Blue Ridge Cyclery

With nearly 300 votes and countless comments raving about the enthusiastic support that Blue Ridge Cyclery shows the Charlottesville biking community this grassroots bike shop easily earned the second place spot on our list. Glowing reviews of Blue Ridge Cyclery include mentions of excellent customer service, an unrivaled selection of high quality products (and the willingness to quickly call items in if they’re not in-stock), a friendly and highly knowledgeable staff, and a genuine passion for all things bike-related. “Everyone in that shop loves to ride bikes, and they love talking about bikes, and helping people who ride bikes. The atmosphere is friendly and professional, and they are always glad to see you. Their mechanics are top-notch and they back what they sell,” one commenter raved. blueridgecyclery.com
—Katie Rosenbrock