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101 mi 163 km of trail 1 Recommended Route

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 3 Trails Intermediate Trails 16 Trails Hard Trails 6 Trails

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Gems in Cataloochee - 1

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gem Favorite Wild Turkey, Cataloochie  Great Smokey National Park

Cataloochee Valley Wildlife Viewpoint

(11) Cove Creek, NC

Recommended Routes in Cataloochee - 1

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Favorite View from the top of Hemphill Bald. Roughly 5500'.
Difficult

Hemphill Bald Loop

13.8 mi 22.2 km 2,780' Up 847.26 m Up 2,787' Down 849.4 m Down

Maggie…, NC

Trails in Cataloochee - 24

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4.1 mi 6.6 km #1Boogerman Trail
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
2.7 mi 4.3 km #2Flat Creek Trail
Intermediate
Maggie Valley, NC
Intermediate
Maggie Valley, NC
8.6 mi 13.8 km #3Hemphill Bald Trail
Difficult
Maggie Valley, NC
Difficult
Maggie Valley, NC
5.4 mi 8.7 km #4Little Cataloochee Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
2.3 mi 3.8 km #5Mount Sterling Trail
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
3.7 mi 5.9 km #6Long Bunk Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
10.3 mi 16.6 km #7Balsam Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
2.9 mi 4.6 km #8Beech Gap Trail (West)
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
6.6 mi 10.6 km #9Cataloochee Divide Trail
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
4.0 mi 6.5 km #10Asbury Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
6.4 mi 10.3 km #11Caldwell Fork Trail
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
2.4 mi 3.9 km #12Cataloochee Horse Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
Easy/Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
4.5 mi 7.3 km #13Hyatt Ridge Trail
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
3.3 mi 5.3 km #14Palmer Creek Trail
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
4.9 mi 7.8 km #15Pretty Hollow Gap Trail
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
6.5 mi 10.5 km #16Rough Fork Trail
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
3.2 mi 5.2 km #17Big Fork Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
2.6 mi 4.1 km #18Beech Gap Trail (East)
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
8.7 mi 14.0 km #19BMT: Segment 25a-b (Round Bottom Trailhead to 
Pretty Hollow G…
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
3.5 mi 5.6 km #20Old Cataloochee Turnpike (lower)
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km #21Hoglen Gap Trail
Easy
Cove Creek, NC
Easy
Cove Creek, NC
2.4 mi 3.8 km #22McKee Branch Trail
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
1.2 mi 1.9 km #23Spruce Mountain Trail
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km #24Balsam Mountain Nature Trail
Easy
Maggie Valley, NC
Easy
Maggie Valley, NC

Photos of Cataloochee - 36

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Log bridge crossing over Caldwell Creek on the way to Boogerman Trail.
Dec 17, 2015 near Cove Creek, NC
Bridge crossing on Caldwell Fork Trail.
Dec 17, 2015 near Cove Creek, NC
Creek near the end of the Boogerman Trail.
Dec 17, 2015 near Cove Creek, NC
Starting the year off right with a New Year's Day hike.
Jan 1, 2016 near Cove Creek, NC
Flat Creek Falls – While absolutely beautiful, it's semi-difficult to get to.
May 31, 2017 near Maggie…, NC
Hiking in the Cataloochee Valley - GSMNP
Jan 22, 2016 near Cove Creek, NC
Elk grazing in the Cataloochee Valley.
Dec 17, 2015 near Cove Creek, NC
Old growth Tulip Poplar on the Boogerman Trail.
Dec 17, 2015 near Cove Creek, NC