Category Archives: Mountain bike

Bent Creek Experimental Forest

We moved the Alto today to a new campsite. We are now at Bent Creek Experimental Forest right outside of Asheville. House hunting finished, we have a week and a day until closing, so we decided to take a vacation … Continue reading

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shower time! (review of the alto shower)

We have been shower-in-the-Alto avoiders. We usually stay in campgrounds with showers, and we use those for the most part. Our stay in Hendersonville to date has been on a private landowner’s trailer site that he generally rents by the … Continue reading

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assault of the loggers

Deciding ¬†it was time to head north, we made a reservation to revisit Hamilton Branch State Park in South Carolina, nearest park to the FORKS Mountain bike trails, that we enjoyed in November. The lovely wooded park that we enjoyed … Continue reading

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Add these¬†mountain bike trails to the list: The Paisley Woods Trail that can be ridden right from Alexander Springs and the trails at Chuck Lennon Park, about a 12 mile drive from the park. The Paisley Woods Trail is a … Continue reading

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a little further south we fly

 Hamilton Branch State Park in South Carolina, about 23 miles north of Augusta, Georgia. We considered staying longer in the Asheville area – great mountain biking and so much to do, but the air was extremely smokey from numerous forest fires … Continue reading

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