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Virginia Creeper Trail

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Address: Damascus, VA
Phone Number: 800-628-7202
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Activities: Biking
Description: A bike trail challenging to both beginners and experts.

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fun bike ride

If you are interested in a fun day of bike riding down an old mountain trail, the VA Creeper Trail is for you. Beautiful scenery. Enjoyable ride.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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Damascus, Virginia
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Acworth, Georgia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

My wife and I are avid riders and did the Virginia Creeper Trail from Alvarado to White Top Mountain. Since we are avid riders we did both up and down. Most of the riders on the trail are coming down hill and many have no consideration that people ride up the trail. The ride is fun and we are proud... More 

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Damascus, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

If you are interested in a fun day of bike riding down an old mountain trail, the VA Creeper Trail is for you. Beautiful scenery. Enjoyable ride.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

No, the Virginia Creeper Trail was not creepy at all. I'm a Bangladeshi living in US for 9 months now. I regularly biked back home, but didn't bike in US until last week at the trail. I biked 17 miles from Damascus-Abingdon. The trail was perfectly convenient for biking, with plenty of signs and beautiful scenery around. Overall I had... More 

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Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Wow! This trail is awesome. We did not do the shuttle instead we opted to start in Damascus & bike to Whitetop & coast back down. It was so rewarding. The next day we biked from Damascus to Abingdon. We had a great lunch at 128 Pecan & then biked back. The trip up to Whitetop is a little difficult.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We did the Virginia Creeper trail while we were in the area participating in the Bike Virginia event. I had heard a lot about the trail, but was VERY hesitant to do it because I had read of so many bad experiences between cyclists and horses. But since we were right there and they had forecasted rain all day (so... More 

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Columbia KY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

My wife and I enjoyed our bike experience here last week. My wife was a little reluctant since she does not bike as often as I do, however she enjoyed it very much. The age range we encounted ranged from 2 to 90. The elevation drops from app 3400 ft to 1700 ft, and it is an an enjoyable ride

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Wilmington, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

What an awesome experience if you love the outdoors, biking or just love being with your family. We rented bikes in Damascus and shuttled to Whitetop Station on the NC/VA line. Bike rental and shuttle was pricey, but the reward was worth the money we spent. We biked from Whitetop to Damascus which is approximately 17-18 miles. It was a... More 

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Signal Mountain, Tennessee, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We went back to Abingdon because it was too cold to ride the Creeper Trail our last time through. This time the weather was great. We rented bikes in Damascus and got a shuttle to Whitetop. We took our time riding back to Damascus. We stopped about half way and had lunch at the café. It started pouring rain while... More 

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Harker Heights
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Did the 17 miles from Whitetop to Damascus trip. It was ALL downhill which was alright with me. The trail surface was smooth and even. We used a shuttle from Damascus and used our own bikes, though there were plenty of rentals available. This is great ride for a family with kids (young and old). Scenery was outstanding as you... More 

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Cleveland, TN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Oh it was a rainy, messy day on the Creeper as showers kept popping up on the mountain. There is little opportunity for shelter, but getting a little muddy and having dirt flipped on your face can be great fun if you allow it. Just a reminder that any chance of showers in the mountains, means take a rain jacket.... More 

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Address: Damascus, VA
Phone Number: 800-628-7202
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Damascus

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