The Friends of the Mount Vernon Trail is a co-sponsor of the 8th Annual Tour de Mount Vernon Community Bike Ride (TdMV) on Saturday, October 21 at 8 a.m. – starting and ending at George Washington’s Mount Vernon. Riders have the option of riding the full 40 mile route or a shorter 24 mile route. This year’s ride will be super exciting and scenic as riders will ride on the closed George Washington Memorial Parkway with beautiful views of the Potomac River. The TdMV takes riders on a fun ride through the many Potomac Banks historic, ecological and cultural sites in the northern and central parts of the Mount Vernon District. The route consists of paved roads, paved trails and has some challenging sections. Ride monitors and Fairfax County Police will help with directions and keep everyone safe. The ride ends with music, famous sweet potato chili, beverages, fun and comradery at George Washington’s Mount Vernon.
Update: Tour de Mount Vernon will have a YOUTH AND FAMILY RIDE at 8:15 a.m.! Now the whole family can now join the fun!
For more information and to register click the link!