New week! Early June promises cooler weather.
-New state-Illinois welcomes you!
-New overnight community-say hello to Cape Girardeau, Missouri!
-New attractions-Shawnee National Forest, Horseshoe Lake wildlife refuge, historic Thebes courthouse, River House winery, Cape Splash water park
-New website-easier to navigate, with more pictures of past tours
Experience this unique Midwest bicycle tours adventure through four mid-Mississippi valley states along the New Madrid earthquake fault line.
Visit Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, and Tennessee in six days.
Ride the Fault is more than a bicycle tour-more than just cycling! Nature lovers-have lunch at lakeside restaurants at Reelfoot Lake Wildlife Refuge and scan the trees for nesting bald eagles! Paddle a kayak through groves of century old cypress trees! History buffs-learn about the past-visiting strategically important early Civil War sites; and look to the future with a stop at the new Discovery Park science center in Tennessee! Cross the Mississippi River on an authentic riverboat ferry Beat the heat with a trip to an outdoor water park!
Enjoy camping outdoors, indoors, or select a motel from our list!
Finish where you started! No need to pay extra for a long, boring bus ride or risk damage to your bike having it hauled in a truck!
Detailed route markings and color maps of the route, campsites, and communities keep you oriented! Experienced, professional staff, not volunteers, support you with consistently highly rated service! We feel RTFL is the best bicycle tour in the Midwest!
Date: June 2 - 8, 2018
City, State: New Madrid, Missouri
Online Information: http://www.ridethefault.com/