Floyd VA – a Cycle Friendly place for both visitors and residents
A big THANK YOU to all who made Tour de Dirt happen! Big THANK YOU to Paul Sullivan – and Plenty!
the 13th annual Tour de Dirt: a spectacular bike ride exploring lesser-known roads in Floyd County.
Upcoming 2020 Cycling EVENTS:
The Appalachian Journey – Saturday, April 11, 2010
“The Appalachian Journey is a 3 distance cycling event (36, 65, and 110 miles), held in Floyd County, VA in 2020. This is a mixed-surface cycling event and competition. A partner format and a fully supported ride will yield an incredible adventure for riders of any skill level.
based at Chantilly Farm with lots of extra Floyd experiences!
Tour de Floyd – Saturday, May 16, 2020
The Tour de Floyd is a scenic 62 mile long ride with nearly half the distance along the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway. There is 5,300 feet of climbing so at least 27 rear cassette or triple chain ring is recommended. The ride is supported with rest stops and SAG wagons. A 44 mile option is available as well. Friendly FUN not a race.
Tour de Dirt – Fall 2020
Cycle Floyd Brochure & MAP –
PRINT & On-line – available 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. 540-745-4407. info@VisitFloydVA.com
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!
Cycle support in Floyd County:
made in Floyd … in the works in 2019!
Bike Repair Stations (self serving)
- in town and at Tuggles Gap Restaurant/Motel – the Floyd exit off Blue Ridge Parkway MP 165.
Bike Racks – artsy bike racks made locally 🙂
- in town and county
Watch for updates to this page – with Floyd suggested route links and more
For more information
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