North Georgia

Average Rating - This road has been rated by 4 visitors

State: Georgia
Date Submitted: March 12, 2012
Submitted by: Dean
Motorcycle Road Length: 71 Miles

Written Directions

Cartersville GA take 411 N to Fairmont GA take (53) east to Jasper GA, take (5) to 575 to Canton. Take (20/108) west to I-75


This route takes you through the base of the smokey mountains with small quaint towns some terrific antique and collectibles shops along with a lot of gorgeous scenery including rolling hills and lots of unique vegetation.

Road Quality  

There are straight parts and sweeping curves, up hill and down hill so you have a lot of variety of almost every road type with very low traffic except the short run on Hwy 575.

Roadside Amenities  

Several scenic turn outs that include lake views, mountains and rolling hills along with unique shops in small towns, mom and pop eateries.

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Reviewed by FrudeRider on September 10, 2015
(2 out of 2 members found this review useful.)
Creator: Geoff
motorcycle_year: 2008
motorcycle_make: Suzuki
motorcycle_type: Standard
Comment: This is just north of my house and I ride this area often. the 53 section is the only really challenging part of the loop shown, but the whole thing is beautiful with good quality roads. The 53 section is curvy with parts of it basically carved into a cliff. Lots of fun and very nice. You can use Jerusalem Church road and/or Henderson mountain rd to avoid the boring Highway 515 section and add a bit more challenge and country scenery to the experience
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Reviewed by Guest on January 19, 2013
(2 out of 2 members found this review useful.)
Creator: Jeffcia
motorcycle_year: 2008
motorcycle_make: Kawasaki
motorcycle_type: Sport
Comment: Great run though the base of the mountains!
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Reviewed by TigerDude on November 15, 2015
(1 out of 1 members found this review useful.)
Creator: Skip
motorcycle_year: 2013
motorcycle_make: Honda
motorcycle_type: Standard
Comment: Great Scenery. Not too curvy & Most roads have passing space or double lanes. Take a left at Jasper & go a couple of miles up to Bigguns BBQ. You won't be disappointed, & you won't be the only biker there.
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Reviewed by RandyRi on January 19, 2013
(1 out of 1 members found this review useful.)
Comment: This is a nice ride. Some of the smaller connecting roads are worth exploring. The written route has you following 575 which one doesn't want to do. However the map is correct in that you jump on 108 thru Waleska. Stay away from GA-20, which has heavy truck traffic.
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