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Best of Brevard Bike Tour

June 26, 2018 - June 27, 2018

Join Yellow Bikes Tours for the Best of Brevard bike tour.  This is a 2 day guided ride.  This is an ideal for private bike ride for individual or small group that wants to see a variety of terrain as well as enjoy easy access to Brevard, NC which has restaurants, shops, breweries and bike shops and its quick ride/drive up to Sliding Rock, Davidson River, Looking Glass Falls and Dupont State Forest.    You are able to get a great ride in the morning and then enjoy the surrounding areas in the afternoon/evening.

Schedule:

Arrival June 25 – Lodging Pilot Cove Cabins

Lodging at Pilot Cove is a hidden gem.   Immerse yourself in nature while enjoying modern design and luxurious furnishings. With Pisgah National Forest at your doorstep, enjoy direct access to hiking, biking and outdoor recreation activities, all within minutes from downtown Brevard – a quaint mountain town named one of the best small towns in America!  

Ride Day 1  – June 26

Arrive in Brevard

Our riding begins in Brevard and then climbing up Hwy. 276 through scenic Pisgah National Forest past streams, waterfalls. An out-and-back ride, it leads cyclist 276’s intersection with the Blue Ridge Parkway.  The total distance is 61.7 miles and moving time is typically about 4.5 hours. It is a scenic ride with an extended 2-hour climb. The total elevation gain is 4,551 feet and the descent travels down Hwy. 215 in Pisgah National Forest.

Overnight at Pilot Cove

Ride Day 2 – June 27

This is an moderate ride with rolling terrain and a few intermediate climbs. The Brevard/Dupont loop is 31 miles and takes approximately 2-2.5 hours with a gain of 2,480 feet.  This ride can begin in Brevard and you will ride past the Little River, which is home to several waterfalls, close to the Holmes Educational State Forest center, and past Cedar Rock.   Dupont is a wonderful place for day hiking and natural beauty of mountain streams, waterfalls.

Cabin Check-out Mid-day / Ride Conclusion

What’s Included

This ride includes two days of guided riding with one Yellow Bike Tour guide as well as accommodations.  Our Yellow Bike Torus guides are all experienced cyclists leading rides all over the country and CPR certified and can handle basic bike maintenance should mechanical issues come up (flat tires, shifting issues etc).   We pair our guides with guests based on their level of riding and desired needs.  A top notch experience and safety and support of our riders is our highest priority.   Our guides carry extra water, food, provisions based on the length and needs of each rider.

What’s Not Included

Transportation costs to and from Brevard.  Guests are responsible for meals outside of the guided rides providing you flexibility to cook at your cabin or visit local restaurants.

Pricing Options

Guided Ride Only

$550 – 2 days of private guided riding  ($225/day) without SAG support vehicle.

Guided Ride + 2 Nights Lodging at Pilot Cove/Brevard

$550 – 2 days of private guided riding  ($225/day) without SAG support vehicle.

$598 – 2 Nights Stay at Pilot Cove ($299/ avg. nightly rate/ 2 night min stay required)

$1,148 – Total

 

*Should you desire a post ride massage, spa package, bike tune, tubing, hikes or other upgrades your guide can arrange that will a trusted local provider.

We require full payment to reserve your spot.   Refunds for private tours are on a case by case basis.

Contact sam@yellowbiketours.com to book now.