Beaver Creek - Greenwood - Batesville

Distance:   30 / 45 miles

Climbing:  85 / 85 feet per mile

 

​Description:  Very scenic and hilly, this ride includes many of the climbs in western Albemarle County.  Don’t miss the view of the valley below Afton on the way down Mountain Road around mile 22.

Stores:  Mile 25 (long route)

 

Alerts:

1.  There is short downhill section at mile 2 on US 250 with fast, moderate traffic.  Use caution.

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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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