Whissenhant ORV Trail For ATV Riding
The 12th most popular all terrain vehicle trail in Georgia.
Wednesday 17 August 2016 04:46 GMT
North of Dahlonega in the Chattahoochee National Forest, the Whissenhant ORV Trail (#43) is a 15 mile route over 700 acres that is open to ATV riding.
To reach the ATV riding trailhead for the Whissenhant ATV Trail from Dahlonega, head north on US 19/60 for 2.2 miles. Turn left on paved county road (Wahsega Road) toward Camp Frank D. Merrill. Continue 3.9 miles to dirt Forest Service Road #662, turn left into ORV parking area.
Note: As of September 2007, ATV riding on Forest Service roads is only permitted if the ATV has a valid license plate.
Overall, Whissenhant ORV Trail is the 12th most popular ATV riding trail of all 19 ATV trails in Georgia. Several of the better atv trails are nearby Whissenhant ORV Trail including Houston Valley ORV Area, Rock Creek ATV Trail, Beasley Knob ATV Trail, Locust Stake ATV Area, Oakey Mountain ATV Trail and Tatum Lead ORV Trail.