Tidewater Cruise

Scotland, Virginia

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This ride combines all the elements of a great bicycle tour. You'll find scenic vistas, historic intrigue, delicious regional cuisine, amusements, and excellent riding. The ride takes off from Jamestown Island, site of the first British colony in Virginia. Save exploration of the island for last and head out on the route to the Jamestown-Scotland Ferry for a crossing of the James River. You will venture out along the James River toward Chippokes Plantation State Park. You will visit a site of a working plantation that features an antique carriage and farm machinery. Terrain: mostly flat to rolling.
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by Elizabeth & Charles Skinner (The Globe Pequot Press)

This ride combines all the elements of a great bicycle tour. You'll find scenic vistas, historic intrigue, delicious regional cuisine, amusements, and excellent riding. The ride takes off from Jamestown Island, site of the first British colony in Virginia.

Save exploration of the island for last and head out on the route to the Jamestown-Scotland Ferry for a crossing of the James River. You will venture out along the James River toward Chippokes Plantation State Park. You will visit a site of a working plantation that features an antique carriage and farm machinery. Terrain: mostly flat to rolling.

©  Elizabeth & Charles Skinner/The Globe Pequot Press. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Road Biking
Nearby City: Scotland
Distance: 28.8
Trail Type: Loop/Lollipop
Skill Level: Moderate
Season: Year-round
Local Contacts: Superintendent, Colonial National Historical Park
Driving Directions: Directions to Tidewater Cruise

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Apr 2018