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Directions
The Rollin' Round the River Ride begins and ends at the Wilkes Family YMCA, conveniently located just minutes from four-lane U.S. 421 on N.C. 268 west.

From Winston-Salem, Greensboro and points east:

From I-40 west in Winston-Salem, exit right onto U.S. 421 north (exit 188) toward Wilkesboro.
Travel approximately 49 miles on U.S. 421 north.
Take the N.C. 268 exit (exit 286B) in Wilkesboro.
Turn left at the traffic light at the bottom of the exit ramp.
Proceed approximately 1.6 miles.
Turn right into the Wilkes Family YMCA.
Park on the old airport runway near the picnic pavilion behind the Y.


From Charlotte, Mooresville, Statesville and points south:

From I-77 north, exit right onto U.S. 421 north (exit 73-B) toward Wilkesboro.
Travel approximately 22 miles on U.S. 421 north.
Take the N.C. 268 exit (exit 286B) in Wilkesboro.
Turn left at the traffic light at the bottom of the exit ramp.
Proceed approximately 1.6 miles.
Turn right into the Wilkes Family YMCA.
Park on the old airport runway near the picnic pavilion behind the Y.


From Boone, West Jefferson and points west:

Take U.S. 421 south to the N.C. 268 exit (exit 286B).
Turn right at the traffic light at the bottom of the exit ramp.
Proceed approximately 1.4 miles.
Turn right into the Wilkes Family YMCA.
Park on the old airport runway near the picnic pavilion behind the Y.


From Lenoir, Taylorsville, Hickory and Morganton:

From N.C. 16-18 north, turn left onto U.S. 421 north (toward Boone).
Take the N.C. 268 exit (exit 286B) in Wilkesboro. (It's the first exit on U.S. 421 past N.C. 16-18.)
Turn left at the traffic light at the bottom of the exit ramp.
Proceed approximately 1.6 miles.
Turn right into the Wilkes Family YMCA.
Park on the old airport runway near the picnic pavilion behind the Y.