Cherokee National Forest—Benton Falls Trail - Mountain Biking
The Benton Falls Trail lies at the heart of the 25-mile trail network in the Chilhowee Recreation Area, and connects directly to the highly sought-after Slick Rock Loops for challenging climbs and whooping good downhills.
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Destination Distance From Downtown
The hard-packed, sandy terrain offers up the occasional rocky section—nothing in comparison to the heavy foot traffic on the trail.
Time To Complete
15 minutes to 1 hour
While mountain biking in winter is possible, the amount of damage done to the trails during this time is considerable. Some trails like Benton Falls Trail dry out fairly quickly due to their sandy nature while others retain water causing more damage when combined with bicycle tires.
On Leash Only
$3 day use fee
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