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Silver Comet Trail: Mavell Rd. to Hiram

The Basics:
Event Type:Bike
Event Location: Mavell Road, Cobb County
Date(s) & Time:Sun, May 25 2014  10:00 am >> Sun, May 25 2014 2:00 pm
Registration Opens: Tue, May 20 2014 8:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Sat, May 24 2014 8:00 pm
Event Duration:4 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Distance:30 Miles
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:10
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 1 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


Enjoy this sunny Sunday morning ride starting at the beginning of the Silver Comet Trail on Mavell Rd. We will ride to Hiram at a moderate pace, where we will stop for a drink/snack break and turn around to complete 30 mi. round trip.

Homer Leggett Park is next to the trailhead and has nice restrooms, water and covered picnic tables. An original train caboose is located in the trailhead parking lot, and serves as a Sheriff station for the deputies that patrol the trail.

Notes: (1) You MUST wear a helmet.
           (2) We are all responsible for our own trail repairs and maintenance.
           (3) Arrive early in case it is difficult to locate parking.

Required Items to Bring:

Spare tire tube
Tools to repair flat

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.


How to Get There:
Event Directions:

* Take I-285 to Exit 15 (South Cobb Drive / Hwy. 280/Smyrna)
* Take South Cobb Drive North (outside the perimeter)
* Go approximately 1.8 miles on South Cobb Drive to Cooper Lake Rd (5th red light from        I-285)
* Turn left onto Cooper Lake Road
* Go approximately .6 miles and turn left on Mavell Road.
* Trailhead is at the end of Mavell Road, past Nickajack Elementary School.

Note:  You may have to park at the elementary school.

* We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines while participating in AOC events.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:   Please review the AOC cancellation policy.