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Motocross in A Place to Ride MX, Athens, Clarke County, Georgia USA
Monroe is a small city, located near Athens, Georgia. Monroe became very popular, since an awesome, urban, man made, off – road park was created, A Place to Ride MX. This motocross park lies at an elevation of 800 to 850 ft/244 to 259 m and consists of a peewee track along with a 1 mi/1.6 km long track.
This track is all about jumping. Dust is little and trees are some, but you will come across many small jumps, some large jumps and a lot of berms. The area is perfectly suitable for amateurs, but novices and experts will have a blast too. A few hazards exist on the tracks, but they are marked. Drive with caution though.
The park has opening schedule, so it is recommended that you call before you haul. Bear in mind that there is a fee per rider. Parking, camping and entering is free. The facility there offers motocross lessons, so if you have no idea how to ride this huge dirt bike, there is a qualified instructor to guide you through.
It is suggested that you stay the entire day and have fun in the dirt!
How to Get to Destination
Athens has no direct passenger rail service; the closest Amtrak stations are located in Atlanta, Gainesville and Toccoa. Freight service is provided by CSX and Athens Line, the latter having leased tracks from Norfolk Southern. The Georgia Department of Transportation has proposed the city, as the terminus of a commuter line that links Atlanta and Gwinnett County along the Georgia 316 corridor.
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