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27 mi 43 km of trail 2 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 5 Trails Intermediate Trails 12 Trails Hard Trails 1 Trail

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Favorite Watch out for giant thorns in the clearings of Megawatt.  The views are awesome!
Difficult

Tesla's Revenge

19.2 mi 30.9 km • Loop • 4,208 ft Ascent 1282.73 m Ascent

(9) Chattan…, TN
Favorite Samantha doing the MTB Limbo on the Raccoon Mountain Trail System March 2009
Difficult

High Voltage/Live Wire Shortest Loop

13.3 mi 21.4 km • Loop • 1,796 ft Ascent 547.55 m Ascent

(5) Chattan…, TN

Trails in Prentice Cooper State Forest - 16

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1.8 mi 2.9 km #1Live Wire 1
Intermediate/Difficult
Chattanooga, TN
Intermediate/Difficult
1.8 mi 2.9 km Chattanooga, TN 14 
3.1 mi 5.0 km #2High Voltage
Intermediate/Difficult
Chattanooga, TN
Intermediate/Difficult
3.1 mi 5.0 km Chattanooga, TN 10 
2.4 mi 3.8 km #3Megawatt
Difficult
Chattanooga, TN
Difficult
2.4 mi 3.8 km Chattanooga, TN
0.7 mi 1.1 km #4Lower Chunky
Difficult
Chattanooga, TN
Difficult
0.7 mi 1.1 km Chattanooga, TN
2.9 mi 4.7 km #5Live Wire 2
Intermediate/Difficult
Chattanooga, TN
Intermediate/Difficult
2.9 mi 4.7 km Chattanooga, TN
2.8 mi 4.4 km #6Laurel Point
Intermediate/Difficult
Chattanooga, TN
Intermediate/Difficult
2.8 mi 4.4 km Chattanooga, TN 11 
1.7 mi 2.7 km #7Electric Avenue 1
Easy/Intermediate
Chattanooga, TN
Easy/Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Chattanooga, TN 13 
2.9 mi 4.6 km #8Small Intestine
Easy/Intermediate
Chattanooga, TN
Easy/Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.6 km Chattanooga, TN 13 
2.2 mi 3.5 km #9Grindstone Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Chattanooga, TN
Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.5 km Chattanooga, TN
0.8 mi 1.3 km #10Switch Yard
Easy
Chattanooga, TN
Easy
0.8 mi 1.3 km Chattanooga, TN 11 
0.3 mi 0.4 km #11Boat Ramp Connector
Difficult
Chattanooga, TN
Difficult
0.3 mi 0.4 km Chattanooga, TN
1.1 mi 1.8 km #12East Rim
Intermediate
Chattanooga, TN
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Chattanooga, TN
1.5 mi 2.4 km #13River Gorge
Intermediate
Chattanooga, TN
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Chattanooga, TN
0.5 mi 0.8 km #14Split Rock
Intermediate/Difficult
Chattanooga, TN
Intermediate/Difficult
0.5 mi 0.8 km Chattanooga, TN
1.6 mi 2.6 km #15Electric Avenue 2
Easy/Intermediate
Chattanooga, TN
Easy/Intermediate
1.6 mi 2.6 km Chattanooga, TN
0.4 mi 0.7 km #16Six Flags
Intermediate/Difficult
Chattanooga, TN
Intermediate/Difficult
0.4 mi 0.7 km Chattanooga, TN

Photos of Prentice Cooper State Forest - 23

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Samantha doing the MTB Limbo on the Raccoon Mountain Trail System March 2009
Mar 23, 2014 near Chattan…, TN
View of the Tennessee River from great overlook.
Jul 17, 2018 near Chattan…, TN
Heading down this section of High Voltage is more fun than climbing back up, but you have to pay to play.
Apr 30, 2018 near Chattan…, TN
Watch out for giant thorns in the clearings of Megawatt.  The views are awesome!
Jul 22, 2017 near Chattan…, TN
Downhill rock garden with a hairpin at the bottom.
Sep 6, 2016 near Chattan…, TN
A section on the Six Flags Trail at the Raccoon Mountain Trails System
Dec 16, 2013 near Chattan…, TN
Watch out for giant thorns in the clearings of Megawatt. The views are awesome!
Apr 30, 2018 near Chattan…, TN
Small Intestine is a welcome break with nice fast non-technical singletrack with gems like this small cork-screw scattered about.
Jul 22, 2017 near Chattan…, TN

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