Batesville - North Garden

Distance:  41 miles

Climbing:  70 feet per mile

 

Description:  This route starts with a sharp climb up the backside of Peacock Hill, then heads out to Batesville, the Crossroads Store, and Dudley Mountain Rd.  It is intended as a replacement for the Fontaine Rider's Choice routes, but in reverse and avoiding riding out of and back into Charlottesville.

Stores:  Mile 15 (Crossroads Store)

 

Alerts:

None.

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Starting Point:

     Murray Elementary School

     3251 Morgantown Road

     Charlottesville, VA 22903

     GPS:  38.058672, -78.612960

From Charlottesville, take US 250 west approximately 6 miles to the Ivy Depot area. Turn left on Morgantown Road (Route 738) after passing under the railroad bridge. Continue for a mile; the school is on the left.

 

Note:  Do not park at the school on school days.

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