Ride America’s historic Route 66 across Missouri in June 2022! You’ll ride along historic sites and iconic points of interest as you meander from Joplin to Eureka. You will experience the beautiful scenic Ozarks and pastoral countryside as well as passing along wineries and breweries and true Americana at its best!

Sign up now and save $100 off the six-day ride. Early bird discount expires on December 15!

Where are we going?

The full route of Big BAM 2022 is now available with daily distances and elevation gain. View the route here.


Day 1 – June 13 – Joplin to Willard – 38.2 miles/+2215 ft

Day 2 – June 14 – Willard to Lebanon – 39.1 miles/+2025 ft

Day 3 – June 15 – Lebanon to Waynesville – 82.6 miles/2825 ft

Day 4 – June 16 – Waynesville to Rolla – 71.4 miles/+2669 ft

Day 5 – June 17 – Rolla to Cuba – 34 miles/+1513 ft

Day 6 – June 18 – Cuba to Eureka – 60.7 miles/+2277 ft

What’s included on Big BAM?

Bicycle Across Missouri offers many amenities and services for riders, including:

  • Hot shower facilities morning and night for all ticketed riders
  • Full SAG support along the route
  • Water stations along the route
  • Live music every night
  • Charging stations for electronics
  • Free coffee every morning
  • Shaded seating at every campsite
  • Available massages at camp each night.

You’ll be experiencing some of the most scenic vistas and iconic emblems of the Mother Road that you’ll ever ride through and with plenty of time to explore them. And, since we are riding in the Ozarks near some of the best floating rivers in the country, we are keeping a couple days’ rides short enough that you can ride in the morning and float a river in a canoe or kayak in the afternoon.

Register here.