Savannah is the county seat of Chatham County and the oldest city in Georgia, USA. The city was established in 1733, becoming the colonial capital of the Georgia Province and later on the first capital of Georgia. Today, Savannah is a strategic port city, industrial center and a very important Atlantic seaport. The Hostess City of the South, as Savannah is known between locals, is the fifth largest city in Georgia and situated on the Savannah River, from whom it was named after, at about 20 mi / 32 km upriver from the Atlantic Ocean.
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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!