Mountain Bike! Virginia Guide Book

by Randy Porter (Menasha Ridge Press)
Mountain Bike Virginia  by Randy Porter

352pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 0897323769

Ninety detailed route profiles with descriptions, elevation changes & possible hazards for mountain biking in VA. Plus lots of other info on flora & fauna, glossary of mountain biking terms & much more.

© Randy Porter/Menasha Ridge Press. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "Mountain Bike! Virginia" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 91.
... Preview: This ride's general location is 30 miles north of Roanoke. Scenery is densely wooded. This really neat loop completely encircles 5,700-acre Barbours Creek Wilderness Area on a combination of gravel f ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Barbours Creek, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 18
... Preview: This ride's general location is 15 miles south of Marion. Scenery includes roadside streams lined with towering hemlocks and hardwoods. This loop is relatively short but still quite challenging. Tech ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Barton Gap, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8.3
... Preview: This ride's general location is east of Damascus. Scenery includes roadside streams and vistas from atop Iron Mountain. This loop starts and ends at the Beartree Recreation Area and includes enough ri ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Damascus, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8
... Preview: This ride's general location is 5 miles north of Gloucester Courthouse in Gloucester County. Scenery includes hardwoods surrounding a large reservoir. This is an excellent introduction to single-track ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Pinero, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 5
... Preview: This ride's general location is just south of downtown Richmond in the James River beneath the Lee Bridge. Scenery includes views of the Richmond skyline and the James River falls. This loop around ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Richmond, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: This ride's general location is 10 miles south of Waynesboro. Scenery includes a mountain lake on a densely wooded path. There's something for everyone in this 32,000-acre parcel located at the base o ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Waynesboro, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 6
... Preview: This ride's general location is 10 miles south of Waynesboro. Scenery includes dense woods with trailside streams and breathtaking views of the Upper and Lower lakes of Sherando. This loop will ch ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Waynesboro, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 21
... Preview: This ride's general location is 40 miles southwest of Lexington. Scenery includes Lake Douthat, waterfalls, and dense hemlock woods with wild blueberries. The name of this loop at Douthat State Park i ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Blue Suck Falls, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 4.5
... Preview: This ride's general location is 10 miles west of Harrisonburg. Scenery includes super views of neighboring peaks on the climb to Mud Pond. This is a fun ride for all. The two-mile climb from the star ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Harrisonburg, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: This ride's general location is 25 miles west of Harrisonburg on US 33. Scenery varies from lush riparian areas to clear views from Shenandoah Mountain ridge tops. This is a challenging 2-day camping ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Harrisonburg, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 52
... Preview: This ride's general location is on the Virginia-Kentucky border 67 miles northwest of Abingdon, Virginia. Scenery includes dense woods along the trail, and the "Grand Canyon of the South", a canyon 5 ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Haysi, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: This ride's general location is 10 miles north of Blacksburg off US 460. Scenery includes great views from the top of Brush Mountain. This ride starts at the parking area for the Audie Murphy Monume ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Blacksburg, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12.5
... Preview: This ride's general location is between Georgetown in Washington, D.C., and Cumberland, Maryland, along the Potomac River. Scenery includes splendid views of the wide Potomac River, forests, and moun ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Georgetown, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 185
... Preview: This ride's general location is near the town of Smithfield just north of the James River Bridge. Scenery includes an attractive background of hardwoods surrounding a pond. This is an excellent introd ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Smithfield, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 2.5
... Preview: This ride's general location is 40 miles east of Lynchburg and 20 miles north of Farmville. Scenery includes dense woods, cut-over areas, and open fields in the rolling Piedmont region. This is a go ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Farmville, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12
... Preview: This ride's general location is just outside the city of Roanoke in Botetourt County. Scenery includes dense woods with a lakeside picnic area. The only section of Carvins Cove on which it is legal to ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Roanoke, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 14.6
... Preview: This ride's general location is 5 miles south of Natural Bridge. Scenery includes densely wooded forestland en route to excellent views of neighboring peaks. This loop ascends and descends Wildcat Mou ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Arcadia, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 13.5
... Preview: This ride's general location is in the Church Hill area of Richmond. You'll enjoy this hillside trail overlooking Richmond's downtown skyline and the James River. However, this can be a high crime are ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Richmond, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: This ride's general location is 35 miles west of Richmond and just north of Farmville. Scenery includes dense woods, cut-over areas, and open fields. This loop starts and ends at Winston Lake in Cumbe ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Farmville, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8
... Preview: This ride's general location is 25 miles west of Staunton. Scenery includes spectacular views from the Breastworks and along the ridge. This loop lies on the western edge of Shenandoah Valley at the ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Virginia"
Staunton, VA - Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 18