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|
|Elevation:||+572 / -571 ft|