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2021 Blue Ridge Alumni Ride

Join us on August 26, 2021

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2021 Blue Ridge Alumni Ride Ride

August 26th - 30th | 270 miles

Loop through the Blue Ridge Mountains, along the New River and Blue Ridge Parkway starting and ending in Roanoke, Virginia  


270 miles | 4 days | 20,000+ feet of elevation change


About the 2021 Blue Ridge Alumni Ride Route


A four-day ride through Virginia's Blue Ridge. The ride will begin and end in Roanoke, Virginia cyclists will pedal up to the Blue Ridge Parkway where we will spend the next 100 miles pedaling through the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. With an overnight on the parkway before making our way along the New River on a 65-mile rail to trail. At the end of the New River Trail we will ride up to the home of Bike the US for MS in Blacksburg before making our way back to Roanoke. 




2021 Blue Ridge Alumni Ride Overnights

Date Day's Destination Mileage
August 26 Roanoke, VA 0
27 Rocky Knob, VA 56
28 New River Trail State Park Galax, VA 72
29 Blacksburg, VA 86
30 Roanoke, VA 56



► Covid safety protocols based on CDC guidance will be in place for the duration of the ride and for the safety of our cyclists, the communities we pedal through, and the communities we ride for, we ask all cyclists participating in this event to be fully vaccinated prior to arrival for the ride.

► Overnight accommodations will be camping.

► Some team meals will be provided, as the ride gets closer we will let team members know more specifics.

► There will be parking available for cyclists to leave their cars while on the ride, we will also provide airport/train shuttles if needed

► Do let us know if you have any questions!


Meet the 2021 Blue Ridge Alumni Ride Team!