Tour de Louisa

Distance:   50 / 66 miles

Climbing:  55 / 50 feet per mile

 

Description:  A long loop around central Louisa County, this ride is fairly flat and open except in the last 20 miles of the long route which has a few more hills and shade.  Between miles 12 and 22 the route crosses Lake Anna several times.

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Stores:  Mile 11; mile 23

 

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Starting Point:

     Louisa Courthouse

     Courthouse Square

     Louisa, VA 23093

     GPS:  38.023631, -78.003928

 

From Charlottesville, take I-64 east for approximately 20 miles. Take Exit 143 and turn left onto Courthouse Road (Route 208); go north for approximately 8 1/2 miles.  Shortly before reaching downtown, turn left on Elm Avenue.  Continue for about 2 blocks and turn right onto Courthouse Square just behind the courthouse.  Turn right 1/2 block later onto Woolfolk Avenue and right immediately into the parking lot behind the old firehouse.

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