Balsam Grove Smokey Mountain Loop
Balsam Grove, NC 28708
Contact: Balsam Grove Smokey Mountain Loop
Ride Distance: 101 miles
Directions: From Balsam Grove, head West on State Route 281 to Tuckasegee, then follow SR 107 to the Great Smokey Mountain Expressway. Next turn South on the Blueridge Parkway and then SR 215 to Balsam Grove.
Description: This 100-mile loop starts and ends in the small unicorporated community of Balsam Grove North Carolina and then makes use of some of the best backroads in a popular riding region. State Route 281 heads to Tuckasegee then 107 to the great Smokey Mountains Expressway before hanging a right on the famed Blue Ridge Parkway, then the windy SR 215 (Lake Logan Road) back to Balsam Grove.