Reeds Gap - Tyro

Distance:  23 miles

Climbing:  140 feet per mile

 

Description:  The beginning of this quite challenging ride includes a 2 mile climb up Cub Creek Road (paved on the ascent, gravel on the descent), the last section of which is very steep.  After descending and turning onto Crabtree Falls Highway, there is long climb up to the Blue Ridge Parkway; the ride finishes with a fast descent to the starting point.

Stores:  None

 

Alerts:

1.  The final descent is long, steep, and fast.  Use caution.

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Starting Point:

     Devils Backbone Brewing Company

     Mosbys Run

     Roseland, VA 22967

     GPS: 37.870335, -78.919119

 

From Charlottesville, take US 250 west approximately 16 miles.  Turn left (south) on Route 151 for approximately 14 miles.  Turn right on Mosbys Run (just past Route 664 and the Ski Barn) onto the Devils Backbone Brewing Company grounds and park in the first parking area on the left.

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