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Bent Creek Experimental Forest

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Recommended Routes in Bent Creek Experimental Forest - 1

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Favorite Pine Tree Loop
Intermediate

MST/Powhatan Loop

9.9 mi 16.0 km 1,274' Up 388.4 m Up 1,302' Down 396.77 m Down

Bent Creek, NC

Bent Creek Experimental Forest Hiking

  • 54 Miles 87 Kilometers of Trail
  • 1 Recommended Route
  • 13 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 12 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 3 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Bent Creek Experimental Forest - 27

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1.2 mi 1.9 km #1Little Hickory Top
Intermediate
Bent Creek, NC
Intermediate
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1.9 mi 3.1 km #2Green's Lick Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Bent Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
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1.9 mi 3.1 km #3Ingles Field Gap
Intermediate
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Intermediate
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3.4 mi 5.5 km #4Sidehill Trail
Intermediate
Bent Creek, NC
Intermediate
Bent Creek, NC
1.0 mi 1.5 km #5Corvair Trail
Intermediate
Bent Creek, NC
Intermediate
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1.3 mi 2.0 km #6Deer Lake Lodge Trail
Easy/Intermediate
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Easy/Intermediate
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4.3 mi 6.8 km #7Hard Times Road
Intermediate
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Intermediate
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2.1 mi 3.4 km #8Ledford Branch Road
Easy/Intermediate
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Easy/Intermediate
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1.7 mi 2.8 km #9Pine Tree Loop #336
Intermediate
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Intermediate
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2.4 mi 3.8 km #10Explorer Loop #337
Intermediate
Bent Creek, NC
Intermediate
Bent Creek, NC

Photos of Bent Creek Experimental Forest - 9

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View Start of Shut In trail
Sep 20, 2020 near Bent Creek, NC
Pine Tree Loop
Mar 11, 2020 near Bent Creek, NC
Bent Creek Experimental Forest Hard Times Road
Jan 22, 2020 near Bent Creek, NC
Looking east along the trail
Sep 30, 2018 near Bent Creek, NC
View of the Bent Creek along the trail
Sep 30, 2018 near Bent Creek, NC
View of the Wesley Branch Trail from the Bent Creek Road
Sep 30, 2018 near Bent Creek, NC
The sign for Hardtimes Trailhead located off of Wesley Branch Road.
Apr 19, 2017 near Bent Creek, NC
Trees
Mar 11, 2020 near Avery C…, NC
View north from Five Points.
Oct 13, 2017 near Bent Creek, NC