Somerset - Barboursville

Distance:  33 miles

Climbing:  50 feet per mile

 

Description:  This is a fairly short, less hilly ride through the open, rolling terrain of eastern Albemarle County.  There is a shortcut at mile 10 that takes 15 miles off the ride.

Stores:  Mile 20 (Somerset)

Alerts: 

1.  Sharp left uphill turn at mile 10.

2.  The last 7 miles is on Route 20; moderate, fast traffic but wide road with excellent visibility.  Considered safe.

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Starting Point

     Stony Point School

     3893 Stony Point Rd (Route 20)

     Keswick, VA 22947

     GPS:  38.112370, -78.369944

 

From Charlottesville, take Route 20 north for approximately 7 miles. Turn right into the school entrance, then right again and park at the far end of the parking lot.

 

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

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