Oro Valley/Northwest Tucson area is the safest area in all of Arizona for cyclists. In fact, Oro Valley is the preeminent retirement destination for cyclists and road bikers in the USA. With over 90 miles of paved roads with shoulder and bike lanes, Oro Valley offers incredible scenery, safe riding and plenty of challenge. Most cyclists start their Tucson road biking vacation in Oro Valley. Plus, The Oro Valley/Tucson Loop starts here at The Oro Valley Market Place. For bonus miles, take the The Loop into Catalina State Park.