-Description: A group mountain bike ride that explores the inner depths of the George Washington National Forest
-Length: 3-4 hour ride on backcountry trails of intermediate to advanced terrain. Expect 30-45 minutes drive time each way to/from the ride’s start.
-Location: Varies each week. We’ll try to make the selection by Thursday every week, but the location is subject to change at the last minute to accommodate current weather and trail conditions.
-Logistics: Leave (drive/carpool) from Shenandoah Bicycle Company. For those catching a lift with others to/from the ride’s start, leave your car in the municipal lot (free parking) by the Turner -Pavilion. Then just walk over to SBC with your bike and gear, and we’ll load up there.
-Ride Leader Contact Information: Tim Richardson, [email protected] or Sue George, [email protected]
Depart at sunrise on Saturday, May 18, 2019, to ride the TransVA route from DC to Damascus. Goal is to have an AMAZING EXPERIENCE and arrive in Damascus for Memorial Day festivities. This bikepacking ride is informal, unsupported and has no rules – just spring riding in Virginia at its best!