Cycle Floyd is happening!

                                                   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 

 

  • Regular weekly rides

    • throughout the year starting in town and at Tuggles Gap Restaurant/ Motel at Blue Ridge Parkway Floyd exit MP 165

 

Cycling EVENTS:

 

 

  • 2018 Bike Virginia Tour -June 22-27   Virginia's  6-day cycling events is coming to the New River Valley & Floyd!

 

  • 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.
  • Bike Racks

    • 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