What Do Great Bike Tour Guides Do

  Our tour guides are the heart of the business, we all know that. They can help make or break your bicycle vacation. We want them to be enthusiastic, fun, supportive, patient, informative, and encouraging. We depend upon them to haul our luggage, fix our bikes, feed us, and generally take excellent care of us.…

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Tour Guides Chris and Samantha Launch New Business

In case you’ve wondered what some of our tour guides have been up to during COVID-19… Chris and Sam Morrissey have formed their own business called Cool Motion Outdoor Sports, and we ask that you give them your support. Once it became clear that Great Bike Tours would not be running any bike trips during…

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Cycling Georgia’s Golden Isles Shrimply the Best

Cycling Georgia’s Golden Isles with Great Bike Tours is “Shrimply the best” While on our Georgia’s Golden Isles Cycling Vacation you will have the opportunity to cycle to Jekyll Island. Along the way you will experience the only elevation changes of the week and they are mild at best. The 2 bridges you will cross…

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Cycling Along the Florida Keys Overseas Heritage Trail

The most unique cycling trail you will find that provides a near constant tailwind and remarkable views! The 106 miles of the Florida Keys Overseas Heritage Trail (FKOHT) includes 37 bridge crossings. Making use of Henry Flagler’s “Railroad that Went to Sea” you will travel through Key Largo, Islamorada and Marathon Favorite Spots along the FKOHT A favorite…

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Cycle Shark Valley Loop Trail – Everglades

On day one of our Florida Keys Bike Tour we begin with a shuttle to visit Everglades National Park to cycle Shark Valley Loop Trail. The Shark Valley section of the Everglades National Park is very unique and provide an in depth look at the area. Located just 30 miles west of the city of…

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Enjoy a Visit to Sanibel and Captiva Islands

The Great Bike Tour Everglades, Florida Keys, Key West trip in January leaves out of Fort Myers. We encourage you to take an extra day before or after your tour and plan a visit to Sanibel and Captiva Islands. It is a trip you will be happy to add on to your Great Bike Tour.…

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Ride the Presidential Range Rail Trail in New Hampshire

Experience the Presidential Range Rail Trail with Great Bike Tours  — it is New Hampshire’s best kept secret! Located a few hours from major cities you will find the town of Gorham and there, in this legitimately charming town, you will find the Presidential Rail Trail. Gorham is still known as “The City That Trees…

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2020 The Year of the Bicycle

2020 is proving to be the year of the bicycle! All over the USA bicycles are all of a sudden back in style! Streets and bike trails are busier than ever as Americans reconnect with the love of biking. A recent survey done by the company finds that 21% of adults with bicycles plan to…

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A Visit to Menemsha

On day 3 of the Nantucket & Martha’s Vineyard excursion offered by Great Bike Tours there is included A Visit to Menemsha where you will enjoy lunch served at a local restaurant in this 300-year-old fishing village. Now is the time to indulge in a local, fresh caught, lobster meal, truly a New England favorite.…

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Join Us Cycling the Franconia Notch Recreational Trail

        Great Bike Tours is not offering tours Cycling the Franconia Notch Recreational Trail. The Franconia Notch Recreational Trail is a paved designated bike trail that winds through the 800,000 acre White Mountains National Forest. This trail covers approximately 9 miles each way and there are some moderately challenging hills to climb…

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