Photo source. The mostly hard-packed trails that twist through wooded areas are lightly maintained, and there are a few steep hills and some berms. [5], Fees and regulations are limited. There are minimal[clarification needed] hazards along the trails. (Includes GA trails information for ATV and motorcycle use) Home > Georgia > Whissenhunt > Trail Map : Whissenhunt OHV Trail System: Dahlonega, GA Click icons to locate. There are two very well maintained trails here. Clearing storm damaged trails at Whissenhunt ... Town Creek OHV Trails. Whissenhunt hours of operation are from sunrise to sunset. <, "Georgia OHV Trails." All Full size trucks, Jeeps, and 4x4's are not permitted on these trails. 13 September 2010. Blairsville, GA 30512 Coordinates: 34°35′48″N 84°02′42″W / 34.59657°N 84.04513°W / 34.59657; -84.04513, "Whissenhunt OHV Trail System." Whissenhunt Trail will leave you will an experience of a life time. This trail system is located in Dahlonega, Georgia in the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest. Posts. Trails are marked with their route number but are not one-way only trails. Lots of trees down on ALL roads and trails, and some sever trail damage. Phone: 706-695-6736, Oconee District Turn left on GA-44 towards Greensboro. Davenport Mountain OHV trails, Whissenhunt OHV trails, White Oak Gap Road (FSR 244) and Smith Creek Trail. Trails are open from April to December, and closed January 1 through March 31. Users are all required to stay on marked trails to prevent damage to the surrounding land and resources. The trail system is approximately 6.0 miles north of Dahlonega, GA. Users are required to stay on the signed trails to prevent damage to the surrounding resources. SUITABLE FOR - ATV 50" or less in width and motorcycles. From Atlanta, go East on I-20 to Greensboro/Eatonton exit. Whissenhunt Trail. 1 recommendation for Whissenhunt OHV trails from neighbors. Whissenhunt OHV Vicinity Map. 9975 Highway 441S Other trails are suitable for motorcycles and ATVs. All trails are marked either novice terrain, amateur terrain, or expert terrain. Phone: 706-485-7110. Enjoy Whissenhunt OHV Trail This 11.2 mile OHV Trail is all 2-way traffic trails, except for 2 motorcycle trails. Town Creek ORV Trail Map. Extras. Web. Highland Park offers 65 miles of one-way trails of various difficulty levels. RiderPlanet USA. Whissenhunt hours of operation are from sunrise to sunset. Trails are suitable for motorcycles and ATVs. DIRECTIONS - Take US 19/60 north from Dahlonega 2.2 miles. Eatonton, GA 31024 There is no parking fee required, but the Blue Ridge Ranger District just requires a rider/operator fee of $5.00 per person. stuart smith Joined: 12/27/2008 Posts: 1 Location: UPSET (Score: +1, Amusing) Posted 12/28/2008: Date Visited. Most are narrow and meant for dirt bikes, but some are wide enough for two-way traffic. The trailhead is about 6 miles to the north of Dahlongega. Find websites for Phone: 770-297-3000 This trail system is located in Dahlonega, Georgia in the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest. 13 Sep 2010. This area is closed from January 1 through March 31 for resource protection during the wet and freezing months of the year, when the most impact from use can occur. The trail system is approximately 6.0 miles north of Dahlonega, GA. Users are required to stay on the signed trails to prevent damage to the surrounding resources. Together, we can continue to keep these safe places safe. Web. RiderPlanet USA. All trails are for motorcycles and ATVs, three-wheel or 4-wheel. Web. 1199 Madison Road Alabama <, "Whissenhunt ORV Area." Go 2.7 miles to downtown Greensboro and turn right on US-278. Davenport Mountain OHV Trails – 5.9 mile trail with stunning lake views and suitable for beginner riders. Users are required to stay on the signed trails to prevent damage to the surrounding resources. Additional information can be obtained by contacting the: Vehicles must be less than 50 inches wide, Only ATV's and motorcycles permitted on designated trails. North of Dahlonega in the Chattahoochee National Forest, the Whissenhunt OHV Trail (#43) is a 15 mile route over 700 acres that is open to off-road motorcycle trails riding. Whissenhunt OHV Trails. Whissenhunt OHV Trails is a system of trails suitable for all-terrain vehicles or ATV's, and offroad motorcycles (dirtbikes) located north of Atlanta, Georgia. Francis Marion-Sumter (SC) !/?ss=110803&navtype=BROWSEBYSUBJECT&navid=110000000000000&pnavid=null&recid=10540&ttype=recarea&pname=Chattahoochee-Oconee%20National%20Forest%20-%20Whissenhunt%20OHV%20Trails, http://www.n-georgia.com/whissenhunt-ohv-trail.html, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Whissenhunt_OHV_Trails&oldid=916713867, Motorsport venues in Georgia (U.S. state), Off-road racing venues in the United States, Wikipedia articles needing clarification from May 2012, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 20 September 2019, at 07:16. 1-Day Permit: $5/operator/day (Obtain at local vendor or Blue Ridge Ranger District Office). The Forest Annual Pass cannot be used on this trail system. 13 Sep 2010. Although certain trails and dispersed recreation areas have been reopened, the USDA is urging visitors to the areas to remember to avoid congregating at trailheads and parking areas and to refrain from gathering in groups of 10 or more in order to maintain social distancing guidelines. Home › Forums › Travel & Outdoor Recreation › Camping › Whissenhunt OHV North Georgia Chattahoochee National Forest Dahlonega Blue Ridge Area. The trails are suitable for motorcycles and ATVs. Member Rating. Recreation.gov, where the public can make reservations easily. [4] Trails range from not difficult to most difficult. Moderator [Decided to take the bike with me camping. I'm still a beginner level trail rider, and I thought the trails at Whissenhunt provided a good variety of challenges. The system offers about 11 miles of trails throughout different terrains through the forest. Tread Lightly! The trail system is approximately 6.0 miles north of Dahlonega, GA. Users are required to stay on the signed trails to prevent damage to the surrounding resources. Take US 19/60 north from Dahlonega for 2.2 miles. Whissenhunt OHV Trail System - 11.2 miles in length with all two-way traffic trails, except for two motorcycle trails. There is parking available, but very limited, as well as other facilities such as camping <, http://www.riderplanet-usa.com/atv/trails/info/georgia_09678/ride_3ec3.htm, http://www.georgiaoffroad.com/facility.php?facilityid=69, http://www.fs.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsinternet/!ut/p/c4/04_SB8K8xLLM9MSSzPy8xBz9CP0os3gDfxMDT8MwRydLA1cj72BTJw8jAwjQL8h2VAQAzHJMsQ! The coordinates are N 34° 35.868' W 84° 02.696'. A daily pass or OHV Annual Pass must be obtained before using the Whissenhunt OHV Trail. Sandy's Grafix, 24/01/2010. Georgia Off Road. The trail system is approximately 6.0 miles north of Dahlonega, GA. Users are required to stay on the signed trails to prevent damage to the surrounding resources. Town Creek OHV Trail. Important news from the USFS: please stay off roads, trails and backcountry areas of the Chattahoochee and Oconee National Forests. Passport in Time, a volunteer archaeology and historic preservation program. Green Mountain via Whissenhunt Loop to Toccoa River ist ein 5.3 Meilen langer, moderat besuchter Hin- und Rückweg in der Nähe von Blue Ridge, Georgia. N.p., n.d. Open sunrise to sunset. This trail system has around 11 miles of well marked trails with scenic forest and mountain views. Closed during night time hours. The trails are suitable for motorcycles and ATVs. N.p., 2005. These are low-speed winding trails where you’ll be in 2nd or 3rd gear much of the way. Find recreation activities by district on clickable map. This 11.25 mile OHV Trail is all two-way traffic trails, except for two motorcycle trails. Learn more and submit a route today. Turn left on paved county road (Wahsega Road) toward Camp Frank D. Merrill. The bathroom and parking lot were clean. <, "USDA Forrest Service." 3. 6.2 mi, +489 ft. Bike ride in Dahlonega, GA. You’re invited to be a part of The Great Community Route Celebration! There are two one-way motorcycle trails. Hurricane Irma paid a visit to Whissenhunt OHV park on her way north. Forest Service Home | USDA.gov | recreation.gov | Recreation Customer Service Standards | USA.gov | Whitehouse.gov, Plug-Ins | FOIA | Accessibility Statement | Privacy Policy | Important Notices | Information Quality, https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/conf/recarea/?recid=10540, CAUTION Active Logging Operations on Pinhoti Trail, Road Closures on the Chattooga River Ranger District, Numerous Downed Trees in Cohutta Wilderness, Upper Chattahoochee Campground Closed Temporarily, Recreation Events on the Blue Ridge Ranger District, Chattooga Wild and Scenic River Boating Information, Gold Panning, Rock Hounding, and Fossil Collecting. 1755 Cleveland Highway Elevation of the trails ranges from 1,400 ft (430 m) to 2,000 ft (610 m) above sea level. Whissenhunt ORV Area facility information including directions, contact info, photos, reviews, GPS coordinates, track and trail information and more. This system has 11 mi/17.7 km of pure motocross fun, well marked trails surrounded by mountain views and scenic forest. Most trails are for amateur riders but there are some for novice and expert riders as well. Category: Whissenhunt Hits: 3903 Whissenhunt OHV park Closed Until Storm Damage can be cleaned up. Great views as you are enjoying what you do, whether it is horse back riding, biking, motorcylces, or even ATVs. [1], The trails at Whissenhunt extend for 11.2 miles[2] over a 1-square-mile (2.6 km2) area or 700 acres[3] and are all different. The system offers about 11 miles (18 km) of trails throughout different terrains through the forest. Trails are designated as easy to more difficult. There are no noise regulations, and flags are not required.[7]. GARTRA spent the entire day Saturday, Sept 16, working to clear the roads and trails. 9/10. The trail … Directions. <, "Whissenhunt OHV Trail System." Current trail map and GPS points for OHV riding and camping at Whissenhunt OHV Trail System in Georgia. The trails are suitable for motorcycles, ATVs. The trails are mostly hard packed and covered with occasional loose rock and gravel. N.p., 2005. No, Whissenhunt is downright simple in terms of modern luxuries but rich in nature, with scenic trails that wind throughout 700 acres of ridges and valleys. The Whissenhunt OHV Trail is 11.2 miles in length with all two-way traffic trails, except for two motorcycle trails. The trails are suitable for motorcycles and ATVs. Whissenhunt OHV Trail. Note that only one of these is open to dirt bikes and mountain bike riders while the other is for ATV/quad bikes. N.p., 30/12/2008. ​Cherokee (TN) The Whissenhunt OHV Trail is 11.2 miles in length with all two-way traffic trails, except for two motorcycle trails. 13 Sep 2010. Green Mountain via Whissenhunt Loop to Toccoa River is a 5.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Blue Ridge, Georgia that features a lake and is rated as moderate. in the Southern Region. Whissenhunt OHV Trails The Whissenhunt OHV Trails are about six miles north of Dahlonega, Georgia, in Lumpkin County and offer 11.2 miles of ATV heaven. Whissenhunt OHV Trail System - 11.2 miles in length with all two-way traffic trails, except for two motorcycle trails. It’s located in a mountainous area and offers camping, hiking, and more for those who prefer to stay off the wheels. Go one block and turn left onto N. East Street. One of the off road sports that are very popular onsite is motocross and the best place to ride as fast as you can is Whissenhunt OHV Trail System. 2042 Highway 515 West Whether we’re out in nature or home in our backyards, remember that it’s our role to protect the lands we love. Connect with neighborhood businesses on Nextdoor. Located near Athens and Greensboro is the Town Creek OHV System. Whissenhunt OHV Trails – 12 miles of well-marked two-way trails suitable for beginners and intermediate riders. This page will be of interest to dirt bike, motocross, enduro, dual-sport, trail, trial riders and other off-road motorcycle enthusiasts Go 3.9 miles to dirt Forest Service Road #662, turn left into OHV parking area. Mobile: 706-970-9776 Track/Trail Feedback. Those who are driving RVs or long trailers should be aware that the main entrance is narrow with only enough room for one vehicle at a time. October 15, 2020 at 3:26 am #73292. anonymous. Whissenhunt OHV Trail System is best explored after a light rain since the trails can get pretty dusty during dry weather. Now more than ever, our favorite outdoor spaces are playing an important role in our lives. Lakemont, GA 30552 Phone: 706-754-6221, Conasauga District Get some simple tips on ways to minimize your impact when playing in the outdoors. [6] Night riding is not permitted, the trails are only to be ridden sunrise to sunset. During dry weather, the trails can get pretty dusty. Chatsworth, GA 30705 Blue Ridge District PLEASE NOTE! 3941 Highway 76 Parking is limited at the staging area and services are limited. 13 Sep 2010. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. North Carolina. other national forests The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Gainesville, GA 30501 The trail system is approximately 6.0 miles north of Dahlonega, GA. Users are required to stay on the signed trails to prevent damage to the surrounding resources. This area is a public facility monitored and owned by The Blue Ridge Ranger District 1881 Highway 515 Blairsville, Georgia 30512. Whissenhunt OHV Trail The Whissenhunt OHV trail system offers more than 11 miles of well-marked trails weaving through scenic forests and mountain vistas. Whissenhunt is not one of those state-of-the-art facilities with satellite dishes, cabins and modern amenities. Phone: 706-745-6928, Chattooga River District Designated trails in this area range from easy to most difficult. Whissenhunt Trails are suitable for camping, outdoor learning, nature, great views, and more. Find recreation activities by district on clickable map. Forest Service Wilderness Trail Map Cabin Wilderness Trail Map Cabin The trails are suitable for motorcycles and ATVs. Er führt entlang eines Fl Go 4.6 miles and turn right onto Hensley Rd. ATV Friendly Lodging Near Blue Ridge, GA Gorgeous Cabin with … Web. Whissenhunt OHV Trails is a system of trails suitable for all-terrain vehicles or ATV's, and offroad motorcycles located north of Atlanta, Georgia. Web. There is parking available, but very limited, as well as other facilities such as camping, a loading ramp, picnic tables, and public restrooms. Events Calendar - volunteer workdays, nature hikes, fishing rodeos & more! Recreation summaries Blue Ridge District Chattooga River District Conasauga District Oconee District, Blue Ridge District Chattooga River District Conasauga District Oconee District, Weather Conditions on the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests. All Full size trucks, Jeeps, and 4x4's are not permitted on these trails. Saved by Lauren Galan. 12-27-2008. The trails are suitable for motorcycles and ATVs. The trails are open sunrise to sunset and require a daily fee or annual pass. Whissenhunt hours of operation are from sunrise to sunset. On a side note, we saw 2 deer while riding the trails. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author. This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago by anonymous. Florida A fee is required to ride on this trail system. 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