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Thurmond Epic

67 mile ride that connects the Bartram, Keg Creek, and Cliatt Creek Nature Loop and Rock Dam trails inside Mistletoe State Park. 

 

Directions are starting at West Dam Recreation Area and going CW on Keg.  Ride the loop inside Mistletoe however you like.

 

-Ride the Bartram Trail

-TURN RIGHT onto the Lake Springs Loop

-TURN RIGHT back onto Bartram Trail

-Follow the Bartram trail all the way to Washington Road

-Go straight across Washington Rd and enter the Keg Creek trail going clockwise (just go straight)

-Ride the Keg Creek trail

-Approx. 7.25 miles into Keg Creek the trail will be right on the edge of the lake and a rutted out 4-wheeler path will intersect the trail from the left.

-TURN LEFT up this 4-wheeler path.  Follow the path UP HILL - any turn you make should go up!

-You will end up in the cul-de-sac of Keg Pointe Dr.  Go down the road.

-TURN LEFT onto Reservoir Rd

-TURN RIGHT onto Wickham Dr

-TURN LEFT onto Eubank Dr

-TURN RIGHT onto Ray Owens Rd

-TURN LEFT onto Ridge Rd

-Ridge Rd becomes gravel

-GO LEFT when road forks at white gate; go around the gate

-STAY LEFT at the fork after the gate

-TURN LEFT onto the Rock Dam Connector singletrack near the bottom of the hill

-Ride the Cliatt Creek/Rock Dam loop inside Mistletoe then ride back to the Keg Creek trail the way you came
-TURN LEFT onto Keg Creek trail where the 4-wheeler path meets it

-Ride Keg Creek loop until you get to where you first entered the trail

-TURN LEFT and go across Washington Rd and back onto the Bartram trail

-Follow Bartram trail back to your car at West Dam.  Do not ride Lake Springs loop this time.

 

 
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