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3,870 mi 6,228 km of trail 125 Featured Hikes

Gems 24 Gems Easy Trails 550 Trails Intermediate Trails 420 Trails Hard Trails 71 Trails

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5.4 mi 8.7 km
#1 Boone Fork Trail
Blowing Rock, NC
5.4 mi 8.7 km Blowing Rock, NC
All Clear
Update
Some Mud
60 days ago
24 
Glen Alpine, NC
7.7 mi 12.4 km Glen Alpine, NC
Minor Issues
Update
Some Mud, Fallen Trees
15 days ago
2.8 mi 4.4 km
#3 Profile Trail
Banner Elk, NC
2.8 mi 4.4 km Banner Elk, NC
All Clear
Update
Some Mud
12 days ago
10 
Burnsville, NC
2.4 mi 3.9 km Burnsville, NC
All Clear
Update
Dry - Trail was in great shape and very dry as of 4/14/18.
8 days ago
15.6 mi 25.1 km
#5 Hazel Creek Trail
Robbinsville, NC
15.6 mi 25.1 km Robbinsville, NC
Unknown
Update
3.5 mi 5.7 km
#6 Springhouse Loop
Hillsborough, NC
3.5 mi 5.7 km Hillsborough, NC
Unknown
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Robbinsville, NC
11.9 mi 19.1 km Robbinsville, NC
Unknown
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14.0 mi 22.5 km
#8 Linville Gorge Trail
Glen Alpine, NC
14.0 mi 22.5 km Glen Alpine, NC
Minor Issues
Update
Some Mud, Fallen Trees
15 days ago
2.0 mi 3.3 km
#9 Grandfather Trail
Linville, NC
2.0 mi 3.3 km Linville, NC
Minor Issues
Update
Some Mud, Icy - Ice a couple inches thick coming down macrae peak on the cable side
12 days ago
0.8 mi 1.3 km
#10 Holman Loop
Butner, NC
0.8 mi 1.3 km Butner, NC
Unknown
Update
Foscoe, NC
2.9 mi 4.6 km Foscoe, NC
All Clear
Update
Dry, Mostly Dry - Trail is in great shape currently. Ran to the peak today and back down. Trail is clear and dry.
8 days ago
Linville, NC
6.0 mi 9.6 km Linville, NC
Unknown
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Linville, NC
1.3 mi 2.1 km Linville, NC
Unknown
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2.9 mi 4.7 km
#14 Bennett Gap Trail
Brevard, NC
2.9 mi 4.7 km Brevard, NC
All Clear
Update
21 days ago
Swannanoa, NC
0.4 mi 0.6 km Swannanoa, NC
Unknown
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Glen Alpine, NC
2.3 mi 3.7 km Glen Alpine, NC
Unknown
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6.6 mi 10.6 km
#17 Baxter Creek Trail
Cove Creek, NC
6.6 mi 10.6 km Cove Creek, NC
Minor Issues
Update
Some Mud, Fallen Trees: Several large fallen trees along trail. Plan to be able to vault over at about 4 feet with your pack.
12 days ago
3.1 mi 5.0 km
#18 Saddleback Trail
Salem, NC
3.1 mi 5.0 km Salem, NC
Unknown
Update
0.7 mi 1.1 km
#19 Jordan Trail
Butner, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km Butner, NC
Unknown
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1.0 mi 1.5 km
#20 River Trail
Farmville, NC
1.0 mi 1.5 km Farmville, NC
Minor Issues
Update
Mostly Dry - The majority of the trail is clear and in good condition. Some marked areas are closed off due to erosion.
67 days ago

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