Tour de Transylvania

Cycling Route

61.76 mi
5,372 ft
Created By
Brad Campbell

Route and Elevation


NameDistanceElev. Diff.Avg. Grade
Pisgah Bike Store to Parkway Summit14.83 mi2,320 ft3.0%
276 Pisgah Entrance to Parkway Entrance14.90 mi2,320 ft2.9%
Work Center to Parkway13.67 mi2,320 ft3.2%
Ranger Station to Avery Creek Rd0.55 mi49 ft0.9%
Bottom Looking Glass to Pkwy8.60 mi1,742 ft3.8%
276 BRP Climb: Hatchery Up9.78 mi2,231 ft4.3%
US-276 to Blue Ridge Parkway9.72 mi2,254 ft4.4%
bottom to sliding rock2.52 mi489 ft3.5%
U.S. 276 Climb1.27 mi282 ft4.5%
Sliding Rock>12063.85 mi587 ft2.9%
You have a face in your teeth1.36 mi299 ft4.1%
Looking Glass Falls to BRP3.84 mi1,178 ft5.8%
U.S. 276 Climb1.29 mi430 ft6.3%
US-276 to Parkway final pitch3.28 mi1,191 ft6.9%
U.S. 276 Climb0.55 mi295 ft10.0%
Blue Ridge Pkwy Climb0.77 mi302 ft7.3%
U.S. 276 Climb0.68 mi269 ft7.5%
Mt Pisgah BRP Climb3.62 mi1,184 ft6.2%
BRP Graveyard Fields Climb1.94 mi650 ft6.3%
BRP Climb to Black Balsam3.45 mi1,102 ft6.0%
BRP Climb Skinny Dip FallsTop1.65 mi512 ft5.8%
BRP Climb Skinny Dip Falls1.41 mi433 ft5.8%
Blue Ridge Pkwy Climb0.90 mi279 ft5.8%
Upper 215 Descent 3.20 mi-1,053 ft-6.2%
The whole thing! 215 from BRP to 6417.01 mi-3,100 ft-3.4%
215 Descent6.25 mi-2,316 ft-7.0%
Balsam Grove 215 D/H1.51 mi-154 ft-1.9%
215 S (D/H) Clinic to Diamond6.89 mi-525 ft-1.4%
Old Turnpike Rd W to E0.88 mi-105 ft-0.3%
Hannah Ford E TT3.88 mi-62 ft-0.1%
bridge to Walnut1.37 mi39 ft0.1%
Island Ford (W. Hollow to 276)2.02 mi85 ft0.1%
Wilson Rd2.99 mi-39 ft-0.0%
Wilson Rd. N. Elm Bend to Bridge2.33 mi-66 ft-0.4%