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Great Family outing

We took a day trip up, rode the upper half of the trail (still 16+ miles) with 7 adults and a 6 yr... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
frednutting
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Greenville, South Carolina
Fun event!

Took our own bikes and rode the upper 17 miles. Easy ride and lots of fun! Now I want to do the... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Larwade
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Dalzell, United States
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A bike trail challenging to both beginners and experts.
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300 Green Spring Rd, Damascus, VA 24210-3236
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone should try this. So different and so much to see. There are 45 trestles on the trail. some are less than a 100 feet but the longest is 600 feet. Eastest place to start is the Whitehouse Station trailhead. I think if I did...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sandy G
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We took a day trip up, rode the upper half of the trail (still 16+ miles) with 7 adults and a 6 yr old. I think we rode about 5 hours but it was mostly flat to down hill. The trail isn't paved but well...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank frednutting
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Took our own bikes and rode the upper 17 miles. Easy ride and lots of fun! Now I want to do the whole 35 mile trail!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Larwade
Reviewed November 16, 2018

Enjoyable ride down from Whitetop. You barely have to pedal so it is much easier than it may sound. It can get crowded on weekends with visitors from all over.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Auburn2004
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed riding the VCT. It was chilly (30s) but worth it. The beauty along the trail was amazing. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fgrayson
Reviewed November 7, 2018

This was a very enjoyable ride. However, we did it at a time when there was minimal foliage. We'd suggest timing your ride at time when the foliage is full or changing.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Randy B
Reviewed November 7, 2018

This was our first time riding the VA Creeper; we hope it won't be the last. We took the shuttle to the top of Whitetop, which took a little longer than we thought, about a 25 minute van ride. (If you get car sick and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NorthStar6417832183
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Best bike trip you could imagine period ! It’s was cool enough to wear jacket and gloves but sunny and bright , lots of people on the trail all day , we rode forever and pedaled just a little. Fun day for all.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank James P
Reviewed November 5, 2018

This was just an awesome experience- nothing like a bike ride that is completely downhill!!! Make sure to check the weather forecast before you go. It was really cold when we were there- we had brought gloves and hats, but saw lots of people without...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carrie C
Reviewed November 3, 2018

I went on the trail with three friends during the last weekend in October. It was misty with a forecast of light rain, but we made the decision to do. It was a good decision! We were driven to a location about 15 miles from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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luvnabby
October 10, 2018|
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Response from VTHokieNorthCarolina | Reviewed this property |
Because of this being peak season for leaf color changing (and its beautiful), places are very booked up. I usually have good luck with VRBO and Travelocity. Go! awesome!!
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Brenda t
October 6, 2018|
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Response from GlobeTrotting476230 | Reviewed this property |
Yes absolutely. Take your time and make stops along the way.
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Bo K
September 21, 2018|
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Response from BoR21 | Reviewed this property |
It depends...we stayed in Damascus at a camp ground because we wanted to have a halfway point to complete the entire trail.
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