Brown Mountain OHV

Trail Descriptions

Trail Description Added by: burrellsjeep
Brown Mountain Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Area, on the Grandfather Ranger District of the Pisgah National Forest, offers 34 miles of rugged, mountainous trails with lots of challenges. The trails range in difficulty from “easy” to “difficult.” Note that the trails are color coded on the map to show their difficulty. The map also has vehicle symbols to show which trails are open to trail Bikes, allterrain vehicles (ATV’s), 4-wheel drive vehicles, or all three. Mountain bikers may use trails at their own risk; the same fee is required. Brown Mountain is geared Toward the ATV and Dirt Bike crowd, Trail #1 is the only 4X4 friendly trail, It is great for a Beginner it is rated easy and is, Not a bad trail for the family with great views. If you go in a 4X4 be ready to watch out for dirt bikes, They go there by the hundreds. For more information contact National Forests in North Carolina 160A Zillicoa Street Asheville, NC 28801 828-257-4200 Grandfather Ranger Distr

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Trail Facts
Type: 4x4, atv, motorcycle, bicycle
Status: seasonal
Seasonal Notes:
Brown Mountain OHV Area is open annually from March 16th through January 1st
Difficulty: 3
State/Prov.: North Carolina
Lowst Elev.: 1419
Highest Elev.: 2500
Elev. Gain.: 1081
Handicap Accessable? Yes
Fishing Access? Yes
Pets Allowed? Yes
Campground Nearby? Yes
Private Land/Permissions Requirements:
$5 Trail Passes must be purchased, You get them at service stations located in Morganton on HWY 181
Additional Notes:
Alcohol is strictly prohibited and enforced, None allowed what so ever, Camping or not
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Trailhead Coords:
Lat: W81 02' 51.63"
Long: N35 53' 50.63"
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