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Pisgah National Forest

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1,211 mi 1,949 km of trail 27 Featured Hikes

Gems 9 Gems Easy Trails 91 Trails Intermediate Trails 174 Trails Hard Trails 65 Trails
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Featured Hikes in Pisgah National Forest - 18

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Trails in Pisgah National Forest - 303

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Glen Alpine, NC
7.7 mi 12.4 km Glen Alpine, NC
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry, Some Mud, Fallen Trees
30 days ago
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Burnsville, NC
2.4 mi 3.9 km Burnsville, NC
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Brevard, NC
2.7 mi 4.3 km Brevard, NC
All Clear
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Muddy
23 days ago
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Spruce Pine, NC
1.0 mi 1.6 km Spruce Pine, NC
All Clear
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Table Rock/Forest Road was clear from 181 and trail up to the Hawksbill summit was in great condition
26 days ago
14.0 mi 22.5 km
#5 Linville Gorge Trail
Glen Alpine, NC
14.0 mi 22.5 km Glen Alpine, NC
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The recent storms that can through the area earlier this year created major storm surge within the gorge
79 days ago
2.9 mi 4.7 km
#6 Bennett Gap Trail
Brevard, NC
2.9 mi 4.7 km Brevard, NC
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Spruce Pine, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km Spruce Pine, NC
All Clear
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79 days ago
Glen Alpine, NC
2.3 mi 3.7 km Glen Alpine, NC
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Black Mountain, NC
4.0 mi 6.4 km Black Mountain, NC
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2.5 mi 4.0 km
#10 Rock Payne Trail
Swannanoa, NC
2.5 mi 4.0 km Swannanoa, NC
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Black Mountain, NC
5.9 mi 9.5 km Black Mountain, NC
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Icy - Snow and ice mix at the lower elevations, but once you get above 5,400ft it’s roughly ankle deep snow.
28 days ago
Linville, NC
1.7 mi 2.8 km Linville, NC
Unknown
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2.2 mi 3.5 km
#13 Jonas Ridge Trail
Linville, NC
2.2 mi 3.5 km Linville, NC
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3.1 mi 5.1 km
#14 Farlow Gap Trail
Brevard, NC
3.1 mi 5.1 km Brevard, NC
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Swannanoa, NC
0.4 mi 0.6 km Swannanoa, NC
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Brevard, NC
0.5 mi 0.8 km Brevard, NC
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Etowah, NC
7.6 mi 12.3 km Etowah, NC
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2.1 mi 3.3 km
#18 Pilot Cove Trail
Mills River, NC
2.1 mi 3.3 km Mills River, NC
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Brevard, NC
3.2 mi 5.1 km Brevard, NC
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Bent Creek, NC
1.9 mi 3.1 km Bent Creek, NC
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