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.  The vintage railroad town of Exmore welcomes cyclists to venture along golden marshes, pastoral fields, and through hidden, seaside hamlets. Come share our shores!

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

CAPS @1,000 RIDERS - REGISTER NOW

With over a quarter century of bike tours under our wheels, join us for an unforgettable, cycling adventure. Find out why our riders rave & return year after year. 

PERENNIAL SELLOUT 

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 our pretty peninsula. Landowners open properties for rest stops with beverages, snacks, toilets. Stops open on published schedule. If you reach a stop before or after its scheduled operating 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 with adult  

*NO REFUNDS & *No Transferring Ride Registrations   

 [Your understanding is appreciated]

BIKE HELMETS REQUIRED

More Info:

Alissa Yoder, Bike Tour Coordinator

       biketour@cbes.org , 757-709-4827                            www.cbes.org

CLICK for LODGING  & LOCAL INFORMATION  

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

 

Conveniently located, Sunset Beach Hotel offers cyclists discounts if book by June 1 
NO online reservations. MUST CALL 757-331-1776 extension 2

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GREAT WARM UP for BETWEEN THE WATERS BIKE TOUR

 May 18, 2019  Mathews VA   www.tourdechesapeake.org


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
  • Our Heartfelt Thanks as You "Pedal to Protect VA's Eastern Shore!"

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

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

                            

Popular Eastern Shore Painter, 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 NIGHT 6PM - ONLY 170 TICKETS                                                ON SALE! SELLS OUT FAST                          

 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. Local Craft Beers & Wine   

                               CLICK FOR INFO/REGISTRATION

                                _____________________________                                                                          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.                   _________________________________________________________________

                          Thank you to PRESENTING SPONSORS

                    

Thanks too:

Between the Waters Bike Tour Host Town: EXMORE VA