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Bear Creek Road (FS 241)

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Length

1.9 Miles 3.1 Kilometers


Doubletrack

Elevation

515' 157 m

Ascent

-288' -88 m

Descent

8%

Avg Grade (4°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

1,803' 550 m

High

1,576' 480 m

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FS 241 is the prelude to an awesome time at Bear Creek or the Pinhoti trails.

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Dogs: Leashed

Description

From Gates Chapel Road, Bear Creek Road climbs gently to the main trailhead for the Bear Creek Trail. The first quarter-mile can be quite the wake-up call if you haven't warmed up, but after that it's a pleasant climb. The gravel road follows Mountaintown Creek to its confluence with Bear Creek and then it follows Bear Creek to the main Bear Creek trailhead and a small parking area.

There's a ford and another auxiliary parking area at the confluence of Bear and Mountaintown Creeks. It's a good place to access the river to cool off after a long summer ride.

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in Mulberry Gap

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in Georgia

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