Sumac Creek Trail For Mountain Biking
The 20th most popular mountain bike trail in Georgia.
Tuesday 5 July 2016 04:57 GMT
Near Chatworth in the Chattahoochee Forest, the Sumac Creek Trail (#64) is a 12.5 mile route open to mountain biking. This long distance double-loop trail offers both the challenge of steep ascents and descents and the ease of flat double-track travel. From high, narrow ridge lines, trail users will drop into the rugged Sumac Creek drainage three times. Caution: The northern segment of the trail follows a gravel road that is open to vehicles. Watch for vehicles.
To reach mountain biking at the trailhead, take US 411 north from Chatsworth and go 12.3 miles to Cisco. Turn right onto old GA Highway 2 and travel 3.2 miles. Turn right onto Forest Service Road 17 and go about 2.1 miles to the trailhead parking area.
Overall, Sumac Creek Trail is the 20th most popular mountain bike trail of all 20 mountain biking rides in Georgia. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Sumac Creek Trail including Amicalola Falls Trail, Bear Creek Trail, Bull Mountain Trail, Unicoi Mountain Bike Trail, North Pocket and Fort Mountain State ParkTallulah Gorge State Park.