Epic Bike Rides of the Americas by Lonely Planet

Epic Bike Rides of the Americas: Explore America’s most exciting gravel trails and roads. This essential guide to cyclists reveals more than 200 North, Central and South America’s most renowned and best routes, ranging from epic rides off the beaten track to shorter urban trips. Explore bikepacking in Baja and road riding in Colombia, mountain bike riding in Canada and riding on gravel in Pennsylvania.

Every ride is accompanied by breathtaking photos, as well as maps and a toolkit that provides specific information about the best place to begin and end and how to reach the destination and where to stay, and much more – to assist you in planning the ideal journey. Ideas for similar rides across the globe are also provided.

Canada includes: Canada include:

  • The Cabot Trail (Nova Scotia)
  • Whistler Bike Park (British Columbia)
  • The Whitehorse Trails (Yukon)
  • Banff to Whitefish (Alberta)

The most popular rides in the USA comprise:

  • Mountain Biking in Moab (Utah)
  • Great Allegheny Passage
  • Colorado Beer Ride
  • Glacier National Park Loop (Montana)
  • The Covered Bridges of Vermont

Rides in Central America & the Caribbean

  • The Baja Divide (Mexico)
  • Oaxaca to Zipolite (Mexico)
  • Cuba’s Southern Rollercoaster (Cuba)

Tours within South America include:

  • The Trans Ecuador Mountain Bike Route (Ecuador)
  • Mendoza Wine Ride (Argentina)
  • The Lagunas Route (Bolivia)
  • To the Tip of Patagonia (Argentina)
  • The Peru Divide

The book tells stories of 50 fantastic bike rides throughout North and South America, from Alaska to Patagonia and another 150 routes suggestions. The “Lonely Planet’s” Epic Bike Rides of the Americas will provide you with an entire lifetime of cycling adventures.

From simple one-day trips and rail trails that are family-friendly to backcountry bikepacking adventures and roads, gravel racers, and mountain bike challenges, every journey has one characteristic: it is truly epic!

  • Buenos Aires’ Bike Paths
  • Vancouver’s North Shore
  • Family Bikepacking in Ecuador
  • Oaxaca City to Playa Zipolite
  • Colorado Brewery Tour
  • And so much more!

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Epic Bike Rides of the Americas Book Details

  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Lonely Planet; 1st edition (August 20, 2019)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 320 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1788682572
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1788682572
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 3.04 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 8.25 x 1 x 10.6 inches
  • Best Sellers Rank: #18,616 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • #4 in Cycling Travel Guides
  • Customer Reviews: 4.8 out of 5 stars    270 ratings

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