cycling

Each year, Mena is the scene of the Wheel A’ Mena. The event, which takes place September 17 this year, is a bicycle tour of the Ouachita Mountains via the Talimena Scenic Drive. The tour is based out of Mena,which is at the foot hills of Rich Mountain, which at 2,681 feet, is the second …
Kurt Searvogel, who lives and works in Sheridan, recently went after a world record cycling feat that has stood for 75 years. The endeavor, which is known as the high mileage record, included riding the most miles in a single year. In January 2016, he became the new record holder. To put his achievement in …
The Rogers Cycling Festival is coming up on Aug. 1-2, offering opportunities for all skill levels as well as events for road cyclists and mountain bike enthusiasts. For those who have enjoyed the Race for the Spike and the Frisco 5 Poker Ride in recent years, you will have the opportunity to participate in those events as well as an …
Strap on your bike helmet to enjoy a two-day ride on Saturday, Jan. 17, through Sunday, Jan. 18, from Greers Ferry to Mountain View. The Overnight Bicycle Ride is an annual event organized by the Arkansas Bicycle Club. The group will leave the Narrows Recreation Area in Greers Ferry at about 9:30 a.m., stopping in …
A great way to enjoy the scenery of Arkansas is via a bike.  A few stellar road cycling events are coming up in Arkansas, each offering a chance to enjoy the scenic roads found across the state. This weekend ( September 20) is the Wheel A’ Mena. This cycling tour in Mena starts at 8 …
The Wheel A’ Mena Bicycle Tour returns to Mena Sept. 21! The tour is staged out of Mena, which is at the foothills of Rich Mountain. At 2,681 feet, it’s the second tallest mountain in the state. Two tour distances (70 and 30 miles) are offered. The tour provides some of the best scenic views …