BASKET & BIKE offers curated bike excursions and rentals in Downtown Richmond, Williamsburg, and on the Virginia Capital Trail. Tours focus on nature, history, environmental stewardship, art, and Richmond-centric spots. Most popular is their Signature Ride - A Journey Along the James— 6 or 14 mile tour along the Virginia Capital Trail, featuring stories about the beautiful James River, where three cultures came together over 400 years ago to form this country we know as America. Just 25 miles east of downtown Richmond and with an eye to enjoying life at a leisurely pace, Signature Ridesbegin and end at Upper Shirley Vineyards and include a glass of wine at the end with an optional add-on lunch.
BASKET & BIKE and Quirk Hotel have partnered to offer the Richmond Art & Secret Garden Tour for hotel-guests-only. This custom route showcases some of RVA's artsy must-sees, like murals in Jackson Ward, International Street Art, hidden pocket parks, the grounds of both the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Institute for Contemporary Art, and more. Your ride ends with a voucher for a beer, wine, coffee, or tea from neighbors Urban Farmhouse Market & Cafe. Book the Richmond Art and Secret Garden Tour
Quirk Hotel guests also enjoy 15% off tours from BASKET & BIKE outside of our special Art tour offering.
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For avid mountain bikers and hikers, experience over 20 miles of twisty trails and river views within the James River Park System - just a short bike ride from the hotel. Also, about twenty minutes from Quirk Hotel Richmond is Pocahontas State Park, boasting over 50 miles of mountain bike and hiking trails. Both parks feature fantastic water views, lush forests, and wildlife. If you are lucky, you may just spot a bald eagle soaring overhead!