Advanced

Kentucky- Bike, Bluegrass, Bourbon

Lexington, Kentucky is known as the "Horse Capital of the World" and the center of Bluegrass country. ...

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Dates: Sept 28-Oct 4, 2019 , Sep 27-Oct 3, 2020

Distance: 332 miles and 16,663 ft of elevation

Cost: $2695

Rider Level: Recreational - Active

Natchez Trace Bike Tour

Biking the Natchez Trace is a cyclists dream come true, and why we do it four times a year. The roads are in fabulous condition and only the northern end has any hills to speak of. The distances are modest and although there are a few days where the mileage may seem overwhelming, the support van is always there to ...

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Dates: Oct 13-20 & 22-29, 2019 & Apr 19-26 & 26-May 3, Oct 11-18 & 19-27, 2020

Distance: 482 miles, elevation 17,181

Cost: $2895

Rider Level: Tailored to all riding levels

Charleston | Savannah Bike Tour

The Low counrty of South Carolina and Georgia are known for their fabulous seafood and southern cuisine. This delightful Epicurean Tour is sure to please.  You will need a good day of riding and activity after an evening dining in Charleston, Beaufort or Savannah. Charleston alone boasts 600 plus eateries. The ...

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Dates: Nov 15-21

Distance: up to 225 miles, 15-60 daily

Cost: $2695

Rider Level: Recreational

Custom Blue Ridge- Asheville, NC

Blue Ridge Parkway - Asheville, NC  Custom Dates Available April-Sept 2020 or join our Fundo ( 5day/5 nights)
Tour Costs -All Inclusive $2096 (includes all lodging, breakfasts and dinners, picnic lunches, van support transfers, leaders, maps and ...

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Dates: Available Apr - Sept for private groups

Distance: 235-287 +- Miles, 18-102 daily

Cost: $395 - $2096

Rider Level: Active- Advanced

2020 FUNDO Series

A “FUNDO” is our idea of a casual, fun and inexpensive tour geared to cycling enthusiasts of all skill levels. This tour format is perfect for the independent traveler who doesn't mind taking on some of the planning responsibilities. You will be booking your own rooms, planning most of your own meals ...

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Dates: Various Dates

Distance: Rider's Option

Cost: $525

Rider Level: All Levels

Florida Keys | Everglades | Gulf Coast

Florida Keys |The Everglades | Gulf Coast  
White sandy beaches, turquoise waters and warm ocean tailwinds make The Florida Keys the ideal place to kick back and enjoy a laid-back Winter bike tour getaway. Join us in January for a jumpstart to your Spring training or simply enjoy a warm week from the ...

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Dates: Jan 19-25, 2020

Distance: up to 275 miles

Cost: $3245

Rider Level: Recreational

The First Coast-St. Augustine

 
Come join us as we head to the historic  First Coast of Florida in late January.  There are so many things to enjoy in this area of FL. Like, tons of history in the heart of St Augustine, great flat roads for early season riding, upscale resorts for a little pampering, and some “Me ...

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Dates: Jan 26-31, 2020

Distance: 237 miles

Cost: $2495

Rider Level: Recreational - Intermediate

British Virgin Islands, Sailing Adventure

British Virgin Islands, an experience of a life time!  The perfect Getaway! The British Virgin Islands are one of the world's premiere sailing destinations. These tiny Caribbean islands offer pristine beaches, predictable weather and boat accessible only tourist sites. Our boat ...

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Dates: February 2020

Distance: Varies

Cost: $5095 per cabin of 1 or 2

Rider Level: All Levels

Death Valley | Bike and Hike Tour

With an ominous name like “Death Valley” you have to be dramatic and Death Valley fits that description. ...

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Dates: Feb 23-28, 2020

Distance: up to 240 miles

Cost: $2695

Rider Level: All Levels

Arizona "FUNDO"


Tucson, AZ is the perfect warm spot to get in shape for your cycling season. Whether you are out for training or ...

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Dates: March 1-5, 2020

Distance: Up to 255 miles with daily ranges of 35-67 miles

Cost: $525

Rider Level: Tailored for all levels

Tucson Bike and Spa Tour

 
We decided to bring this upscale all-inclusive format back as an cycling vacation option for Tucson, Arizona. This trip is designed for those riders who would prefer we take care of all the details. The Loews Ventana Canyon Resort will be your base camp for the 4 night stay. You can ride every ...

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Dates: Mar 6-10, 2020

Distance: 20-74 miles daily

Cost: $2995

Rider Level: intermediate to advanced

Texas Hill FUNDO

This 4 day riding and social event will be designed for rider levels from Recreational to Advanced.
So, what is so special about our Texas FUNDO?  It is FUN. This is not a race or a timed event, but just a time for great riding, fun activities, good wine, plentiful food, and great company with other ...

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Dates: Mar 13-17, 2020

Distance: 15-67 miles daily

Cost: $525

Rider Level: All levels

Texas Hill Country

 
The enchanting Texas Hill Country is one of the finest places in the US for cycling. We doubt Lyndon Johnson had any idea he’d be creating such road cycling bliss when he paved every little back road in his county while serving as Senator of the State of Texas. Many of our extraordinary cycling ...

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Dates: March 20-26, 2020

Distance: 326mi. elevation 15,480 ft.

Cost: $2795

Rider Level: Recreational - Active

New Orleans | Big Easy Bike Tour

There is a crazy, yet relaxing atmosphere to “The Big Easy” every Spring. New Orleans buzzes with a variety of activities and excitement ranging from Mardi Gras, Jazz and Zydeco Festivals, Cajun Food Fests, wonderful warm weather and a unique cycling tour offered only by Cycle of Life ...

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Dates: April 11-17, 2020

Distance: Up to 240 miles

Cost: $2680

Rider Level: Recreational-Intermediate

Outer Banks- Spring Break

Tour Details: 
Dates: May 8-13 (5 nights/5 days)   Price: $2095 Single Room Supplement  Bike Rentals: $375 road bike - $175, ebikes $325
This tour is designed as a tour for entry level cyclist new to touring. ...

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Dates: May 8-13, 2020

Distance: Up to 200 miles

Cost: $2095

Rider Level: Recreational

Blue Ridge Pkwy | Skyline Dr.

A Cycling tour done exclusively by Cycle Of Life Adventures. 
The Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina and Virginia may not be as big and mighty as the US and Canadian Rockies, but don't be fooled. These lush, green, Rhododendron ...

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Dates: May 8-20. 2020

Distance: Up to 651 miles, with daily range of 35-81 miles, elevation 58,905 ft

Cost: $3995

Rider Level: Advanced, van support available

Kentucky "FUNDO"

 The 2019 Kentucky Fundo was a hoot! The roads and scenery were exquisite. So here it is again for 2020.
This 4 day  Kentucky cycling and social event is designed for rider levels from Recreational to Advanced. The design of this tour keeps us in north Lexington, KY for all four nights. There will ...

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Dates: Memorial Weekend 2020

Distance: 250 + miles

Cost: $525

Rider Level: All levels

Epic Colorado

Adventurous Cycling Trips in Colorado - Create an "EPIC" ride!
We have taken all three of our colorful Colorado tours plus the "Ride the Rockies" route and created four weeks of fabulous and challenging cycling.
The Denver Post's ...

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Dates: June 4 - 30, 2020

Distance: Total miles & elevation TBD

Cost: $2445-$3095 per wk $9,100 for entire tour

Rider Level: Advanced

Ride The Colorado Rockies

The 2019 route is a wrap. Please look for 2020 details soon
Perfect for those not selected to participate in The Denver Post “The Ride the Rockies”!  Only ..... a week earlier with extra options and more attractions. What a great route in Central Colorado. This  2019loop starts ...

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Dates: June 4- 11, 2020

Distance: 445 miles | 31,000 ft

Cost: $2895

Rider Level: Active to Advanced

Colorado National Monument, Wine Country

During the course of this trip, we will tour the agricultural regions of western Colorado, climb the Grand Mesa, overnight in Crested Butte, enjoy the vistas from the plateaus of The Colorado Monument and bike the Glenwood Canyon Trail.
Tour details:
Dates: June ...

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Dates: June 12-19, 2020

Distance: up to 370 miles, 35-103 daily, elevation 25,781

Cost: $3095

Rider Level: Active-Advanced

Colorado-Aspen High Country

Maroon Bells Scenic Area, you can explore a glacial valley surrounded by 14,000-foot peaks, view vast fields of wildflowers, and be close to nature. Mirrored in Maroon Lake, the Maroon Bells tower like massive sentinels over the valley. The Maroon Bells are the most photographed peaks in all of North ...

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Dates: June 20-25, 2020

Distance: 250 miles, 30-77 daily and elevation of 21,177 ft

Cost: $2495

Rider Level: Active-Advanced

Colorado "FUNDO"

This 4 day riding and social event will be designed for rider levels from Recreational to Advanced. The design of this tour keeps us in Frisco for all four nights. There will be one low cost of  $525 (five hundred twenty-five) per person for up to four days of riding. You will have all maps ...

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Dates: June 26-30, 2020

Distance: Up to 220 miles

Cost: $525

Rider Level: All levels

Blue Ridge Multi-sport

While most of the country is sweltering in 90 degree temperatures in July and Aug, The Blue Ridge Mountain range offers a great relief. Cool temperatures, and lush green forests for hiking, smooth surface roads for cycling and mountain creeks and rivers for fishing and Kayaking are an abundance.
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Dates: Jul 5-10, 12-17, 19-24, 2020

Distance: Average 40 miles if biking daily

Cost: $1995

Rider Level: Intermediate

West Virginia "FUNDO"- Wild and Wonderful

 
This 4 day riding and social event will be designed for rider levels from Recreational to Advanced. The design of this tour keeps us in the Greenbrier Valley all four nights. There will be one low cost of $525 (five hundred twenty-five) per person for up to four days of ...

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Dates: July 24-28, 2020

Distance: Up to 250 miles

Cost: $525

Rider Level: Two rides each each day, so everyone can have fun.

Shenandoah and the Virginias

In 2017, while on the West Virginia-"Wild and Wonderful " tour, we fell in love with the area and the neighboring mountains of Virginia.  In 2019, decided this is ideal riding in these two states. With a name like "Wild and Wonderful "and "VA is for Lovers" you can't go wrong. These two states are packed with ...

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Dates: Sept 7-13, 2019 July 26-Aug 1, 2020

Distance: 27-90 miles daily

Cost: $2695

Rider Level: Active - Advanced

North Carolina High Country

 
Exhilarating road biking, spectacular mountain views, small town charm and exquisite dining await you in the remote, northwest corner of the Tarheel State. Your cycling covers the rural counties of Watuga, Avery, Ashe and Mitchell. You'll bike the famous Blue Ridge parkway and catch ...

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Dates: July 5-11 & 12-18, 2020

Distance: 272+- miles total

Cost: $2645

Rider Level: Active - Advanced

Coastal Maine Bike Tour

The "Bold Coast" of Maine is a bicycle tour that we are very excited to feature as a scheduled tour for first time in Summer of 2020. 
This tour is not like any of the other cycling tours found in coastal Maine, where the only location you cycle is Bar Harbor. We actually start just our first and second ...

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Dates: Aug 9-14 & 16-21, 2020

Distance: 31-60 miles Daily

Cost: $2895

Rider Level: Recreational- Intermediate

Vermont Covered Bridges

Vermont is a tiny state packed with mountains, history, charm, covered bridges, and wonderful fall colors.  The late summers are equally as beautiful as the Fall ,only with lush green mountains, crystal clear lakes and rivers, crisp mornings and brilliant sunny days. We will cycle by more than a dozen of ...

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Dates: Sept 15-20 & 22-27, 2019 Aug 2-8 & 16-22, 2020

Distance: 40-62 miles daily

Cost: $2295/ $2695

Rider Level: All levels

Epic Appalachians

An exclusive challenge offered only by Cycle of Life Adventures!
In 2020, we are reintroducing our Epic Appalachian cycling tour. We have brought back our former version of the Appalachian Trail and combined it with our Blue Ridge Parkway and Skyline Drive. The entire route is reversed, giving you the ideal ...

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Dates: Aug 16- Sep 10, 2020

Distance: Approx 1300 miles total

Cost: $8200

Rider Level: Intermediate- Advanced

Adirondack Park | Lake Champlain

The Adirondack and Champlain Valley cycling tour offers a variety of terrain and scenery for everyone. This tour starts and ends in Burlington, VT, the gateway to  the islands of Lake Champlain and Adirondack Park. Adirondack Park is the largest publicly protected area in the lower forty-eight states, greater ...

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Dates: Aug 17-24, 2020

Distance: 35-57 miles daily

Cost: $3045

Rider Level: Active

Skyline Dr | Blue Ridge Pkwy

Be patient as we build this tour. For immediate information you may look at our Blue Ridge | Skyline Dr Spring Training tour. Just think in reverse! Elevation profiles will still be AWESOME!
This tour group will be meeting up with a tour in progress coming from Maine. ...

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Dates: Aug 30 -10

Distance: Daily ranges of 35-81 miles

Cost: $3995

Rider Level: Intermediate- Advanced

Asheville "FUNDO"

This 4 day riding and social event will be designed for rider levels from Recreational to Advanced. The design of this tour keeps us in Asheville for all four nights. There will be one low cost of $525 (five hundred twenty-five) per person for up to four days of riding. You will have all maps and ...

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Dates: Sep 11-15, 2020

Distance: 18-75 daily mileage

Cost: $525 per person

Rider Level: All Levels

GAP | C&O Canel

Great Alleghany Passage (GAP) and Chesapeake and Ohio (C&O) Canal path gravel adventure
The GAP/C&O are two of the premier gravel routes in the USA, showing off our Rails-to-trails system, traveling from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington, DC. These two combine for 335 miles of great car-free ...

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Dates: Sep 12-19 & 19-26, 2020

Distance: 332 Miles

Cost: $2495

Rider Level: Recreational- Intermediate

Outer Banks Bike Tour

The Outer Banks of North Carolina offers perfect cycling conditions along hundreds of miles of undeveloped seashore, fresh gourmet seafood, beach-combing and plenty of relaxation. Our ride winds through the marshlands, where we will see an abundance of bird life in the creeks and grasses. We will be bordered on the ...

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Dates: Nov 5-11, 2019 Oct 4-10 & 26-Nov 1, 2020

Distance: up to 246 miles, 12-60 daily

Cost: $2695

Rider Level: Recreational -Active

Maryland's Eastern Shore

In 2019 we are offering this new tour only to a sold out private group. In 2020 The Eastern Shore of Maryland will have 2 offered dates in late October and early November.
Chances are that when you think of the Eastern Shore, what comes to mind is crabs, sailing and wedding crashers. There is much more to ...

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Dates: Oct 26-31, 2020 Nov 1-6, 2020

Distance: 25-70 miles per day

Cost: $2395

Rider Level: Intermediate

Waterfalls of Transylvania County

Few things in the natural world are as awe-inspiring as the sight of water pouring off the side of a high stone ledge and clamoring into a rocky pool beneath. Though the first inclination may be stand and marvel, you might not want to spend too much time at any one waterfall. Not when there are 249 others you might ...

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Dates: 2020 dates TBD

Distance: 25 - 56 daily

Cost: $2645

Rider Level: Active