Vesuvius Bike Climb - PJAMM Cycling

3.7
FIETS
3.6 mi
DISTANCE
1,507 ft
GAINED
8 %
AVG. GRADE

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Page Contributor(s): Carla and Tom Morton, Granger, Indiana

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Cycle the entire Blue Ridge Parkway – see PJAMM’s March 2022, 467-mile adventure on the PJAMM Adventures App: Blue Ridge Parkway. See also our Climbs of the BRP (NC to VA) and Climbs of the BRP (VA to NC).

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Cycling Vesuvius

Ride 3.6 miles gaining 1,507’ at 8% average grade.

This is the 4th steepest 2.5 mile segment of any climb leading to the Blue Ridge Parkway’s 467 miles of roadway - just behind  Reids Gap East’s 10.3%.  The climb is at the northernmost end of the BRP, just 25 miles from the beginning in Waynesboro.