Checkout is the best cycling related web site I’ve found in a long time. I live on the east coat of the United States where it is a rare treat to get away from traffic and find a nice quiet road for cycling. Nevertheless, on my first visit to I found a quiet gravel/dirt road close to my home to explore on my bike quickly and easily.

While sounds similar to TrailLink, ridewithGPS, and other bike route websites that may offer some of the same routes, what makes different is that it is an interactive database of only gravel and dirt roads and paths submitted and managed entirely by riders.

If you enjoy cycling gravel and dirt roads or would like to share your favorite route with other like minded cyclists then you should visit today! You may just find a new quiet less-traveled gravel gem close to home to explore on your bicycle.

Ken Whittaker