|Three Day - Blue Ridge Parkway Tour
This 3 day, 2 night tour will take riders from the Triangle (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill) to the foothills of North Carolina. This tour includes your tent, sleeping bag, and sleeping pad. Additionally, you will get to keep your camp pillow at the end of the tour. Itís yours to keep! On this tour, we will provide a bag for you to pack and carry it up for you!
Thursday Evening. The night before the tour leaves, meet for a briefing on the trip and drop off your personal bag. Bags available for pick-up Sunday or Monday evening.
Day 1: Leave at 9:00am Friday morning from Guglhupf Bakery in Durham. Interstate travel to Winston Salem. Back roads and photo opportunities as we travel through wine country (and a stop for supplies). Blue Ridge Parkway travel to our first camping / lodging destination. Once there, enjoy refreshments that afternoon as your accommodations are set. Recommendations will be made for dinner if you are not eating at the campground.
Day 2: Bikes roll at 8:00am with a quick stop at a wonderful breakfast spot. Mountain travel today with great twisty roads. Options will be available for additional riding and sightseeing. Recommendations will be made again for dinner if you are not eating at the campground.
Day 3: Bikes roll at 8:30am with a stop for breakfast in Linville Falls. Options that day will include visiting Mount Mitchell State Park (highest peak east of the Mississippi) and lunch in Little Switzerland. If riding with Tour Leader we will take a portion of the Blue Ridge Parkway and plan to be back in Durham by 5:00pm.
Riders will be responsible for their food on this tour, with the exception of post-ride refreshments on Friday and Saturday. Of course, around the fire, we will provide the fixin's for making s'mores!
- Transport, set-up and use of a Mountain Hardware Tent (or Lodging provided)
- Transport, set-up and use of a Sleeping Bag and Sleeping Pad (or Lodging provided)
- Costs associated with staying at the campground or lodging.
- Transport and use of a camp pillow (yours to keep after the tour)
Contact us directly for more information about this tour! firstname.lastname@example.org