This ride will take you West into the Central Time Zone. We will travel through Vonore, Sweetwater, Spring City, Past the Homestead Tower, Past the Old Mill Dam, past the head of the Sequatchie River, into Pikeville, and onward to the Lost Creek Cave. There will be about 2 blocks of gravel to get to the cave. Then you will ride the 2.5 miles on the gravel, back through Pikeville, through Dayton, Decatur, and turn in Athens to bring you past the Mayfield Dairy. You will cross Hwy 68 just north of The Lost Sea Adventure, hook up with Hwy 322 to 72 to US 411 in Vonore, turn off to ride through Greenback and back to SMH-D. If you leave at 9 am and don’t spend a lot of time anyplace, you can be back by 5:45 pm if you don’t take too much time at the stops.
Time: 7 hr 10 min