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 town of Exmore welcomes cyclists to explore golden marshes, pastoral fields, & secret, seaside hamlets. Hobbyists to uber cyclists. 4 ROUTES 25-40-60-100 Miles

Post Tour Celebration -Authentic Eastern Shore Oyster Roast -  SOLD OUT           


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. 


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   


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.


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]


More Info:

Sally Richardson Williams, Tour Coordinator , 757-678-3551                  

         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! 


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

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


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.


  • 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

                            2019 BTW Bike Tour Apparel ON SALE NOW 

Featuring original artwork by Bethany Simpson. Jerseys, Vests, Jackets CLICK FOR STORE

TAKE Bethany's PAINTING HOME! Raffle Tickets On REGISTRATION FORM or            


                   SATURDAY 6PM - SOLD  OUT Waiting List 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 local ES Clam Chowder, Cream of Crab Soup, Crab Dip -the real thing! Southern Fried Chicken. Foot-stompin' Blue Grass Band. 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 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



Between the Waters Bike Tour Host Town: EXMORE VA

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