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A Tent for the Road : Review of the Napier X-Treme Sportz Pac (11/19/06)

Bike the Lewis & Clark Trail: Created by the Adventure Cycling Association, this site has maps of the entire 4,618-mile route from Hartford, Illinois, to Astoria, Oregon. (6/13/04)

Bikes, not Cars! PT Cruiser, Jeep, and Honda Racing bikes are featured at The Masked Merchant, a remarkable diverse source for camping and biking equipment.

Arkansas Biking Resources: "The Natural State" has 51 state parks with well-developed biking trails and paths. This site has plenty of links and photo galleries.

Mountain Biking Trail Finder: This joint project of the International Mountain Biking association & includes topo maps, routes & more

Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival 2003: "The most spectacular mountain biking event this side of the Pacific Ocean"

The Air Line Rail Trail: This 50-mile trail in eastern Connecticut features 150-foot tall viaducts over rivers and panoramic views An example of the burgeoning movement to create bicycle routes out of abandoned railroad right-of-ways.

Banff National Park: Suggested routes & useful tips for mountain bike rides in the Canadian Rockies

Bicycling Events Calendar: Superb list for touring and mountain bike events throughout the U.S. and Canada

Campground Directories: U.S. & Canada

Adventure Cycling Association has created a set of maps and guides for exploring the back roads in the USA.

Mountain biking resort and hostel in a remote section of Maine.

The Exploratorium in San Francisco has created an exhibition about the science of cycling. There is some really cool stuff here!

Mountain Bike Reviews Forum is a forum community dedicated to Mountain Bike owners and enthusiasts. Come join the discussion about bike parts, components, deals, performance, modifications, classifieds, trails, troubleshooting, maintenance, and more!

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