Harrisonburg Short North Loop 13 Miles

DISTANCE: 12.7 miles / 20.4 km

ELEVATION GAIN: 572 ft / 174 m

START: Westover Park, 305 South Dogwood Dr, Harrisonburg.

PARKING: There is a large parking lot at the park.

DIFFICULTY/CHALLENGES: There are three short stretches on roads that can be busy at times with high-speed traffic: US Route 33 (mile 0.3 to 1.4), Singers Glen Rd. (mile 5.0 to 5.2) and VA route 42 (mile 9.1 to 9.4), though the latter has a wide dedicated bike lane. There is one short, steep climb between mile 8.9 and mile 9.1.

DESCRIPTION: This is a relatively easy ride that stays close to town, yet goes through some very pretty country. Most of the roads are lightly-used and very scenic country roads.

SERVICES: There are restrooms available at Westover Park, as well as showers (available for a small fee). All the services on the route are within the city limits of Harrisonburg.

Starts in: Harrisonburg, VA, US
Distance: 12.7 mi
Elevation: +572 / -571 ft

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