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WHY TOUR WITH WILDERNESS VOYAGEURS? 50+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE Our bike tours explore some of the most beautiful places from coast to coast. Each tour benefits from our decades-long experience and our passion for pedaling—road, rail-trail and mountain bike. Join us and see why so many of our customers return to bike with us and why we’re the leader in rail-trail tours across the U.S.

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SUPPORTED FROM PEDAL TO PILLOW

BEST-IN-SHOW ROUTES

Every bike tour is shadowed by a support and gear (SAG) wagon (van) and a sweep rider

Each tour is designed to showcase the best of a region and allow you to ride at your

guide to ensure your day is smooth from first pedal stroke to your happy, tired head hitting the pillow. In addition to a daily tour map and directions (cue sheet), you get a programmed Garmin GPS so you’ll know exactly where to ride.

own pace. We personally test ride each tour, including meeting all the people, staying in the same inns, and sampling the delicious fare. We pride ourselves on reliability and quality–your satisfaction is our sole focus.

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It’s obvious the tour company and guides really want to make sure you have a good time, feel comfortable and are supported throughout. – Carol L., Lancaster, PA

INVITING ACCOMMODATIONS

INTIMATE GROUPS

MAXIMUM RIDE TIME

We carefully select hotels and inns that offer a relaxing, inviting ambiance, sumptuously

Your two tour guides give you a great deal of personal attention. We keep the group

When we say, “6-day tour,” we mean it. Many companies use the first day as an introduction,

delicious meals, and comfortable accommodations. And we throw in many extras along the way like an evening soak at the local hot springs, wine tastings, bird watching, history lessons, etc.

size small, with a maximum of 12 riders. These small group sizes also lend themselves to building new friendships and deepening existing ones. Have a group and want a private tour? Call one of our specialists for details.

but we believe you should bike on every single day of your tour. Come log some miles, explore new places, and enjoy the great outdoors with us. Find out firsthand why guests who have biked with other bicycle touring companies now prefer Wilderness Voyageurs!

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BICYCLE TOURS 2018 ID HIAWATHA & COEUR D’ALENE WA SAN JUAN ISLANDS

NY ERIE CANAL MI ISLANDS, TRAILS & DUNES

NY FINGER LAKES

SD MICKELSON & THE BADLANDS

NY ADIRONDACKS

PA & MD EASY RIDER PA AMISH COUNTRY

GETTYSBURG & THE CIVIL WAR MD CHESAPEAKE BAY CO KICK SOME PASS

PITTSBURGH TO DC: GAP & C&O GREAT ALLEGHENY PASSAGE SHENANDOAH & THE CIVIL WAR

MOUNTAIN BIKE COLORADO

KY BIKE & BOURBON

CYCLING COLORFUL COLORADO

Road Bike Tours Rail-Trail Bike Tours

GA GOLD COAST MO KATY TRAIL QUINTESSENTIAL WEST CUBA

CUBA CLÁSICO

Mountain Bike Tours

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YOUR GUIDES

ABOUT OUR TOURS TOUR TYPES

TOUR DIFFICULTY RATINGS

Whether you prefer riding backcountry roads, car-free rail trails or mountain single-track trails, we have a tour for you.

Our goal is get everyone out riding with us, regardless of age or ability. To that end, we offer tours for beginner, intermediate and advanced riders. Most of our tours are perfect for intermediate and beginner riders.

Road Bike Tours: Largely paved road surfaces with some car traffic (routes designed to minimize riding on high-traffic roadways). Rail-Trail Bike Tours: Primarily converted rail-trail or bike paths, completely car-free. A variety of flat, graded path surfaces, including limestone, dirt, etc. Mountain Bike Tours: Mostly off-road dirt trails, single or double-track.

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Beginner Tours: lower daily mileage (15-20), fewer hills and numerous opportunities to stop and soak up the scenery. Intermediate Tours: higher daily mileage (35-55), more hills and more of a focus on riding. Advanced Tours: high daily mileage (40-60), lots of climbing and descending, and opportunities to challenge yourself and your abilities.

More than just passionate cyclists, our guides are also historians, ornithologists, storytellers, writers, and so much more. Most importantly, they are dedicated to taking care of you. Each tour has a guide acting as “sweep� who rides at the back of the pack and ensures no one is left behind. Our guides can fix your flat, adjust your derailleur and encourage you up a hill on that final mile.

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MICHIGAN ISLANDS, TRAILS & DUNES 2018 ! TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Sleeping Bear Dunes Discover immense dunes, imposing bluffs, and the rich history of Sleeping Bear Dunes. From early Native American cultures to its industrial and agricultural heritage, this beautiful part of Lake Michigan is sure to captivate you.

Rekindle your love of the outdoors on this six-day exploration of Lake Michigan’s Northern Shore. Spend two nights on vehicle-free Mackinac Island and sample its simple charm and wild beauty. Roll along Lake Michigan’s shoreline on a mix of winding backcountry roads and car-free trails, passing picturesque wineries and farmlands. The Northern Lower Peninsula offers incredible biking and stunning sites.

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Tour Length

6 days/5 nights

Daily Mileage

45+ miles

Tour Dates

8/12, 8/19

Meals Included

5 B, 5 L, 4 D

Price

$1995 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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WASHINGTON SAN JUAN ISLANDS 2018 ! TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Whale-Watching Expedition Spend half a day on the waters off of San Juan Island respectfully observing one of nature’s most incredible mammals—orca whales. On this eco-adventure, you’ll also see eagles, seals and numerous other wildlife.

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The trip was beautiful and you were able to I love Wilderness Voyageurs see things on the bike that you would not get and anticipate another tour to see in a car. The staff was great. I would next fall. Thanks for a FAB recommend them to anyone. experience! — Candy H., Pinedale, WY

Get some island time on this six-day cycling adventure of three of the San Juan’s most alluring islands: San Juan, Lopez, and Orcas islands. These islands are renowned for their spectacular beaches, mountains, forests, and one of the country’s largest lavender farms. Each island offers a different style of biking from easy to challenging. Beautiful side hikes and fresh gourmet food complete the sensory treat. Tour Length

6 days/5 nights

Daily Mileage

30+ miles

Tour Dates

7/29, 8/5

Meals Included

5 B, 5 L, 4 D

Price

$2850 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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— Fran F., Powder Springs, GA

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TOUR HIGHLIGHT

323 Miles of Bike Trails With No Cars Where else can you ride your bike for six days and not have to share the road with any traffic? Enjoy the tremendous scenery of the Great Allegheny Passage and C&O Canal Towpath from Pittsburgh to DC.

Condé Nast Traveler considers the Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) to be one of the most beautiful rail-trails in the world. From Pittsburgh, PA, to Cumberland, MD, the GAP travels on abandoned railroad beds before its final 184 miles to Washington, DC, along the C&O Canal National Park. Quaint towns, great inns, historic tunnels, and awesome scenery await riders on this spectacular 6-day rail-trail tour.

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We have recommended Wilderness Voyageurs to other cyclist friends and would be interested in riding a different tour with Wilderness Voyageurs in the future. — Mike O. Northville, MI

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Tour Length

6 days/5 nights

Daily Mileage

50 + miles

Tour Dates

5/13, 5/20, 6/3, 6/17, 7/8, 7/15, 8/5, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7

Meals Included

5 B, 6 L, 2 D

Price

$1695 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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MISSOURI KATY TRAIL TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Longest Rail-Trail in the Country The Katy Trail follows along the former Missouri-KansasTexas Railroad (MKT, hence its nickname “Katy”). Sections of the trail are also part of the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail and the American Discovery Trail.

The Katy Trail is the longest rail-trail in the country! This car-free pathway travels through the most scenic areas of Missouri. We’ll cycle along the Missouri River Valley with quaint towns, limestone bluffs and verdant forests as our daily companions. Stop for wine tastings at a Missouri winery along the way and pair with wonderful accommodations and daily feasts—what a tour! Tour Length

6 days/5 nights

Daily Mileage

27-50 miles

Tour Dates

5/13, 5/20, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21

Meals Included

5 B, 6 L, 3 D

Price

$1695 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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GREAT ALLEGHENY PASSAGE TOUR HIGHLIGHT

A Gem at the Foot of the Laurel Mountains Sit back, unwind and let the wonderful Inn at Lenora’s and its award-winning dining spoil you and your palate. Treat yourself to a glass of wine from their wine cellar, then retreat to your lovely room for a good night’s slumber.

Ride car-free for 140 miles on the famous Great Allegheny Passage rail-trail running from Pittsburgh, PA, to its terminus in Cumberland, MD. This scenic tour is designed with relatively low daily mileage that allows plenty of time to relax and sightsee in historic towns along the way. Highlights include riding through the Youghiogheny River Gorge and an optional visit to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater.

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Tour Length

4 days/3 nights

Daily Mileage

15 - 41 miles

Tour Dates

5/20, 6/3, 6/10, 6/18, 7/15, 7/29, 8/26, 9/10, 9/30, 10/8

Meals Included

3 B, 4 L, 3 D

Price

$1035 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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PENNSYLVANIA & MARYLAND EASY RIDER Fallingwater, Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright America’s most famous architect, Frank Lloyd Wright, designed Fallingwater for his clients, the Kaufmann family. Built between 1936 and 1939, today it is a National Historic Landmark.

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Never experienced a bicycling vacation? Our Easy Rider highlight tour is designed for you! Enjoy three days of WOW on automobile-free bike paths you explore at your own pace. This introduction to the charm and history of the Great Allegheny Passage and the C&O Canal Towpath hits the cultural, historical and scenic highlights along these two bike paths, including Fallingwater and the Salisbury Viaduct. Tour Length

3 days/2 nights

Daily Mileage

15-39 miles

Tour Dates

5/7, 7/11, 7/29, 9/5, 9/9

Meals Included

2 B, 3 L, 2 D

Price

$725 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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Our merry band of 11 cyclists from widely different locales hit it off immediately. This was my third Wilderness Voyageurs adventure and I’ll be joining them again soon.

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TOUR HIGHLIGHT

— Sheldon L., Baltimore, MD

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IDAHO HIAWATHA TRAIL & COEUR D’ALENE TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Travel Under the Bitterroot Mountain Range Pedal from Idaho to Montana in the 1.66-mile St. Paul Pass Tunnel, a.k.a. the Taft Tunnel. Built in the early 1900s, it was used by the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad until 1980.

Stunning scenery and grand vistas await on two of the most incredible rail-trails in the country: the famous Route of the Hiawatha and the Trail of the Coeur d’Alene. Check these two Rails-to-Trails Conservancy Hall of Famers off your bucket list! The Hiawatha treats you to 10 tunnels, including the famous Taft Tunnel at 8,771' long, and seven steel trestles, one of which is 220' high.

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Tour Length

4 days/3 nights

Daily Mileage

40-60 miles

Tour Dates

7/10, 7/16, 7/22, 8/14

Meals Included

3 B, 3 L, 2 D

Price

$1295 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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SD MICKELSON & THE BADLANDS Hall of Famer: George S. Mickelson Trail The George S. Mickelson Trail is an incredible 109-mile rail-trail that runs through the heart of the Black Hills in South Dakota. The state’s first rail-trail, it includes four tunnels and more than 100 converted railroad bridges.

Discover the majesty of the Mickelson Trail and the Badlands on this intermediate, 6-day tour. Ride through native grasslands, buttes and canyons, while ogling mountain waterfalls and abundant wildlife—buffalo, big horn sheep and antelope! Our ride mixes road and rail-trail for the perfect pedaling combo. We top it off with a night in Deadwood and a trip to Mount Rushmore. It’s an all-inclusive wonder! Tour Length

6 days/5 nights

Daily Mileage

21-45 miles

Tour Dates

6/3, 6/10, 9/9, 9/16

Meals Included

5 B, 6 L, 3 D

Price

$1855 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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The landscape and scenery we experienced on our trip were beautiful, spectacular at times. — Ronald S., New York, NY

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NEW YORK ERIE CANAL TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Thundering Beauty: Niagara Falls With a history dating back 12,000 years, Niagara Falls attracts visitors (and daredevils!) from around the world. In 1901, American teacher Annie Edson Taylor became the first person to survive a trip over the falls in a barrel.

Get to know “New York’s Main Street” and one of America’s most storied waterways: the Erie Canal. We’ll pedal by early 1800s historic commercial port cities, explore canal locks, and ride 100+ miles of the Erie Canalway, a National Heritage Corridor. This ride on limestone towpaths follows the most commercially enduring and historically significant canalway in the U.S.

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— Barbara M., Yorkshire, UK

Tour Length

4 days/3 nights

Daily Mileage

25-45 miles

Tour Dates

6/4, 7/9, 8/7, 8/19, 8/26, 9/23, 10/7

Meals Included

3 B, 4 L, 2 D

Price

$1295 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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FIRST TIME ON A BIKE TOUR?

RAIL-TRAIL RIDING

Watch these videos on our website to understand how our inn-to-inn bike tours fully support you.

What’s so great about rail-trails? This video explains the unique joy and wonder of riding car-free on converted railroad tracks.

Bike touring is easy! We handle everything—from the routes and support to lodging and food. The only thing missing is you!

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Whether you’re new to biking or a hardcore cyclist, rail-trail tours offer something for everyone. These converted railroad corridors crisscross the United States— practically wherever an abandoned railroad left its tracks. You won’t find a more enjoyable, safe way to cycle—car-free, minimal hills (no more than 3% grade) and access to parts of the country you can’t reach by car. Try one and you may become as obsessed about rail-trails as we are!

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QUINTESSENTIAL WEST CUBA 2018 ! TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Historic Alejandro Robaina Tobacco Plantation The famous Robaina Vegas (fields), in the rich Vuelta Abajo region southwest of Pinar del Río, have been growing quality tobacco since 1845. In 1997, the plantation launched the Vegas Robaina cigar to wide international acclaim.

Create your own Cuban legend on our new intermediate tour of west Cuba. Explore vivacious Havana before heading into rural Cuba and its lush, spring-green tobacco fields and the unique Mogote hill formations. Enjoy daily people-to-people interactions with the locals who make Cuba what it is! Cycle past working farms and small villages, sea kayak along the coast, and relax with a mojito (or two).* Tour Length

8 Days /7 nights

Daily Mileage

30-40 miles

Tour Date

3/24

Meals Included

8 B, 7 L, 7 D

Price

$3885 PER PERSON DBL. OCC. *Please note: This itinerary and activities are subject to change due to factors such as weather, transportation schedules and availability of guest speakers. We always attempt to replace missed activities with similar opportunities that maintain the same spirit of the tour as well as our focus on people-to-people exchanges.

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CUBA CLÁSICO TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Explore Trinidad, UNESCO World Heritage Site Founded in 1514 and named in honor of the Holy Trinity, Trinidad features cobble-stoned streets and perfectly preserved colonial buildings. Meet and greet horse whisperer, photographer and local celebrity Julio Muñoz.

Experience the sounds, sights and culture of Central Cuba as you pedal through the vibrant cities of Havana, Remedios and Sancti Spiritus. This relatively easy and flat tour also includes two leisurely kayak paddles ideal for novice paddlers. Caribbean waters, waving palms, wildlife, and plenty of people-to-people interactions with Cuba’s local artists, students and market vendors await you. 9 days /8 nights

Daily Mileage

18-45 miles

Tour Date

3/31

Meals Included

8 B, 8 L, 8 D

Price

$3990 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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Go now! Sign up now! This tour is your chance to experience authentic Cuba as well as Havana. The tour company has done their homework and you’ll have a great experience. — Joan D., Glendive, MT

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MARYLAND CHESAPEAKE BAY TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Relaxing Getaway at the Sandaway Sit back and relish a spectacular sunset from the Sandaway Waterfront Lodge’s inviting porch, private beach or expansive lawn. The Sandaway is the perfect blend of hotel privacy and B&B charm, ideal after a great ride.

Delight for four relaxing days in the food, history and culture of Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay. You will ride along the historic Eastern Shore with the perfect mix of easy riding, gorgeous scenery, sumptuous seafood, boutique shops, and classic bayside towns from the 1600s. Explore at your own pace with our SAG wagon always nearby to provide extra gear, cold drinks and cheerful encouragement.

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Tour Length

4 days/3 nights

Daily Mileage

25- 45 miles

Tour Dates

4/23, 4/29, 10/9, 10/15, 10/21

Meals Included

3 B, 4 L, 2 D

Price

$1295 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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GEORGIA GOLD COAST TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge Watch for wildlife as you pedal through this important refuge along the eastern seaboard. More than 340 different species of birds call this refuge home, including wood storks and anhingas (photo on left).

Prepare to pedal deep into the rich history and romantic Southern ambiance of Georgia’s lush Gold Coast, including a night on the famous Jekyll Island. Traveling on scenic byways, you’ll escape into a world of live oaks draped with Spanish moss, incredible seafood, breathtaking views, and historic inns in the “golden isles.”

4 days/3 nights

Daily Mileage

20-45 miles

Tour Dates

4/2, 4/8, 10/8, 10/15, 10/21

Meals Included

3 B, 4 L, 3 D

Price

$1295 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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This was more than just a bike trip – we truly experienced the Georgia coast (starting with a tour of Savannah) along with history and lots of opportunities for wildlife viewing. — Susan F., West Chester, OH

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GETTYSBURG & THE CIVIL WAR TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Antrim 1844 Inn

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The Antrim 1844 Country House was used as headquarters by General George Meade prior to the Battle of Gettysburg. Today, it is acclaimed for its cuisine and luxurious accommodations and home to the largest wine cellar in Maryland.

Minds and spirits soar! This unique tour brings to life the intense turning point of the Civil War. Learn from Gettysburg Battlefield guides; pedal into Antietam; enjoy historic Harpers Ferry; and revel in largely unchanged scenic countryside where armies marched and civilians persevered. Gracious inns, sumptuous fare and exceptional cycling routes make this tour one of our most popular. Tour Length

4 days/3 nights

Daily Mileage

20-50 miles

Tour Dates

6/10, 7/22, 9/30

Meals Included

3 B, 3 L, 2 D

Price

$1289 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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SHENANDOAH & THE CIVIL WAR TOUR HIGHLIGHT

5 National Parks and 4 States Pedal through four states and five national parks on this tour, including Shenandoah National Park, Harpers Ferry National Park, Antietam Battlefield, C&O Canal National Historic Park, and Gettysburg National Battlefield.

Cycling joy meets historic awe. Powered by idyllic landscapes with distinct history, you’ll ride in Virginia’s genteel Hunt Country, along Shenandoah National Park’s viewtastic Skyline Drive, and then north toward Gettysburg. Time travel back into America’s explosive past as we cycle to Civil War battlefields. You’ll cover four states in six days of spectacular riding. Tour Length

6 days/5 nights

Daily Mileage

50 miles

Tour Date

9/16

Meals Included

5 B, 5 L, 3 D

Price

$1995 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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NEW YORK FINGER LAKES TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Wine, Dine and Recline—Glenora Wine Cellars Overlooking the winery and Seneca Lake, Glenora Wine Cellars provides a lovely respite after two days of riding. Visit the tasting room and sample their wines, stroll through the vineyard or just relax after a wonderful meal.

Pedal your way through the picturesque beauty of New York’s Finger Lakes region. Home to almost 100 wineries, our moderately challenging tour rides by three lakes: Keuka, Seneca and Cayuga. You’ll visit several wineries, hike along stunning waterfalls, and visit historic sites, including crossing the bridge featured in the classic film It’s A Wonderful Life. Bring your camera and your taste buds!

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Tour Length

4 days/3 nights

Daily Mileage

25-45 miles

Tour Dates

6/10, 7/15, 8/12, 9/30

Meals Included

3 B, 3 L, 2 D

Price

$1495 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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TOUR HIGHLIGHT

The General Sutter Inn Founded in 1764 as The Zum Anker, this historic inn was renamed in honor of General John A. Sutter. The inn boasts old-world charm, great food, and 16 well-appointed rooms.

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PENNSYLVANIA AMISH COUNTRY

I especially like Wilderness Voyageurs’ small group size, which allows for instant congeniality among strangers on the trip. — Douglas G., Rochester Hills, MI

Travel back in time with us to a simpler era. Explore the country roads of Lancaster County, PA, at a delightful 19th-century pace far removed from the hustle of modern times. Much of the county is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places. Enjoy exceptional biking through scenic countryside and quaint towns that still use horse and buggy transportation. Tour Length

4 days/3 nights

Daily Mileage

25-40 miles

Tour Dates

7/29, 10/14

Meals Included

3 B, 4 L, 2 D

Price

$1295 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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NEW YORK ADIRONDACKS TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Fort Ticonderoga: America’s Fort™ Explore history dating back to 1755, when the first version of Fort Ticonderoga was built. This National Historic Landmark played a significant role in the French and Indian War, and the American Revolution.

Spend six days pedaling through one of the most beautiful state parks in the U.S.: the Adirondack Park. Wide-shouldered roads cross rivers, skirt mountains, and circle lakes so you can absorb the expansive views. This intermediate ride begins in Burlington, VT, and travels to Lake Champlain, Saranac Lake, Fort Ticonderoga and back. We designed this ride with as little climbing as possible!

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Tour Length

6 days/5 nights

Daily Mileage

45 miles

Tour Dates

7/22, 9/9

Meals Included

5 B, 5 L, 3 D

Price

$1785

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KENTUCKY BIKE & BOURBON TOUR HIGHLIGHT

A History of Bourbon and More Historic Bardstown is the second oldest city in Kentucky and the heart of Bourbon Country. It’s also home to the Willett Distillery, founded in 1935 by Thomas Willett. The family still operates this one-of-a-kind craft bourbon distillery.

Love bourbon and biking? Then this intermediate, 5-day tour is for you. Roll through the heart of Bourbon Country and its lush landscape, sampling from distilleries along the way, including Wild Turkey, Woodford Reserve and Buffalo Trace. Our last day takes you past beautiful horse farms just outside of Lexington, one of which is our final stop: Claiborne Farm, home of Secretariat, winner of the 1973 Triple Crown. 5 days/4 nights

Daily Mileage

30-55 miles

Tour Dates

5/14, 5/21, 10/15, 10/22

Meals Included

4 B, 4 L, 3 D

Price

$1590 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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We enjoyed our week of biking and imbibing along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. The rides were beautiful and challenging. The dining and accommodations are great. — Tina B., Dallas, TX

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CYCLING COLORFUL COLORADO TOUR HIGHLIGHT

A High-Altitude Soak in Glenwood Hot Springs End your day of riding with an incredible soak in Glenwood Hot Springs, the largest hot springs pool on the planet. And you’re just a few relaxed steps from your room at the lodge!

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No postcard can prepare you for cycling past stunning 14,000' peaks, majestic highalpine lakes, and captivating historic districts. This intermediate tour maximizes your views of the Rockies, while minimizing the climbing. Our unique combination of mostly downhill road and paved trails leads you through early summer’s beautiful wildflowers or fall’s spectacular foliage.

My wife and I had a fantastic time on this trip… the Colorado scenery, with the aspens changing to gold during the course of the week, was amazing.

Tour Length

6 days/5 nights

Daily Mileage

20-45 miles

Tour Dates

6/17, 8/26, 9/23

Meals Included

5 B, 5 L, 3 D

Price

$1785 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

— Arthur S., Indianapolis, IN

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COLORADO KICK SOME PASS TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Independence Pass This 12,095-ft pass is on the Continental Divide in the Sawatch Range. Only open spring to early fall, it affords phenomenal views of Mount Elbert, Colorado’s highest peak, and La Plata Peak (14,336 ft).

Designed for advanced cyclists who love to climb and bomb down hills, you’ll spend six heart-pounding days flirting with the Continental Divide. Ascend and descend six mountain passes, relishing alpine wildflowers, azure blue skies, and winding roads with amazing views like the impressive Maroon Bells. With average daily climbs of 5,000 feet, you’ll be kicking some serious pass—one every day, to be precise! Tour Length

6 days/5 nights

Daily Mileage

60-80 miles

Tour Date

6/24

Meals Included

5 B, 5 L, 3 D

Price

$1785 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

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MOUNTAIN BIKE COLORADO TOUR HIGHLIGHT

Colorado’s Finest Microbreweries We end each day of glorious mountain biking at a different microbrewery. Sample the best brews at Aspen Brewing, Carbondale Beer Works, Bonfire Brewing, and many others!

Single track, golden aspens, beautiful vistas, great food, and microbreweries at the end of every ride. This is the way to enjoy mountain biking in the Colorado Rockies! We’ve picked the best trails of the Western Slope and found the best brewpubs and lodging choices to make each day spectacular. This intermediate tour is designed for guests coming from low elevations.

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The guides were so efficient and able to handle any situation that came up. They were still smiling at the end of the day!

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Tour Length

6 days/5 nights

Daily Mileage

15-25 miles

Tour Date

8/19

Meals Included

5 B, 6 L, 3 D

Price

$1785 PER PERSON DBL. OCC.

— Barb G., Le Mars, IA

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OUR BICYCLES

Wilderness Voyageurs offers both a drop bar and an upright bar for use on your tour.

FAQ

Kona Rove Cross Handles dirt roads and bike trails with ease and is smooth and comfortable on pavement. This tour favorite has a hardy steel frame, well-padded drop bars, and easy riding position.

What pedals come on your rental bikes? The standard pedal is a platform pedal without cages or toe clips.

Can I bring my own bike? YES! Please make sure your bike is suitable to the tour you are taking. Also, it must be in good condition and well tuned.

If I rent your bike, can I bring my own pedals? YES! We need to know ahead of time that you will be bringing your own pedals, so please make a note of it on your registration sheet.

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Never Been on a Biking Vacation? No Worries! Kona Dr. Dew (or similar) - Hybrid Flat handlebars deliver an upright riding position; the lightweight frame and fork provide an incredibly efficient ride.

Cannondale Synapse Road Bike With relaxed geometry and trusty Shimano 105 components, you’ll enjoy your days in the saddle and the responsiveness of your bike.

Regardless of your age or ability, we’ve got a bike tour for you. Our trusty support and gear (SAG) van is always nearby with snacks, water, bike repairs and even a lift!

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TOURS AT A GLANCE ROAD BIKE TOURS

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PRICE

l Beginner DIFFICULTY DAILY MILEAGE

MEETING PLACE

n Intermediate

u Advanced

DEPARTURE DATES WIN/SPR

SUMMER

FALL

Washington San Juan Islands

$2850 / $550*

ln

30+ miles

Seattle, WA

Quintessential West Cuba

$3885 / $500*

n

30-40 miles

Havana, Cuba

3/24

Cuba Clásico

$3990 / $500*

n

18-45 miles

Havana, Cuba

3/31

Maryland Chesapeake Bay

$1295 / $195*

ln

25- 45 miles

Easton, MD

4/23, 4/29

10/9,10/15,10/21

Georgia Gold Coast

$1295 / $350*

l

20- 45 miles

Savannah, GA

4/2, 4/8

10/8,10/15,10/21

Gettysburg & the Civil War

$1289 / $230*

n

20-50 miles

Gettysburg, PA

Shenandoah & the Civil War

$1995 / $595*

nu

50 miles

Leesburg, VA

New York Finger Lakes

$1495 / $330*

n

25-45 miles

Seneca Falls, NY

6/10, 7/15, 8/12

9/30

Pennsylvania Amish Country

$1295 / $200*

n

25- 40 miles

Lititz, PA

7/29

10/14

New York Adirondacks

$1785 / $425*

n

45 miles

Burlington, VT

7/22

9/9

Kentucky Bike & Bourbon

$1590 / $395*

n

30-55 miles

Lexington, KY

Cycling Colorful Colorado

$1785 / $425*

n

20-45 miles

Denver, CO

6/17, 8/26

Colorado Kick Some Pass

$1785 / $425*

u

60-80 miles

Denver, CO

6/24

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7/29, 8/5

6/10, 7/22

9/30 9/16

5/14, 5/21

10/15, 10/22 9/23

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RAIL-TRAIL BIKE TOURS

PRICE

DIFFICULTY

DAILY MILEAGE

MEETING PLACE

Michigan Islands, Trails & Dunes

$1995 / $585*

n

45+ miles

Traverse City, MI

Pittsburgh to DC: GAP & C&O

$1695 / $350*

n

50+ miles

Ohiopyle or Pittsburgh, PA

5/13, 5/20

6/3,6/17,7/8,7/15,8/5 9/16,9/23,9/30,10/7

Missouri Katy Trail

$1695 / $395*

n

27-50 miles

St. Charles, MO

5/13, 5/20

9/30,10/7,10/14,10/21

Great Allegheny Passage

$1035 / $225*

ln

15- 41 miles

Ohiopyle, PA

5/20

6/3,6/10,6/18, 7/15,7/29,8/26

9/10, 9/30, 10/8

$725 / $150*

l

15-39 miles

Ohiopyle, PA

5/7

7/11, 7/29

9/5, 9/9

ID Hiawatha & Coeur d’Alene

$1295 / $350*

n

40 - 60 miles

Spokane, WA

7/10, 7/16, 7/22, 8/14

SD Mickelson & the Badlands

$1855 / $500*

n

21- 45 miles

Rapid City, SD

6/3, 6/10

9/9, 9/16

New York Erie Canal

$1295 / $250*

l

25-45 miles

Buffalo, NY

6/4,7/9,8/7,8/19,8/26

9/23, 10/7

PA & MD Easy Rider

MOUNTAIN BIKE TOURS Mountain Bike Colorado

PRICE $1785 / $425*

DIFFICULTY DAILY MILEAGE

nu

15-25 miles

MEETING PLACE Denver, CO

WIN/SPR

SUMMER

FALL

8/12, 8/19

DEPARTURE DATES WIN/SPR

S UMMER

FALL

8/19

* If you are traveling solo, or require separate beds, then a Single Supplement is required. Due to the nature of the small inns and B&Bs that we utilize, we cannot guarantee multiple beds per room.

DETAILED TOUR ITINERARIES

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