Chattahoochee Forest Loop
Morganton, GA 30560
Contact: Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests
Ride Distance: 207 miles
Directions: Check the map for precise directions of this awesome ride through Georgia. The route is laid out clearly but there are plenty of opportunities to take the roads less travelled and do a little exploring.
Description: This ride begins in Morganton GA which is on the shores of Blue Ridge Lake in the northern part of the state. The route is going to have some U turns as well as some sharp curves, so keep a lookout. There are a few changes in elevation, with the biggest occuring near Pine Mountain about 115 miles into the journey. The majority of the ride takes place in the Chattahoochee National Forest, and the terrain varies from dense woods to open fields and farmland. The ride briefly crosses into South Carolina, and passes many lakes including Nottely Lake, Chatuge Lake, Lake Burton and Unicoi Lake. The trip also passes by the Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa before concluding back in Morganton. This ride is over 200 miles and takes approximately 7 hours to complete.