Charlottesville Bicycle Club

Barboursville – Somerset

Distance: 29 miles
Climbing: 65 feet per mile

​Description: This route is a slightly shorter version of the Somerset – Grelen route.  From Spring Hill Baptist Church, this route takes you on Frays Mill Rd, Burnley Station Rd, VA-20, Old Barboursville Rd, VA-20, Weyburn Rd, VA-231/Blue Ridge Tnpk, VA-20, Scuffletown Rd, Ridge Rd, Burnley Rd, Burnley Station Rd, and Frays Mill Rd

Stores:  None

Alerts:  None

PARTICULAR CAUTION: The railroad crossing on Weyburn Road (mile 13) has proved to be quite dangerous, having caused several serious accidents in the past. It is strongly recommended that you slow down to less than 10 miles per hour when approaching the tracks, and cross as close as possible to 90 degrees. In wet conditions dismount and walk your bike across.

Starting Point:

   Spring Hill Baptist Church
   2620 Frays Mill Rd
   Ruckersville, VA 22968
   GPS: 38.190950, -78.407920