Past Chapter Rides

2019


September 20-25 – Fri-Wed – Ride to Wytheville on Friday (backroads, of course!) to our lodging.  Sat-Tue day rides through VA, KY, WV & TN.  Return home on Wed. 


August 22 – Thu – Meet at Shenandoah H-D at 8:30 – Route follows mostly lesser highways southeast through Scottsville & Columbia, then south to Farmville for lunch.  Return through Buckingham and Lovingston, then north to 250 and back to Staunton.  ETA to SHD 4:15-4:45.


August 10 – Sat – Meet at Shenandoah H-D at 8:00 am – Ride across the ridges west and the valleys north into West Virginia. Lunch in Romney, then east across the ridges and down more valleys back to Virginia. ETA back to Staunton 5:00-5:30 pm.


July 25 – Thu – Blackwater Falls Ride – Meet at the Weyers Cave BP station at US11 & VA256 at 08:30.  Destination is Blackwater Falls State Park in Davis, WV.  Lunch in Davis, followed by a visit to the Falls overlook.  Round trip is 235 miles, ending at Weyers Cave Exxon (US11 & VA256), ETA 17:30.


July 20 – Sat – Mountains & Valleys Cruise – Meet at Shenandoah H-D at 08:45. Scenic ride through Deerfield Valley, Goshen, along the James River and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Stops include Goshen Pass Overlook, three places along the Parkway and at Country Cookin’ in Lexington for lunch. Route is 160 miles long and ends about 4:00 pm at the Parkway’s Afton Overlook.


July 13 – Sat – Southwest Loop Ride – Meet at Shenandoah H-D at 08:45.  Route runs southwest to Buchanan, then to Covington for lunch stop at Cucci’s.  Return to Staunton through Warm Springs, Goshen, Buffalo Gap.  Approx. 180 miles, a few moderately challenging sections.  ETA back to SHD is 16:00.


June 10-13 – Mon-Thu – Chesapeake Bay Circuit trip, an 800-mile loop around the Chesapeake Bay with visits to NASA Wallops Flight Facility at Chincoteague, the Air Mobility Command Museaum at Dover AFB and a number of H-D dealerships along the route. 


June 8 – Sat – Chapter monthly meeting at Hometown Grill & Buffet.  Breakfast at 08:00, meeting at 09:00.  Chapter ride after the meeting, details TBA.


June 1 – Sat – Chapter Ride to Blue Ridge Power Sports to participate in the 4th Annual Ride to Fight Suicide event.  Meet at the BP station at US11 & VA256 in Weyers Cave at 08:00.  (Chapter event ends at Blue Ridge Power Sports – the Ride to Fight Suicide is not a chapter event).


May 18 – Sat – Chapter ride – meet at Shenandoah H-D at 08:30. Mostly back-roads to Front Royal, lunch at restaurant TBD, return via 340. Approx 200 miles, ETA back to SHD is 16:00.


May 15 – Wed – Meet at Shenandoah H-D at 08:45. Route is 254, 42, 64 & 18 to Paint Bank for lunch at the Swinging Bridge Restaurant. Return through New Castle and Fincastle to Buchanan, then US11. Approx 200 miles, ETA back to SHD is 16:15 pm.


May 4 – Sat – Ride after the Chapter meeting at the Hometown Grill & Buffet in Staunton – North to Elkton and across the Blue Ridge, back roads to Crozet with a stop at the Dairy Queen.  Back to Staunton via 151 and Blue Ridge Parkway. 


April 13 – SatRide after the Chapter meeting at the Hometown Grill & Buffet in Staunton – Backroads to Grottoes, north to Elkton and across the Blue Ridge.  Through Stanardsville and Sperryville, then 211 across the mountains and through Luray.  On to New Market and lunch at the Southern Kitchen.  Back roads from there back home.