Ride the Fault Line-2017 cycles the flat roads of the mid-Mississippi valley. Join us on a pedaling trip through portions of 4 states this June 10-17!

Hey, all you procrastinating cyclists out there!  Here's a heads up for you.
APRIL 17 at midnight the late registration fee for RTFL-2017 begins.  That
means the time is NOW for you to get yourself and your friends registered
for this year's tour!  You want to do this!  Save $50 and sign up today! 

Experience this unique week-long cycling tour through Missouri, Arkansas, Tennessee, and Kentucky when you sign up to ride along the New Madrid earthquake fault line.

to watch a video of the 2016 tour!


-Spend 7 days travelling through the mostly flat river floodplains of Missouri, Arkansas, Tennessee, & Kentucky.

the history of the great New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812 and learn from experts about the chances for an "encore".

a former home & studio of the literary giant Ernest Hemingway. 

yourself up close & personal with bald eagles and other wildlife at Reelfoot Lake, a premier national wildlife sanctuary.

the mighty Mississippi River on an authentic riverboat ferry.

yourself in Civil War history & tour historic, restored antebellum homes, battlefields, and historic sites.

-Start and finish your adventure in the same location.  
No extra-cost, long bus rides for you, and no risk of damage to your bike while being hauled on a truck!

New this year!
You asked, we listened!

-New first day route featuring fewer flat, treeless roads and a few more hills, plus an opportunity to stop and tour the birthplace of the "Stars & Stripes" military newspaper in Bloomfield, Missouri on the way to.....

-New Sunday night community.....Malden, Missouri.

-"Layover" day in Hickman, KY now has FOUR optional routes to choose from, including a hilly century!  Or just stick around town, enjoy the hospitality and tour the historic buildings, learn more about the New Madrid fault, sample some local baking, and vacuum pack your own can of Kentucky Kernel pecans!

Go to the REGISTRATION tab at the top of this page
to sign up NOW!

Enjoy your cycling tour even more when you ride with friends.  
6 or more cyclists registering as members of a group can receive discounted rates and other perks.  Contact us for the details at rmc5487@gmail.com

Ride the Fault Line is a production of Midwest Cyclotouring, LLC  Sikeston, Missouri
rmc5487@gmail.com          573.380.7875

Midwest Cyclotouring, LLC reserves the unconditional right to modify the tour route and itinerary,
without prior notice, due to weather, river, road, or other unpredictable conditions.

Watch video of the 2016 tour!
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