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Fork Ridge Trail

  You'll have to go far from Cleveland to get to Fork Ridge Trail but it is a good trail. There are many wonderful hiking trails in the Great Smoky Mountains where you can truly take in all the beauty of these mountains. Spending too much time indoors got you down? No problem, Fork Ridge Trail in Polk County, Tennessee is a really good place to spend some time.
This part of Tennessee has a great deal of available outdoors activities. West Fork Rough Creek
    is one of the streams close by that might be worth a visit. Fork Ridge Trail is a good place to visit for more than one day, Cuddle Up Cabin Rentals is a good place to camp nearby. Parksville Beach is a beach right next door to Fork
Ridge Trail that you can stop at, and a good site to stop at close by is Low Gap. Whitewater paddling is not for everyone but if it's for you then we recommend Big Creek. Hiwassee/Ocoee Scenic River State Park is a good location to stretch your legs a bit, and get your pulse rate up on the nice whitewater of Ocoee River. There's some flowing water close by, East Fork Rough Creek is a stream you can have a look at during your stay. Sylco Campground is a magnificent  
campground nearby, and there are plenty of people from Epworth here. Having a glorious time at Fork Ridge Trail is simple. Through the warm months here at Fork Ridge Trail, high temperatures typically get into the 80's. Summer overnight lows fall down to the 60's.

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These outdoors activities are available near Fork Ridge Trail.
 Trails Near Fork Ridge Trail:
Wolf Ridge Trail, Polk County , 3 miles away
Rock Creek Trail, Polk County , 6 miles away
Rice Camp Trail, Fannin County , 7 miles away
Benton Falls Trail, Polk County , 9 miles away
Oswald Dome Trail, Polk County , 9 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Fork Ridge Trail:
Tumbling Creek, Ducktown , 3 miles away
Thunder Rock, Reliance , 3 miles away
Sylco Campground, Polk County , 7 miles away
Parksville Lake, Reliance , 7 miles away
Lost Creek, Reliance , 8 miles away
 Whitewater Near Fork Ridge Trail:
Big Creek, Polk County , 3 miles away, Class III-IV+ - 5.9 miles long (FR221/Peavine Road to US64)
Ocoee River, Polk County , 3 miles away, Class III-IV - 5 miles long (Ocoee #3 to Ocoee #2 Dam)
Ocoee River, Polk County , 3 miles away, Class III+ - 5 miles long (#2 Dam to #2 Powerhouse)
Whitewater Outfitter - Man of Rubber, Polk County , 5 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
Goforth Creek, Polk County , 5 miles away, Class IV-V - 5 miles long (to Ocoee)
 Public Lands Near Fork Ridge Trail:
Obed Wild & Scenic River, Wartburg - TN , 59 miles away
Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Atlanta - GA , 60 miles away
Hiwassee/Ocoee Scenic River State Park, Tennessee , 11 miles away
Fort Mountain State Park, Georgia , 20 miles away
Amicalola Falls and Lodge State Park, Georgia , 31 miles away
 Hotels Near Fork Ridge Trail:
Comfort Inn & Suites Blue Ridge, Blue Ridge , 15 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Blue Ridge, Blue Ridge , 16 miles away
Reid Ridge Lodge, Blue Ridge , 16 miles away
Red Roof Inn Etowah, Etowah , 18 miles away
Stratford Motor Inn East Ellij, East Ellijay , 20 miles away
 Lakes Near Fork Ridge Trail
Campbell Cove Lake, Polk County , 8 miles away
Weehunt Lake, Fannin County , 10 miles away
Parksville Lake, Polk County , 11 miles away
Apalachia Lake, Cherokee County , 17 miles away
Blue Ridge Lake, Fannin County , 18 miles away

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