Alexandria Highway 10 Loop
Alexandria, KY 41056
Ride Distance: 134 miles
Directions: From Alexandria: Follow Highway 10 South to Maysville. Take Highway 62 South/Southwest to Mt. Olivet. Go North on Highway 165 and link back to Highway 10 for the return ride to Alexandria.
Description: The ride from Alexandria to Mayville will take you through farmland and old towns on the famous Kentucky Highway 10. The road is curvy but it can be clogged with local traffic so choose your passing opportunities appropriately. Highway 62 from Maysville to Mt. Olivet will get you to one of the more popular stretches of road on Highway 165. You can also take State Highway 539 which runs alongside 165 on the map if you want a different view. Highway 62 was once called the Ozark Trail and it linked Mexico to New York city. In Kentucky this stretch is considered one of the state's scenic byways.