BI-COASTAL BIKING BLISS                

Cruise Virginia's Eastern Shore! Tucked between Bay & Sea, revel in the longest stretch of natural coastline remaining on the east coast.  Starting bayside in the genteel, harbor town of Onancock, journey along golden fields, and through historic, seaside hamlets.  

For hobbyists to uber cyclists. Choose from 4 Routes: 100 miles -60-40-25 

Saturday, October 27, 2018

26th Annual Between the Waters Bike Tour

SELLS OUT @1,000 RIDERS

SAVE YOUR SPOT - REGISTER NOW 

With over a quarter century of bike tours under our wheels, we look forward to supplying what you need for an unforgettable, cycling adventure. Find out why are riders rave & return year after year.

And...

CELEBRATE your day with authentic Eastern Shore OYSTER ROAST

Presented By 


                                                  

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 ________________________________

Enjoy water views on both sides of the Delmarva peninsula. Generous private homeowners open their properties for rest stops. Stops have beverages, snacks, toilet. Stops open on published schedule found on sheet. If you reach a stop before or after its scheduled operating time, service may not be available. Picnic lunch all routes.

Eastern Shore is flat- NO hills -little traffic. Tour is on paved public roads except for driveways leading to stops/lunch. Directional arrows painted on right edge of pavement at all public road intersections.   

SAG

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

  • Police/Rescue Squads are aware of Tour and routes.
  • If you have medical or police emergency, call 911 ASAP.
  • If you need assistance on the Tour, contact host personnel at any stop.

BIKE TOUR FEES*

Adult -$55  [$65 after Aug. 31]               

Kids (6 -12 years) $15 [$20 after Aug 31]

Under 6 FREE with adult 

*NO REFUNDS & *No Transferring Ride Registrations   

[*The Tour enables our small,  nonprofit to continue to operate. Your understanding is appreciated!]

BIKE HELMETS REQUIRED

More Information:

Sally Richardson, Bike Tour Coordinator

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

CLICK for LODGING  & LOCAL INFORMATION  


CBES 26th Annual Between the Waters Bike Tour winds about the Eastern Shore's pastorial peninsula, starting in the bayside town of Onancock founded in 1680. Routes designed for your cycling pleasure with scenic rests stops that overlook tidal waters. Flat terrain, very 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
  • Our Heartfelt Thanks as You "Pedal to Protect VA's Eastern Shore!"

This event is Citizens for a Better Eastern Shore [CBES] major fundraiser. YOU are helping us protect this rural coastal gem. THANK YOU!  

 Start/Finish: Historic Onancock School, Onancock, VA  

                        OPENS 7:30 AM                       

Sign-in, pick up cue sheets, & receive commerative T-Shirt

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GREAT NEWS! Shore Painter Bethany Simpson again donated original painting -above- for our professional bike apparel [2017 apparel for sale until 2018 available: CLICK ONLINE STORE] 

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OYSTER ROAST  


 Celebrate your epic cycling day with an authentic Eastern Shore Oyster Roast at 6PM.   Under the stars, oysters & clams plucked fresh from nearby waters are roasted and served in century old barn along with other local seafood & Shore-fried chicken.Blue Grass Band. Beers & wine. Begins 6pm LIMITED TO 160 TICKETS                       CLICK FOR MORE INFO & TICKETS                   

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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 bike guides.Different scenic route from Sat.'s ride, announced by summer's end. Check Friday Ride box on registration form if plan to participate. [As space permits.]

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26th Annual Between the Waters Bike Tour presented by:

Thank you sponsors:

JONES ZITTRAIN WEALTH MANAGEMENT GROUP, MERRILL LYNCH

CHERRYSTONE AQUA-FARMS