Dody Ridge

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Dody Ridge is a thrilling 12-mile loop in the Montvale area that includes a challenging 1,500-foot climb and a portion of the ride on the Blue Ridge Parkway that offers a gorgeous view of Dragon’s Back, Bald Mountain, and Potts Mountain from the Great Valley Overlook. The route will include riding along gravel fire roads and dirt trails, as well as rocky ridges and downhill stretches, which will put your pedaling power and technical skills to the test. At nearly 2,000 feet of changes in elevation, this is a ride for advanced mountain bikers. It’s accessible via Route 460 and Camp Jaycee Road.