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UofA Monday Coffee Ride

Distance: 19 miles

University of Arkansas Cycling Club

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Lake Atalanta

Distance: 8.2 miles


PeopleForBikes Work in Arkansas


Photo courtesy of Bicycle Colorado's Learn to Ride program. A similar adult education class will launch in Bentonville, Arkansas, on April 4, 2022.

First Ride: Teaching Adults to Bike

March 22nd, 2022

A new educational series from nonprofit Trailblazers + ETHIC seeks to ensure every adult in Northwest Arkansas can ride if they want to. ...

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Announcing Our Fall 2021 Industry Community Grant Awards

December 14th, 2021

PeopleForBikes’ latest round of Industry Community Grants funded $55,000 for seven different bike projects across the U.S. ...

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Pedal It Forward

December 7th, 2021

In Northwest Arkansas, employees at J.B. Hunt and Walmart are volunteering to fix up bikes for community members in need. ...

Jeremy McGhee rides his Sport-On adaptive mountain bike in Bentonville, Arkansas.

Meet the Rider Improving Access for Disabled Mountain Bikers

September 29th, 2021

Jeremy McGhee is on a mission to ride and document every mountain bike trail in Northwest Arkansas, opening up the landscape for those who can’t ride a traditional bike. ...

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In Northwest Arkansas, You Can Go to College for Bikes

August 10th, 2021

A first-of-its-kind program is launching in Bentonville with scholarships available for BIPOC and LGBTQ students. ...

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Critical Mass: A Summit Empowering All Women

July 19th, 2021

Bicycling organizations in Northwest Arkansas are joining together for this inaugural event, taking place virtually and in-person from July 23-24. ...

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Our Top Vacation Spots for Biking

June 1st, 2021

From world-class mountain biking to wine tasting tours on two wheels, don’t forget to bring your helmet the next time you pack your bags. ...

Riding an electric mountain bike.

Find Your Next eMTB Adventure – Arkansas

August 21st, 2020

PeopleForBikes’ eMTB map is your one-stop shop to find eMTB-friendly trails near you. We’re highlighting the best eMTB trails from coast to coast to make planning your next mountain biking adventure easy and accessible. ...

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2020 City Ratings: Acceleration

June 9th, 2020

Due to the constantly changing dimensions of the COVID-19 crisis, we encourage you to follow all current CDC guidelines as well as local travel advisories and recommendations. Take care of yourselves and loved ones. We’re all in this together. ...

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A Dozen Bucket List Rides for 2021

January 28th, 2020

We hope you’re gearing up to take some great rides in 2021. From oceanside coastal rides in the Pacific Northwest to gravel epics in Colorado to country road cruises in New York, we’ve compiled a list of 12 can’t-miss rides from 2020. Our new Ride Spot app will get you to each and guide you to great ...

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Riding Rebecca's Private Idaho in Ketchum, Idaho.

A Dozen (Plus One) Bucket List Rides for 2019

January 10th, 2019

Great bike rides can start anywhere, but sometimes it’s worth the extra travel to race to a backdrop of breathtaking coastal landscapes, glorious mountain peaks or rugged desert terrain. We’ve highlighted 13 bike events that we think are worth the trip in 2019 — including some old favorites. ...

Mountain biking in NW Arkansas

Bicycling provides $137 million in economic benefits to northwest Arkansas

March 29th, 2018

With an increasing number of locals and tourists taking advantage of its network of natural-surface trails and shared-use paved paths, bicycling provided $137 million in economic benefits to Northwest Arkansas in 2017. According to three new studies from the Walton Family Foundation, the region has ...