Fast America Ride - East


For the cyclist who cannot take 33 days off, but still wants to experience the Fast America Ride, try our Fast America Ride - East. The third and final section of Fast America Ride travels 1303 miles in 12 cycling days. Enjoy the rolling farmland of the Midwest and tackle the mountains of New England along the way from Springfield IL to Amesbury MA.


Fast America Ride - East heads out of Illinois and into the great state of Indiana, through the town of Knightstown where the movie Hoosiers was filmed. If you have time, you can stand on the basketball court where Hickory’s home games were shot. Next, rural Ohio awaits and the terrain will pick up and roll a little more before a short hop through the far northwestern corner of Pennsylvania along Lake Erie, the largest body of water the ride has seen since the Pacific. The final push rolls across upper New York State providing scenic landscape and rural roads north of the Finger Lakes region. From there the ride skirts the Erie Canal to Syracuse and Amsterdam and the final few days will include the Mohawk Pass, part of the Appalachian Mountain Range into Vermont. Vermont and New Hampshire are like roller coasters, but the terrain will settle down closer to the Atlantic Ocean. Our final few miles will see us ride to Salisbury Beach and dip our front wheel in the Atlantic.

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Register online for the ride of a lifetime. Make your commitment today. Then start your training and get ready for a bicycle ride you will never forget. Remember once you arrive at the ride start city, let America by Bicycle take care of all the details. You just ride your bike everyday and explore America. Get ready for real cycling adventure. Plan your cycling calendar now and don't miss the training window.  America by Bicycle offers this tour every other year. Be sure to sign up in time for 2019 or you’ll have to wait until 2021!

You will need to show us you are training and physically ready for the challenge. Plan to ride an organized local century ride (higher mileage events are encouraged) no later than one month from the start of the event. Upon completion, send America by Bicycle a copy of your entry form and timecard.  If the event does not time or have an official timer, get a representative of the host organization to sign your enrollment form with your time. All participants must be able to complete a century in 6 hours riding time. If you cannot confirm your ability, you may not be allowed to participate on this event. Don’t hesitate calling the Ride Director with any questions.

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Trip Details

Springfield, IL to Amesbury, MA

12 days

Saturday May 18 to Thursday May 30

Join us in 2021!

Day 0
Springfield, IL  0

Day 1
Tuscola, IL  78

Day 2
Lebanon, IN  120

Day 3
Richmond, IN  109

Day 4
Marysville, OH  104

Day 5
Wooster, OH  103

Day 6
Warren, OH  96

Day 7
Dunkirk, NY  137

Day 8
Batavia, NY  82

Day 9
Liverpool, NY  121

Day 10
Amsterdam, NY  119

Day 11
Keene, NH  126

Day 12
Amesbury, MA  108


108+ per day average

Breakfast and lunch included for all days except Day 0. Dinner is not included.

$3200 (Double)
$3800 (Single)

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