Pipsico

Race Date:  October 30, 2016

Round:  15

Location:  Pipsico Boy Scout Reservation in Spring Grove, VA

Street Address:  57 Pipsico Road, Spring Grove, VA 23881

Promoting Organization:  Tidewater Dirt Riders Association

GPS Coordinates:  37.184237,-76.877893

Promoter Contact:  Bill Pacey

Promoter Email:   tidewaterdirtriders@gmail.com 

Promoter Phone:   (757) 416-8318 

Website/ Link(s):  www.tidewaterdirtriders.net 
Gate Times:  
  • Friday - Reserved for TDR members, officers, and trail workers.
  • Saturday - 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Sunday - opens at 6:00 AM
Gate Fee:  $5.00 per person (ages 6 and under free) 
Sign-up Times:
  • Saturday - 2:00 to 4:00 PM
  • Sunday - 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Camping: 
  • Friday and Saturday - $15 per camper
  • Saturday - $10 per camper 

Other Information:   

 

YES

NO

Saturday practice

 

X

Pit riding (Exceptions to/from sign-up, to/from start area 1st gear only)

 

X

Bicycles (Not allowed on race course on race day)

X

 

Campfires allowed

 

X

MX track

 

X

Golf carts allowed (Must be approved)

X

 

4-wheelers allowed (Must be approved)

X

 

Alcohol allowed

 

X

Pets (Bring rabies paperwork, must be on a leash, please clean up after them)

X

Golf cart and 4-wheeler permission form:  http://vchss.org/forms/Permission for Approval for Use of Golf Cart-ATV.pdf

 

Directions: 

The Pipsico Boy Scout Reservation is approximately 14 miles north of Slades Park. 

If you are traveling West on RT 10 or North on RT 31 towards Surry, take RT 10 west until you reach RT 618 Hollybush Rd.  Turn right on RT 618 follow to RT 610 Swanns Point Rd.  At the intersection of RT 618 and RT 610, turn left and go 1.3 miles to the race course. The Pipsico Boy Scout Reservation will be on your right. 

If you are traveling East on RT 10 or North on RT 40, look for the intersection of RT 40, RT 10 and RT 610 at Spring Grove. Go Northeast on RT 610 (you will see Georgettes Crossroads Market at the corner). Travel 6.0 miles to the Pipsico Boy Scout Reservation, which will be on your left.

 

Menu/Food Available:  

  • Saturday - Spaghetti dinner available at 5:30 PM
  • Sunday - Concessions available for breakfast and lunch
 

Link to Google Map

 

Link to Local Weather  

 

Lodging:  

Chanco on the James

394 Floods Drive

Spring Grove, VA 23881
(888) 724-2626

 

(about 1/4 mile from track)

Hampton Inn

200 Vincents Crossing

Smithfield, VA
(757) 365-4760

 

(about 28 miles from track)

Isle of Wight Inn

1607 Church St.

Smithfield, VA
(757)357-3176

 

(about 28 miles from track)

Other Events/Activities/Games: 

  • Swap Meet

  • Tykes Balance Bike Race - 5:00 PM Saturday (sign up at 4:00 PM)

  • Halloween Event Saturday evening - Trick or Treating and Face painting

Map: