Floyd VA - a Cycle Friendly place for both visitors and residents
BIKE VA Cycling Tour coming through Floyd
Saturday, June 23
BIKE VA - Virginia's 31st Annual bicycle adventure that moves around the state is in the New River Valley this year, June 22-27, 2018. Their route will bring 1,200 -1,400 touring (not racing) cyclists through Floyd County on Saturday, June 23 with a major stop in town at Warren G. Lineberry Park from 8:30am-3:30pm.
For all routes through the New River Valley and more info go to: www.BikeVirginia.org
Routes coming through Floyd County on Saturday, June 23:
“Pink Route” https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27410157
“Orange Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/274101
Basic route Cyclistst will be coming in on Rt 615 Cburg Pike from Pilot, onto Rt. 694/Newtown Rd., Oxford, on to Locust St. to the Park. Leaving town will be on Rt 221 S from the park until Rt 619/ Laurel Branch Rd at Slaughters, onto Rt 729/ Wills Ridge Rd NW to Rt. 8 N for short time until Rt. 730/Ridgeview Rd NW, Posey Rd NW,
They will have the option to add an additional loop Baker St, to Rt 798, to Rt 710/Woods Gap Rd., to Rt 637 New Haven Rd., to Rt 615/Barberry Rd SE, Rt. 615, to Rt. 635/Haycock Rd SE, to Rt. 860/Shooting Creek Rd SE, Rt. 681/ Franklin Pike, back to Floyd.
watch for updates to this page - with Floyd suggested route links and more
Cycle Floyd Guide - PRINT & On-line - available May 2018 NOW- with:
- Mapped routes of various lengths and difficulties
- Map of all roads in county indicating gravel, paved, private
- Sampling of venues and cool places to check out after a ride!
Print guide available at the Floyd Visitor Center - 109 East Main St. Floyd
On-line route samplers go to Outdoor Recreation page
Link to Cycle Guide - County Map Side
Cycle Guide Information Side 2
Cycle Floyd Facebook group
- Join us to network on rides and events!
Regular weekly rides
- throughout the year starting in town and at Tuggles Gap Restaurant/ Motel at Blue Ridge Parkway Floyd exit MP 165
Tour de Floyd, Saturday, May 19, 830am-4pm Tourdefloyd.org
Big Ivy Gran Fondo at Primland, Saturday, June 3
2018 Bike Virginia Tour -June 22-27 Virginia's 6-day cycling events is coming to the New River Valley & Floyd!
- Ride one day - or all of them!
Tour de Dirt, Floyd VA - November 2018
Cycle support in Floyd County:
made in Floyd ... in the works for 2018 !
Bike Repair Stations (self serving)
- in town and at Tuggles Gap Restaurant/Motel - the Floyd exit off Blue Ridge Parkway MP 165.
- in town and county
For more information, Tourismdirector@floydcova.org
or come by the Floyd Visitor Center, 109 East Main St. 540-745-4407
A big THANK YOU to Virginia Tourism Corporation for a matching marketing grant and for a DRIVE Tourism grant for cycle infrastructure support. And a big THANK YOU to our local Cycle Floyd financial partners: Town of Floyd, Floyd Fitness, Chantilly Farm, Hotel Floyd, and Riverstone Farm