Beasley Knob OHV Trail
The 2nd most popular off-highway vehicle trail in Georgia.
Thursday 7 July 2016 05:34 GMT
Near Blairsville in the Chattahoochee National Forest, the Beasley Knob ATV Trail is an 11 mile ORV route. Many of the OHV trails within this area are classed as difficult to most difficult. This area is recommended for experienced riders only.
There are two parking areas from which to enter the ORV area. Beginning on US 76/APD Hwy. 515 in front of the Blairsville Post Office, go east for 0.7 mile. Turn right onto Windy Hill Road, a paved road. At 0.7 mile when Windy Hill curves sharply to the left, go straight onto a gravel road. After 0.1 mile, turn left onto a narrow gravel road, Forest Service Road #851. Continue on this 0.8 mile to the ORV Area parking lot.
A second way of reaching this SAME parking lot is: From US 76/APD Hwy. 515 in front of the Blairsville Post Office, go east for 1.5 miles. Turn right onto Windy Hill Road, a paved road. Go 0.5 mile and turn left onto a gravel road when Windy Hill Road curves sharply to the right. After 0.1 mile, turn left onto Forest Service Road #851, a narrow gravel road. Continue on this road 0.8 mile to the ORV area parking lot.
Beginning on US 76/APD Hwy. 515 in front of the Blairsville Post Office, go east for 3.4 miles. Turn right just before two large propane tanks onto Rosemary Lane, which is also Forest Service Road #93. At the first fork, go left. At the second fork go right. Follow the road to the parking lot at the end, a total of 1.6 miles.
Note: As of September 2007, ATV riding on Forest Service roads is only permitted if the ATV has a valid license plate.
Overall, Beasley Knob OHV Trail is the 2nd most popular OHV & 4wd jeep trail of all 5 OHV routes in Georgia.