Christopher Rorden


Christopher has contributed 67 routes spanning 156 miles of routes in South Carolina.


Member since December 26, 2017.


 4  total upvotes

 5  total comments

1 mi   gravel

Harbor Drive to Bundrick Road

Gravel route from Harbor Dr to SC-269, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

1 mi   gravel

Bruton Road

Gravel route from Bruton Rd to Monticello Rd, Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina

1 mi   gravel

North Washington Road

Gravel route from Plover Ct to Heyward Brockington Rd, Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina

1 mi   gravel

High Valley Trail

Gravel route from Lorick Rd to Winnsboro Rd, Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina

1 mi   gravel

to Chausey Circle

Gravel route on State Rd S-20-18, Blair, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Short, well maintained gravel segment. The road maps show a northern half of Chaucey Circle that no longer seems maintained."

4 mi   gravel

Ft Wagner Road

Gravel route from Limerick Ln to Fort Wagner Rd, Blair, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Well-groomed gravel road. Bridge is closed with berms on either side. However, the railroad tie bridge is easily crossed with a bicycle. However, not suitable for motor vehicles."

0 mi   gravel

Raccoon Trail to Quail Hollow Trail

Gravel route from Raccoon Trail to Quail Hollow Trail, Pomaria, Newberry County, South Carolina

"Gravel connector"

1 mi   gravel

Sease Road

Gravel route from Sease Rd to Mud Creek Rd, Newberry, Newberry County, South Carolina

"Farmland"

2 mi   gravel

Coleman Road

Gravel route on Coleman Rd, Blair, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Well groomed gravel road through pine forest"

4 mi   gravel

Cooper Holmes Road

Gravel route from State Hwy 215N to Cooper Holmes Rd, Blair, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Nice gravel road through the woods. Listed as road 412 on Map 16 of Sumter National Forest, Enoree Rnager District https://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/fseprd691402.pdf"

0 mi   gravel

Lewis Store Road

Gravel route from State Rd S-20-340 to US-321, Blackstock, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Brief gravel segment"

1 mi   gravel

Overlook Road

Gravel route on Blackstock Rd, Blackstock, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Gravel road along rail line."

4 mi   gravel

Turkey Creek Road

Gravel route on Turkey Creek Rd, Blackstock, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Mostly pine forest. Small portion has seen recent logging."

1 mi   gravel

Old Turner Road

Gravel route from State Rd S-20-22 to Old Turner Rd, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Short gravel segment"

2 mi   gravel

Cammack Road

Gravel route from State Rd S-20-53 to Newberry Rd, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Signs say bridge is out, and berms stop cars on both sides of bridge. However, bridge appears intact and looks safe for bicycles."

1 mi   gravel

Old Airport Road

Gravel route from Jackson Creek Rd to Old Airport Rd, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Nice gravel segment"

1 mi   gravel

Moore Branch Road

Gravel route from SC-219 to Mud Creek Rd, Newberry, Newberry County, South Carolina

1 mi   gravel

Smalls Chapel Road

Gravel route on S-20-222, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"North side, bridge is out. Very dusty fine gravel"

0 mi   gravel

Smalls Chapel Road - South

Gravel route on S-20-222, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Bridge is out, very dusty fine gravel"

2 mi   gravel

Stewart Road

Gravel route from Stewart Rd to Parr Rd, Little Mountain, Newberry County, South Carolina

"This road is not marked by street signs, so easy to miss. It has not been maintained in a while (as of 5/2020). The northwest half is across fields and in decent shape. The southeast half is in poor shape with lots of erosion, fallen trees, and debris. Marginal road for a gravel bike."

1 mi   gravel

Old Jollystreet Road

Gravel route from Jollystreet Rd to Old Jollystreet Rd, Prosperity, Newberry County, South Carolina

"Bridge is out, wide and deep creek. So this is an out and back."

2 mi   gravel

Wedman Road

Gravel route from SC-773 to Wedaman Rd, Prosperity, Newberry County, South Carolina

"Good gravel road. Some of the gravel is pretty thick and loose at the lowest point of this road."

0 mi   gravel

Gin House Road

Gravel route from Jollystreet Rd to Gin House Rd, Pomaria, Newberry County, South Carolina

"Short gravel road"

2 mi   gravel

Berley Road

Gravel route from US-176 to Berley Rd, Pomaria, Newberry County, South Carolina

"Well maintained gravel road. Recent (2020) logging has razed some of the forests, but some forests remain."

2 mi   gravel

Landis Road to Jackson Creek Road

Gravel route from Landis Rd to State Rd S-20-54, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Gravel throughout, mostly on top of old paved road. Single Lane wood bridge across creek."

2 mi   gravel

Native Drive

Gravel route from Strother Rd to Native Dr, Blair, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Nice out and back through forest and along creek. Google maps suggests a connector road to Pearson Road, but that road is gated and clearly marked as private property."

2 mi   gravel

Gum Springs Road to State Road S-20-92

Gravel route on Gum Springs Rd, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Bridge out, and state maintenance ends before bridge."

1 mi   gravel

Gum Springs Road

Gravel route from US-321 to Gum Springs Rd, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Bridge out, so does dead end"

1 mi   gravel

Blount Road

Gravel route from SC-34 to Blount Rd, Pomaria, Newberry County, South Carolina

"Nice road along forest and farms"

1 mi   gravel

Frances Road

Gravel route on Frances Rd, Pomaria, Newberry County, South Carolina

"Nice gravel road through farmland"

4 mi   gravel

Dawkins Road

Gravel route from Pearson Rd to Dave Cole Rd, Blair, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Wide gravel road. Well maintained."

1 mi   gravel

Lilton Rd

Gravel route on Lilton Rd, Winnsboro, Richland County, South Carolina

"Drawn to new gate which limits usefulness of this road."

0 mi   gravel

Wilson Cir

Gravel route on Wilson Cir, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"Short connector - crosses busy Blythewood Road"

0 mi   gravel

Old Winnsboro Rd

Gravel route on Old Winnsboro Rd, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"Short connector"

0 mi   gravel

Cedar Hill Rd

Gravel route from Kinsler Rd to Cedar Hill Rd, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"Classic gravel"

1 mi   gravel

Lever Rd

Gravel route on Lever Rd, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"Classic gravel"

1 mi   gravel

Hinnant Rd

Gravel route on Hinnant Rd, Winnsboro, Richland County, South Carolina

"Horse (and mule) country"

0 mi   gravel

Cool Stream Rd

Gravel route from Cool Stream Rd to Bookman Loop, Winnsboro, Richland County, South Carolina

"Short connector."

0 mi   gravel

Jordan Rd

Gravel route on Jordan Rd, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"Short connector - East side is easy to miss as it is missing a street sign."

2 mi   dirt

Indian Hook Rd

Dirt route on Indian Hook Rd, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"A logging road - not particularly pretty, and it gets muddy after rains."

2 mi   gravel

Weldon Rd

Gravel route on Weldon Rd, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Stream often flows over road - typically only a couple inches deep and easy to ride through with a bicycle."

9 mi   gravel

Savannah Valley Railroad

Gravel route from Barksdale Ferry Rd to Moss Ave, McCormick, McCormick County, South Carolina

"A rail to trail conversion. Dirt covers most of the gravel, and it has good drainage so a nice ride when other rides are wet. For more details see https://www.mtbproject.com/trail/7034934/savannah-valley-railroad"

1 mi   gravel

Taylor Chapel Rd

Gravel route on Taylor Chapel Rd, Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina

"A nice gravel road"

2 mi   gravel

Mt Valley Rd

Gravel route on Mt Valley Rd, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"A nice gravel road"

2 mi   dirt

Locklier Rd

Dirt route from Blythewood Rd to Locklier Rd, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"The bridge over the river is out. There is a plywood bridge that allows bicycles to pass, but it is not suitable for motor vehicles"

0 mi   gravel

Tabacco Barn Rd

Gravel route on Tabacco Barn Rd, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"A short connector"

1 mi   gravel

Forest Rd 509C

Gravel route on Forest Rd 509C, Bradley, Abbeville County, South Carolina

"This gravel road goes through the Long Cain horse trails. A short and not technical mountain bike trail connects this road to Forest Road 506. So if you have a gravel, XC or MTB bicycle, you can create a loop."

1 mi   gravel

Forest Rd 506

Gravel route on Forest Rd 506, Bradley, Abbeville County, South Carolina

"This gravel road goes through the Long Cain horse trails. A short and not technical mountain bike trail connects this road to Forest Road 509. So if you have a gravel, XC or MTB bicycle, you can create a loop."

5 mi   gravel

Beulah Church Rd

Gravel route from Beulah Church Rd to Lorenzo Rd, Greenwood, Greenwood County, South Carolina

"This gravel road goes through the Long Cain horse trails. It intersects several trails, so watch out for hikers, mountain bikers and hikers crossing the road. "

8 mi   gravel

Curltail Rd

Gravel route from Curltail Rd to Beulah Church Rd, Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina

"This gravel road goes through the Long Cain horse trails. It intersects several trails, so watch out for hikers, mountain bikers and hikers crossing the road. A one mile section where it crosses the river is currently closed to motor vehicles, but the bridge is easily traversed on a gravel bicycle."

4 mi   gravel

Muckaway Rd

Gravel route from Muckaway Rd to Muckaway Rd, Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina

"This gravel road goes through the Long Cain horse trails. It intersects several trails, so watch out for hikers, mountain bikers and hikers crossing the road."

1 mi   gravel

Corley Rd

Gravel route on Corley Rd, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"Double track dirt road"

1 mi   gravel

Russ Brown Rd

Gravel route from Russ Brown Rd to State Rd S-40-220, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"Double track dirt road"

7 mi   gravel

Six miles of Dirt

Gravel route from Gunter Cir to Claude Bundrick Rd, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"Double track dirt roads"

1 mi   gravel

Boatwright Rd

Gravel route on Boatwright Rd, Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina

"A steep climb on a nice gravel road"

4 mi   gravel

Palmetto Trail: Wateree Passage

Gravel route from Foxville Rd to Unnamed Road, Eastover, Richland County, South Carolina

"Rail to trail across 12 trestle bridges in the swamp for more details see https://www.mtbproject.com/trail/7033256/palmetto-trail-wateree-passage and https://palmettoconservation.org/passage/wateree-passage/"

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11 mi   dirt

Arthur Gayle Rd to Foxville Rd

Dirt route from Arthur Gayle Rd to Foxville Rd, Sumter County, South Carolina

"Ride past cotton fields and through the forest"

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11 mi   gravel

Palmetto Trail: Peak to Prosperity Passage

Gravel route from Palmetto Trail to Palmetto Trail, Prosperity, Newberry County, South Carolina

"Rails to trails with very large gravel (track ballast). There are 11 trestles over the river. For more details see https://www.mtbproject.com/trail/7033190/peak-to-prosperity-passage and https://palmettoconservation.org/passage/peak-to-prosperity-passage/"

3 mi   gravel

Old Brick Store Rd

Gravel route on Old Brick Store Rd, Ridgeway, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"A wide gravel road. The higher elevations cut through some nice forests and end passing horse pastures."

3 mi   gravel

White Oak Church Rd

Gravel route on White Oak Church Rd, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Mixture of pine forests and fields. The descent to/from the lake is not too steep."

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2 mi   gravel

Flint Hill Rd

Gravel route from Flint Hill Rd to White Oak Church Rd, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Nice mixture of fields and forest. The river flows over the road, so be aware if there have been recent heavy rains, but typically it is very easy to cross."

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3 mi   gravel

State Rd S-20-106/Valencia Rd

Gravel route from Valencia Rd to Old 21, Ridgeway, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Beware, wooden bridge is out in the valley - you need to carry your bike over the broken bridge. Great views from Ridgeway to the bridge, then it follows the highway."

1 mi   dirt

Broom Mill Rd/State Rd S-20-323

Dirt route from Broom Mill Rd to State Rd S-20-323, Ridgeway, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Wide dirt road"

6 mi   gravel

Old 21/Old Camden Rd/State Rd S-20-21

Gravel route from Horse Creek Rd to Old 21, Ridgeway, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Gravel road - dip in the middle is a nice valley with a stream and old wood forest"

2 mi   gravel

Persimmon Fork Rd

Gravel route from Persimmon Fork Rd to Southwind Rd, Ridgeway, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Great gravel road between horse pastures"

5 mi   gravel

Bull Run Rd

Gravel route from Bull Run Rd to State Rd S-20-32, Blackstock, Fairfield County, South Carolina

"Nice gravel road through horse country"

8 mi   gravel

Mason Branch Rd to Reedy Fork Rd

Gravel route from County Hwy 532 to County Hwy 539, Aiken, Aiken County, South Carolina

"Almost all unpaved through horse country. Can be ridden as an out and back, or you can make it a loop by riding the paved Hamelin Road. Some gravel, but mostly dirt and sand. In a couple places the sand is pretty loose: for these sections 35mm tires were marginal and larger tires would help."