Tour of California Wrap-Up: Landis Snags Overall Win
Our man reports from the scene of the inaugural Amgen Tour of California for what proved to be a major coup for U.S. cycling, with an estimated one million spectators and eight American riders in the top ten.
Is California Dreamin'?
The Golden State gets set to host America's richest bike race ever
Where can I road bike while my husband hikes and mountain bikes?
I like to road cycle, and a good workout for me is 35 to 60 miles per ride. My husband doesn't enjoy this. Do you know of any vacation spots where I can ride while my husband hikes and/or mountain bikes or can otherwise entertain himself? A spot where he can meet me at the end of my ride as we travel would also be nice. Denise St. George, Utah
When it comes to adventure kingdoms, all roads eventually lead to California. Here's where to find the Golden State's secret stash.
Coastal Cloud 9
San Luis Obispo
Switzerland in the Sierra
Pacific Northwest Paradise
Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Time to tune up that garageful of gear (we don't mean lawn chairs) and devote your next outing to full-throttle fun.
Rock the Red Rocks
Wet and Wild Appalachia
Fayetteville, West Virginia
Northern Rockies Nirvana
New England High
North Conway, New Hampshire
Hood River, Oregon