Velo Opera Elevation Profiles

Velo Opera Elevation Profiles

Here are the elevation profiles for our New York Velo Opera bike tour, a four-day trip through upstate New York culminating with a trip to see Mozart’s Don Giovanni at the Glimmerglass Opera Festival.


Day 1: Schenectady to Howe Caverns 

25.4 miles

Elevation gain: 1900 feet

Elevation loss: 1315 feet




Day 2: Howe Caverns to Cooperstown

34.4 miles

Elevation gain: 2257 feet

Elevation loss: 2081 feet


Day 3: Optional loop in Cooperstown

8.6 miles

Elevation gain: 467 feet

Elevation loss: 466 feet

Day 4: Coopsertown to Amsterdam

31.6 miles

Elevation gain: 612 feet

Elevation loss: 1459 feet