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This past Thursday, April 1st, you might have seen some visitors hanging around Roanoke and Vinton:

These visitors were part of our Alien Invasion! bike route and event, a preview of the new Ride with GPS software platform upon which we are hosting a series of self-guided bike tours.   For a complete list of our existing tours, visit

This was a fun route to plan, and in the end, only one of our alien visitors went missing by the time went around to claim them on Sunday evening.

In addition to the little gray spacemen you might have seen around town, the route itself included a number of points of interest:

If you want the full story on what’s going on in these photos, check out the Ride with GPS tour and, if you ride it, let us know what you think – especially if you see any suspicious UFO activity.