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Unaka Mountain Road (TN-FSR230)

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

12.1 mile 19.5 kilometer point to point
Doubletrack
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 2,057' 627 m
Descent: -2,558' -780 m
High: 4,845' 1,477 m
Low: 2,857' 871 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 34% (19°)

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Trail shared by Marc Upton

Gravel road that follows the TN/NC state line with two beautiful overlooks along the way.

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Description

Gravel road starts on the left from Rock Creek Road/TN-395 at Indian Grave Gap. If you cross into North Carolina, you've missed the turn. The road pass two different overlooks, Beauty Gap and Unaka Mountain Overlook, that are worth the stop. This stretch of gravel is used in a local gravel grind race.

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in Erwin

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in Tennessee

#18,881

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One of the low saddles between Beauty Gap and Unaka Mountain Overlook.
Sep 27, 2019 near Burnsville, NC

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