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Blue Ridge Epic – 3 Day Cycling Adventure

October 19, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - October 21, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Ride the Blue Ridge Parkway

Join Yellow Bike Tours for the Blue Ridge Epic: a 3 day epic cycling adventure touted as the “Best of the Blue Ridge Parkway” and one of our all-time favorites.    The Blue Ridge Parkway (BRP) is world famous among cycling enthusiasts for its picturesque views, thrilling descents and challenging climbs.    Cycling on the BRP is a must for any serious cyclists.

Yellow Bike Tours is known for building unmatched group bicycling experiences with outstanding personalized service.   We believe there is no better way to experience the Blue Ridge Parkway than in the saddle of a bicycle.    Lets ride!

Dates

Oct 19-21

Itinerary

Evening Transport to Charlotte to Cherokee

Overnight Cherokee

Day 1 – Saturday / Cherokee to Mount Pisgah Summit – 61 miles
Early morning Saturday start from Cherokee at mile 469, climbing the 9,000 feet from there over to Mount Pisgah at the Pisgah Inn for 61 mile day.
Overnight at Pisgah Inn

Day 2 – Mount Mitchell-Little Switzerland – 50-80 miles
Early start making our way to Asheville and continue over to mile 355.  Option to climb Mount Mitchell (highest point in the East).  Summiting Mount Mitchell is a feather in the cap of any cyclist.   A challenging climb with an equally rewarding view.   Descend down through sweeping turns and continuing to head North till mile 333 at Little Switzerland.
Overnight at Little Switzerland

Day 3 – Linn Cove Viaduct to Price Lake/Blowing Rock (Mile Marker 2917)- 40 miles

Final day we wrap up the adventure with a ride through the Linville area, over the Linn Cove viaduct, downhill to Price Lake at Blowing Rock at mile 297.   Transport to Charlotte (arrive late afternoon)

Pricing – $650

Whats Included
-Transport to and from Charlotte to Blue Ridge Mountains
-3 nights hotels (based on double occupancy)
-3 days of fully SAG supported ride
-Fully stocked SAG van with ride nutrition on board
-Basic mechanical support
-All meals included

*Price does not include alcohol or souvenir purchases.

To reserve your spot on this ride we require payment and signed Rider Waiver Form

Details

Start:
October 19, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
End:
October 21, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
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