Great Mississippi River Ride
Great Mississippi River Ride follows the magical Mississippi River from Louisiana to Minnesota. This 25-day fully-supported touring-paced ride averages 70+ miles per day and crosses through 9 states. The 1726 mile route begins in New Orleans in late spring and heads north to end in Minneapolis in early summer. We cycle the back country roads including the "National River Road" and the "Mississippi River Trail" (MRT) with two exciting off days in Memphis TN and St. Louis MO. Come explore the mystery and history of the Great River from the seat of your bicycle.
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 2016 or you’ll have to wait until 2018!
START / FINISH
New Orleans, LA to Minneapolis, MN
Monday May 7 to Friday June 1
Join us in 2020!
New Orleans, LA to Memphis, TN
Memphis, TN to St Louis, MO
St Louis, MO to Minneapolis, MN
75 per day average
Breakfast and dinner included for all days except for 2 rest days. Lunch is not included.