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Turtle Back

Intermediate
 4.5 (24)

Fun, fast & flowing. Great trail for newer riders.


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Map Key

4.4

Miles

7.1

KM

Singletrack

986' 301 m

High

881' 269 m

Low

375' 114 m

Up

379' 116 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

23%

Max Grade (13°)

Dogs Leashed

E-Bikes Unknown

Features -none-

Family Friendly Trails for all abilities, picnic area, great hiking.

Trail is open all year sunrise to sunset (weather permitting). No hunting is allowed in this area.

Description

Part of the Allatoona Creek Park Mountain Bike Trail System, Turtle Back loop is a fast flowing singletrack trail with fun features and a few tight turns thrown in to keep you on your toes. It is marked with green diamond shaped blazes nailed to trees.The trail includes several rock features, multiple bridges, berms and dips. Turtle Back Loop has beginner elevations with intermediate features making it a good choice for beginners with improved skills and conditioning.

Riding direction changes daily. Check signs at trailhead. Trail may close due to wet conditions. Please check the West Georgia IMBA page for trail status.

Contacts

Shared By:

Thom Cerny

Trail Ratings

  4.5 from 24 votes

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  4.5 from 24 votes
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Trail Rankings

#13

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#335

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Photos

This ain't for newbies.
Oct 23, 2014 near Acworth, GA
Tour of Whipper Snapper features as of June 15, 2020
Jun 15, 2020 near Acworth, GA
Course added on to whipper snapper. Nice different sized jumps and drop offs.
Oct 21, 2017 near Acworth, GA
Rock Drop added January 2016
Jan 7, 2016 near Acworth, GA
Turtle Back Spur is first.  Whipper Snapper section starts at 1:38.
Sep 21, 2015 near Acworth, GA
Know what you're getting yourself into!  If you can't ride this qualifying feature, don't enter.
Dec 7, 2016 near Acworth, GA

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Check-Ins

Aug 9, 2020
Paul Krohnert
Jul 31, 2020
Steve Biroschik
Jul 27, 2020
P M
New bridges are installed on TB connector to Main AC park. Thanks to CC for the install.
Jun 20, 2020
Major Person
Bridge to the trail is out. Wood is there, I'm considering coming back to put the bridge up. 4.4mi — 1h 30m
May 17, 2020
Rosemary Milan
Oct 5, 2019
Bobby Bergman
1.5mi — 11h 00m
Sep 28, 2019
Chris Hardy
Aug 18, 2019
GG Thompson