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      Nestled in the Long Cane Ranger District of the Sumter National Forest, FATS is the crown jewel of the CSRA trails, and for good reason. FATS has something for everyone. Very few technical features make FATS a great place to get beginners hooked on the sport, and the excellent flow, pump track like feel, and high speed sections combined with lots of mileage keeps bringing the seasoned riders back for more time and time again.

      FATS consists of six individual loops, each with their own character and feel. There are two parking lots, the South Trailhead is the main parking lot, and the North Trailhead is adjacent to Big Rock and Tower. The southern loops are Brown Wave, Skinny, Great Wall, and Deep Step. Big Rock and Tower make up the northern loops. Each loop is explained in more detail below.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: FATS
      FATS North Trailhead Parking google parking directions
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      Caution on Dec 28, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #724
      State Ranking
      #1
      Trails (view details)
      12
      Trails Mountain Bike
      12
      Trails Hike
      12
      Trails Trail Running
      12
      Total Distance
      36 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      16 miles
      Total Descent
      8,055 ft
      Total Vertical
      463 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      624 ft
      Reports
      22
      Photos
      20
      Ridden Counter
      591

      Photos of Forks Area Trail System Mountain Bike

      trail: Brown Wave
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      Brown Wave, My City
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      Sep 10, 2018
      Brown Wave, My City
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      Sep 10, 2018 @ 6:53am
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      Brown Wave, My City
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      Sep 10, 2018 @ 6:53am
      Sep 10, 2018
      Brown Wave, My City
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