Bike the Shenandoah Valley
 


Welcome

The Central Shenandoah Valley's pastoral landscapes, quaint cities and towns, and historic, natural and cultural resources provide an ideal setting for bicyclists. Bicycling in the region is growing rapidly in popularity, and the Central Shenandoah Valley is nationally recognized as a bicycling touring destination.


This website encourages bicycling in the Central Shenandoah Valley. It details on-and off-road cycling facilities in our neighborhoods, communities, and provides a comprehensive list of scenic loop rides in each of our localities. Browse the maps for scenic routes in the counties of Augusta, Bath, Highland, Rockbridge, and Rockingham; the cities of Buena Vista, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Staunton, and Waynesboro; and the eleven towns that lie between.



News & Events

A listing of bicycling news and upcoming events:

Virginia Trail Festival , also known as The Virginia Mountain Bike Festival - May 25-28, 2018

The 2018 Virginia Trail Festival also known as The Virginia Mountain Bike Festival is presented by Shenandoah Mountain Touring. It is a superbly long and exciting (mellow) weekend bicycling, hanging out with friends in a scenic quiet location nestled in the mountains adjacent to some amazing trails at the Stokesville Campground. Come ride the flowing fun trails here and see all the improvements that the Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition has achieved here in the region on the Nation Forest Trails in the last year. Looking forward to seeing you at the Stokesville Campground over Memorial Day weekend.

Click here for more information and to register.

Massanutten HOO-HA! XC Mountain Bike Race - June 2 & 3, 2018

The Massanutten HOO-HA! Enduro and Cross Country Mountain Bike Race will take place at Massanutten's Western Slope trailes on Saturday, June 2 and Sunday, June 3.

Click here for more information and to register.

4th Annual Lee Warren Queen City Century Bike Tour - June 16, 2018

Registration is now open for the 4th Annual Lee Warren Queen City Bike Tour, taking place June 16, 2018. Century, Half Century, and Quarter Century options available. Visit the website for more information and to register.

Bike Virginia 2018: Ride the River Tour - June 22-27, 2018

Registration is now open for Bike Virginia 2018, taking place June 22-27, 2018 - take advantage of early bird pricing. Visit the website for more information and to register.

Valley Veterans Ride for Heroes - September 8, 2018

Join us for the Valley Veterans Ride for Heroes on September 8, 2018 and enjoy either a 25-mile or 50-mile bicycle route through the beauty of the rolling hills and lush fields of the Central Shenandoah Valley countryside.

We ride to support our combat veterans and to raise funds for Boulder Crest Retreat, a therapeutic and wellness facility for combat veterans and their families.

Click here for more information about the event. Click here to register, or register same day at the Gypsy Hill Park gym.

Harrisonburg Named One of America's Best Mountain Bike Towns!

National Geographic named Harrisonburg, Virginia one of America's 20 Best Mountain Bike Towns. Check out the article to see the rest of the towns that made the list.

"To foster authentic bike culture, a town needs more than just high quality trails. These 20 mountain bike hamlets around the country offer bucket-list rides, new trail development, a variety of outdoor recreation, and a fun, bike-friendly vibe."

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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