HighRoad Tours

Full Service – 8 days, 7 nights

Cyclist in the Dolomites

BreakAway Tours

Semi-independent – 2 or more days

Cyclists lounging in front of La Fabrica, Girona

Sportive Tours

Support and training packages

Cyslists posing Costa Daurada

Day Rides

Solutions for time-crunched cyclists

Cyclist eating grapes in Provence

Meet Your Guides

Gerry Patterson and John Helmkampf are your owner-guides. For over a decade Gerry and John have been hosting riders from all over the world to our little corner of Europe, building up a wealth of local knowledge and cycling industry expertise in the process. They love to meet new people and share the experiences that only cycling in incredible places can bring.

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Gerry Patterson, John Helmkampf

Our Clients Say…

Best Tour Company

I have been riding with John and Gerry, the co owners of 44|5 Cycling Tours, since 2014. Since then I have been back to France every year to ride with them. I have done their tours in the Cevennes Mountains, the Alps, and the Pyrenees. I have done their Provence Breakaways and Ventoux Breakaways. I… Read more “Best Tour Company”

Rich - California

Incredible Trip

I want to personally thank you both for an unbelievable, unforgettable, incredible trip. The roads were beyond belief, by far the most entertaining, best riding roads I’ve even done on a bike trip. And the food, the food…. every meal a delight. Even the simple and wonderful pizza al fresco or bistro lunch. Roadside picnics… Read more “Incredible Trip”

Rich - California

One Day to Kill

I am in London on holiday from Australia and had one day spare. I wanted to climb Mt Ventoux and Gerry was able to facilitate this for me, picked me up from Marseille, took me to get a bike, provided excellent guidance for the ride, carried my clothes and bags and food and drink and… Read more “One Day to Kill”

Chris - Australia

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