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I felt like I was in heaven last week while participating in the Shenandoah and the Civil War tour. Three days of biking in the Virginia and the Blue Ridge Mountains followed by three days of biking through Civil War history. The tour included tours...

The New York Finger Lakes Bike Tour is one of our favorite trips here at Wilderness Voyageurs. This moderately challenging trip rolls along smooth paved roads, past three of New York's Finger Lakes: Keuka, Seneca and Cayuga. Along the way, you'll visit wineries, hike along...

Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands are one of the best places in the eastern U.S. to mountain bike. (Maybe we’re biased, but they really are great.) Pennsylvania’s mountain bike trails are rugged, rocky and full of roots. Many of them are maintained by small groups of volunteers who...

It's been a long, long winter, but springtime is finally here! You're probably itching to get out on the bike and spin your legs. But if your bike's been gathering dust in the garage for months, it might need some TLC before you roll out...

There are thousands of things out there you could take on a bike ride - multitools, fenders, all sorts of baskets, seat bags that hold a beer growler, leather top tube straps that hold a banana. But you just want to go for a ride!...

Mother nature has turned the page on spring and with that brings warmer weather and the start of bike touring season. Today, We'd like to talk a bit about the importance of hydration. Yea, yea, it's really not the boring topic your doctor makes it...

Experiencing new places and new faces on a bike tour is easily one of the best ways to immerse yourself in a local culture. From the sights and sounds to the food and lodging we carefully plan ahead of time to maximize your experience. Select...

If you're ready to take a Wilderness Voyageurs cycling vacation, you might be wondering - what should I wear for several days of cycling to stay comfortable on the bike? Three words will make a world of difference: padded bike shorts. Bike Shorts by Design By design,...

The  Youghiogheny River is an incredible and unique resource, both as a natural and a cultural asset.  It is a relatively "big water" river that flows from the crest of the Appalachians northward, flows 365 days a year and is an amazing cool temperature throughout...

Not only full of delicious wineries, the finger lakes region is also full of stunning views! Our moderately challenging road bike tour takes you pedaling past three of the Finger Lakes most beautiful lakes - Keuka, Seneca and Cayuga Lake....