BI-COASTAL BIKING                

Cruise Virginia's Eastern Shore 

 Tucked between Bay & Sea, revel in the longest stretch of natural coastline remaining on the east coast.  The vintage railroad town of Exmore welcomes cyclists to venture along golden marshes, pastoral fields, and through hidden, seaside hamlets. Come share our shores!

 Hobbyists to uber cyclists   4 ROUTES: 25-40-60-100 Miles

Post Tour Celebration-A few Oyster Roast Tickets left            

CAPS @1,000 RIDERS - SELLING OUT FAST -REGISTER NOW

A quarter century of bike tours under our wheels-join us for an unforgettable, cycling adventure. Find out why our riders return year after year. 

ROUTES STARTING TIMES

100-mile English Century - 7:30 a.m.

60-mile Metric Century - 8 a.m.

40-mile - 9 a.m.

25-mile - 10 a.m.

Bike Tour Held RAIN or SHINE ________________________________

Landowners graciously open properties for rest stops with beverages, snacks, toilets. Stops open on published schedule. If you reach a stop before or after its scheduled time, service may not be available 

Tour is on paved public roads except driveways leading to stops/lunch. Directional arrows painted on right edge of pavement at all public road intersections   

SAG

Professional service available at start/finish and lunch stop. Several marked vehicles ride routes & available all day to assist riders. Most rest stops can contact them. 

  • Police/Rescue Squads aware of Tour routes.
  • If you have an emergency, call 911 ASAP.
  • If you need assistance on Tour, contact personnel at any stop.

BIKE TOUR FEES*

Adult -$55 (Price increase 8/15 )               Kids(6 -12 yr) $15, Under 6 free w/adult  

*NO REFUNDS & *No Transferring Ride Registrations   

 [Your understanding is appreciated]

BIKE HELMETS REQUIRED

More Info:

Sally Richardson Williams, Tour Coordinator

       biketour@cbes.org , 757-678-3551                            www.cbes.org

         CONSIDER A STAY ON THE BAY          Sunset Beach Hotel & Beach Club

 

Conveniently and beautifully located, Sunset Beach Hotel, a minute's drive north of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel is welcoming cyclists! 

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COMING FROM THE NORTH? Check out hotels at our host town of Exmore

Hampton Inn & Suites Exmore, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Exmore

LODGING INFO 

Northampton County Chamber of Commerce & Cape Charles -Virginia's Cape & Eastern Shore Chamber of Virginia Tourism Commission


Routes designed for your cycling pleasure with tidal vistas and scenic rests stops. Flat terrain, little traffic make for a serene spin.

ALL RIDERS RECEIVE

  • Picnic Lunch
  • Rest Stops Stocked with Snacks/Beverages & helpful volunteers
  • Free Commerative T-Shirts [If pre-ordered] 
  • Free Friday Fun Ride  
  • Well Marked Scenic Route, Map/Cue Sheet, GPS Route 
  • SAG Service

Thank you for supporting "Pedal to Protect Virginia's Eastern Shore"!

START/FINISH: Exmore VA OPENS 7:30 AM: Sign-in, pickup cue sheets, receive T-Shirt

                            

Eastern Shore Artist, Bethany Simpson's original painting for 2019 Bike Tour professional bike apparel - ON SALE SOON

TAKE PAINTING HOME! Raffle Tickets On REGISTRATION FORM               

 AUTHENTIC EASTERN SHORE OYSTER ROAST

                   SATURDAY 6PM - ONLY A FEW TICKETS LEFT                 Celebrate your epic cycling day with an Eastern Shore Traditional Oyster Roast. Under the stars, oysters & clams plucked fresh from nearby waters are roasted and served in a century old barn with other local seafood. Foot-stompin' Blue Grass Band. Craft Beers & Wine   

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                                _____________________________                                                                          FRIDAY FUN RIDE  

CBES offers Bike Tour Riders a FREE Friday afternoon guided fun ride with 12 and/or 20 mile routes at discretion of volunteer guides.Different scenic route from Sat.'s ride, announced by summer's end. Check Friday Ride box on registration form if plan to participate.                   _________________________________________________________________

                          Thank you PRESENTING SPONSORS

                    

And:

Between the Waters Bike Tour Host Town: EXMORE VA

27th Between the Waters Bike Tour is funded in part by:                          Northampton Tourism Infrastructure Grant