Wayehutta ATV Trail
Managed by the Smoky Mountain ORV Club and the US Forest Service, Wayehutta is a 28-mile loop trail system using old logging roads and rail beds. The trails are iin the Roy Taylor Forest near Cullowhee, NC. Ranging from 2,500 to 4,500 feet in elevation, the forested rails range from easy to most difficult. This is a family-oriented trail system including a trail for beginners and youngsters. The trail twists and turns up trails and past a scenic waterfall to the top of a mountain, crossing rocks, bridges and mounds of dirt. You can make it a leisurely ride or pick up the pace for a total workout. Some sections are very rocky and challenging.
From Sylva, take US 107 South about three miles. Turn left on SR 1002 (old Cullowhee road), continue 3.2 miles. Turn left on Edgewater Road and continue .8 miles. Turn left on SR 1731 (Wayehutta Rd.) continue about 2.5 miles. Staging area is on the left.