National forest bike trails
North Carolina’s national forests offer more than 245 miles of bike trails. Forest roads are also open for mountain biking, unless otherwise signed.
Near Hiwassee Lake
At Hanging Dog Recreation Area on the Tusquitee Ranger District, 7.2 miles of intersecting loops are offered. The trails start near the boat launch, with great Hiwassee Lake views.
Tracing the edg...