Charlottesville Bicycle Club

Humpback Rocks Out and Back

Distance: 38 miles
Climbing: 100 feet per mile

​Description: Starting at the Humpback Rocks Visitors Center at milepost 6 on the Blue Ridge Parkway, the route heads south on the Parkway, climbs up to the Raven’s Roost overlook, and continues on the Parkway for another 14 miles.  The route then turns around and retraces the Parkway back to Humpback Rocks Visitors Center.  There is a lot of climbing, but nothing is too steep.

Stores:  None

Alerts:  None

Starting Point:

   Humpback Rocks Visitor Center
   Milepost 5.8, Blue Ridge Parkway
   Lyndhurst, VA 22952
   GPS: 37.972723, -78.899488