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607 mi 977 km of trail 37 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 33 Trails Intermediate Trails 97 Trails Hard Trails 48 Trails
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Featured Rides in George Washington National Forest - 37

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Favorite Annie Brown cruising up Tillman West Trail after riding up from the Stokesville Lodge / Ride Center at IMBA Fallfest 2013

Narrowback Mountain Loop

12.9 mi 20.8 km • Loop • 1,388 ft Ascent 422.98 m Ascent

Singletrack Bridgewater, VA

( 65 )
Favorite Optional lines on newly rerouted trail

Lookout Mountain Loop

13.5 mi 21.8 km • Loop • 1,612 ft Ascent 491.48 m Ascent

Singletrack Bridgewater, VA

( 59 )
Favorite View from Reddish Knob. The rock to the right of the bike is the top of Timber Ridge Trail.

Reddish Knob: Timber Ridge to Wolf Ridge

18.6 mi 30.0 km • Loop • 2,870 ft Ascent 874.71 m Ascent

Singletrack Dayton, VA

( 28 )
Favorite A few creek crossing on a hot day are certainly welcome.  Stony Run trail.

Douthat State Park - IMBA EPIC

18.6 mi 30.0 km • Loop • 3,427 ft Ascent 1044.67 m Ascent

Singletrack Clifton Forge, VA

( 31 )
Favorite One of the highlights of the 11-mile ridge run on the Southern Traverse

Southern Traverse - IMBA EPIC

36.4 mi 58.5 km • Loop • 3,946 ft Ascent 1202.66 m Ascent

Singletrack Verona, VA

( 28 )
Favorite Yes, that IS the trail... and it is rideable! The Furnace on a foggy summer day

Elizabeth Furnace - Figure 8 of Hate

24.4 mi 39.2 km • Point to Point • 2,975 ft Ascent 906.74 m Ascent

Singletrack Strasburg, VA

( 21 )
Favorite Follow the 'Wisps'. But be mindful...black bear make their home in these Virginia hills. Nearing the entrance to Pete's Cave and to the steps up through your hike-a-bike reservation. Beware the use of super wide bars. :)

Longdale Furnace North Mountain Loop

11.8 mi 19.0 km • Loop • 1,827 ft Ascent 556.95 m Ascent

Singletrack Clifton Forge, VA

( 9 )
Favorite Annie Brown cruising up Tillman West Trail after riding up from the Stokesville Lodge / Ride Center at IMBA Fallfest 2013

Virginia Endurance Series SVBC Project Showcase Ride / Route

45.9 mi 73.8 km • Loop • 5,023 ft Ascent 1531.08 m Ascent

Singletrack Bridgewater, VA

( 1 )

Trails in George Washington National Forest - 141

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7.8 mi 12.6 km #1 Timber Ridge Trail (431)
Franklin, WV
7.8 mi 12.6 km Franklin, WV
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2.1 mi 3.4 km #2 Tillman West
Bridgewater, VA
2.1 mi 3.4 km Bridgewater, VA
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Trail is fully open. Pet cemetery and and bottom river crossing parking is open if you come down Tillman Rd south from briar branch rd
48 days ago
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2.3 mi 3.8 km #3 High Knob Trail (1024)
Franklin, WV
2.3 mi 3.8 km Franklin, WV
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12.0 mi 19.4 km #4 Whetstone Ridge Trail #523
Nellysford, VA
12.0 mi 19.4 km Nellysford, VA
Unknown
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69.5 mi 111.9 km #5 Massanutten Trail
Strasburg, VA
69.5 mi 111.9 km Strasburg, VA
Unknown
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3.6 mi 5.9 km #6 Chimney Hollow (489)
Verona, VA
3.6 mi 5.9 km Verona, VA
Minor Issues
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Dry - Lower section is a bit muddy but otherwise perfect!
64 days ago
3.7 mi 6.0 km #7 Brushy Ridge Trail
Warm Springs, VA
3.7 mi 6.0 km Warm Springs, VA
Unknown
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15.5 mi 24.9 km #8 North Mountain (443)
Lexington, VA
15.5 mi 24.9 km Lexington, VA
Unknown
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3.8 mi 6.1 km #9 Trimble Mountain Trail
Bridgewater, VA
3.8 mi 6.1 km Bridgewater, VA
Unknown
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8.7 mi 14.0 km #10 Long Mountain Trail
Basye, VA
8.7 mi 14.0 km Basye, VA
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7.4 mi 11.9 km #11 Torry Ridge Trail
Stuarts Draft, VA
7.4 mi 11.9 km Stuarts Draft, VA
Unknown
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3.4 mi 5.4 km #12 Brushy Hollow
Clifton Forge, VA
3.4 mi 5.4 km Clifton Forge, VA
Minor Issues
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some places are very overgrown
12 days ago
2.0 mi 3.2 km #13 Kaylor Ridge Trail (North)
Massanutten, VA
2.0 mi 3.2 km Massanutten, VA
Unknown
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2.3 mi 3.7 km #14 Cold Springs Trail
Staunton, VA
2.3 mi 3.7 km Staunton, VA
Unknown
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1.2 mi 2.0 km #15 Heartbreak Trail (435A)
Dayton, VA
1.2 mi 2.0 km Dayton, VA
Unknown
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5.4 mi 8.7 km #16 Wolf Ridge (378)
Dayton, VA
5.4 mi 8.7 km Dayton, VA
Unknown
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1.3 mi 2.1 km #17 Tower Trail
Dayton, VA
1.3 mi 2.1 km Dayton, VA
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Trail is fully open. Pet cemetery and and bottom river crossing parking is open if you come down Tillman Rd south from briar branch rd
48 days ago
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4.4 mi 7.1 km #18 Tuscarora - Bear Wallow Trail #405.2
Strasburg, VA
4.4 mi 7.1 km Strasburg, VA
Unknown
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8.6 mi 13.8 km #19 North Mountain Trail (#467)
Clifton Forge, VA
8.6 mi 13.8 km Clifton Forge, VA
Unknown
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4.6 mi 7.5 km #20 Middle Mountain
Clifton Forge, VA
4.6 mi 7.5 km Clifton Forge, VA
Unknown
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