Cycling Brasstown Bald
Ride 3 miles gaining 1,730’ at 10.9% average grade.
View from Brasstown Bald at sunset.
Photo: Tom Stone, Flickr
Brasstown Bald is a popular cycling climb to the highest point in Georgia. As a testament to the popularity of this great bike climb, it was included in all but 1 of the 6 Tours of Georgia held between 2003 and 2008. Notable stage winners include Chris Horner, Levi Leipheimer (2007) and Tom Danielson (2005-2007)
Levi Leipheimer on his way to victory on Brasstown Bald, Stage 5 2007 Tour of Georgia.