Region/State: Virginia

Virginia offers a diverse range of outdoor activities that cater to nature lovers and adventure seekers alike. With its picturesque landscapes, from the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains to the expansive Chesapeake Bay, the state is a haven for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. Trails like the Appalachian Trail and the Virginia Creeper Trail provide breathtaking views and paths for all skill levels. Virginia’s rivers and coastal waters invite kayaking, canoeing, and fishing, with the Shenandoah and James Rivers being particularly popular among enthusiasts. For those interested in history, the many battlefields and historical sites offer the unique opportunity to explore on foot, providing both an educational and physical experience. Whether it’s taking a leisurely walk through one of the numerous state parks or engaging in more vigorous activities like rock climbing, Virginia’s natural beauty and varied terrain offer an outdoor adventure for every visitor.

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Old Dominion 100 2025

Last Updated June 9, 2024 The Old Dominion 100 2025 is a 100-mile ultramarathon that…

Woodstock, VA
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Dirty Kitten Gravel Race 2024

Updated July 3, 2024 — The Dirty Kitten Gravel Race is an adventure gravel race…

Rapidan, VA
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The Appalachian Journey 2025
The 2025 Event Date has not been confirmed: The Appalachian Journey 2025 was born from…
Floyd, VA
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Shenandoah Mountain 100 2024
Last updated July 10, 2024 The Shenandoah Mountain 100 is one of the best long-distance endurance…
Mt. Solon, VA
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The Appalachian Mountaineer 2024
Last Updated April 2, 2024 Gravel cycling enthusiasts, gather round - The Appalachian Mountaineer in New…
New Castle, VA
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Virginia’s Blue Ridge Gran Fondo 2024

Updated July 7, 2024 — Virginia’s Blue Ridge Gran Fondo is a signature cycling event…

Fincastle, VA
Alpine Loop Gran Fondo
Updated April 21, 2024 -- The Alpine Loop Gran Fondo is a celebrated cycling event…
Harrisonburg, VA
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Storming Of Thunder Ridge 2025
Last Updated May 29, 2024 -- The 2025 event date is not confirmed -- The…
Lynchburg, VA