October 23, 2021
Fee is $25.00 per rider
9000 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22309
Tour de Mount Vernon
Join Mount Vernon District Supervisor Dan Storck for a community bike ride on Saturday, October 23, 2021, at 8:30 am - starting and ending at Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House.
The final turn-by-turn route is still being confirmed, but we promise there will be some great places to visit and take Instagram photos.
The Tour de Mount Vernon brings cyclists on a fun ride through the northern and central portions of the Mount Vernon District including a scenic route through Fort Belvoir. The route will consist of paved roads, paved trails and will have several challenging sections. Ride monitors and Fairfax County Police will be on hand to help with directions and keep everyone safe.
Route Highlights include:
- Short Route (20-25 miles) - Coming Soon!
- Long Route (35-40 miles) - Coming Soon!
- Fort Hunt Park - Rest stop
- Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House
- Grist Mill
- River Farm
- Fort Belvoir
- National Museum of the US Army
- Gum Springs
- Mount Vernon Estate
NEW this year! All riders and volunteers will receive a voucher for admission to George Washington's Mount Vernon between now and the end of the year. The voucher has no cash value and is non-transferable. A mansion tour is included but must be booked. Due to daily space limitations, visitors are recommended to call ahead or arrive early.
The 6th Annual Tour de Mount Vernon is dedicated to our friend and inspiration, Dave Evans.
Fee is $25.00 per rider. We require a first name and last name for each ticket. Event is rain or shine, see policies below. Registration includes Tour de Mount Vernon Socks and a $5 donation to Fairfax Alliance for Better Bicycling. Register here...
Volunteers are needed the day before and day of the ride! From stuffing rider packets and marking the route the day before, to set-up, check-in, ride support and post event clean up volunteers, there are opportunities for all! Register here...
NO REFUNDS due to event cancellation or if the purchaser cannot attend the event. Event is rain or shine.
NO TRANSFERS of registration to other riders.
COVID-19 PROTOCOLS: Rolling start, masks or face coverings required indoors and when social distancing is not possible.
Children 15 and older welcome but must be accompanied by an adult. Experienced riders only, please.
Helmets are required for the ride, no exceptions.
You'll be required to sign a liability waiver on the day of the ride. Print and sign your waiver with you on ride day. Ride waiver...
Agenda on Ride Day:
7:45–8:30am Packet pick-up at Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House (includes rider #, Map, Socks).
8:30–9:30am Rolling start. Head out any time during this hour.
11:30am–1:30 pm – Ride complete. Music, fun, food and beverages.
Thanks to our sponsors:
- FABB - Fairfax Alliance for Better Bicycling
- FCDOT - https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/transportation/
- LaPrima - https://www.laprimacatering.com/
- Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House - http://www.woodlawnpopeleighey.org/
- George Washington's Mount Vernon - https://www.mountvernon.org/
- Spokes - https://www.spokesetc.com/
- Handy Bikes - https://www.handybikesdc.com/
- Design Cuisine/DC Rental - https://designcuisine.com/