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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

(13) 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

Cataloochee Hiking

  • 115 Miles 186 Kilometers of Trail
  • 1 Recommended Route
  • 1 Gem Gems
  • 3 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 16 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 7 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Cataloochee - 25

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4.1 mi 6.6 km #1Boogerman Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC 11 
2.7 mi 4.3 km #2Flat Creek Trail
Intermediate
Maggie Valley, NC
Intermediate
Maggie Valley, NC
5.4 mi 8.7 km #3Little Cataloochee Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
8.6 mi 13.8 km #4Hemphill Bald Trail
Difficult
Maggie Valley, NC
Difficult
Maggie Valley, NC
2.3 mi 3.8 km #5Mount Sterling Trail
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Difficult
Cove Creek, NC 11 
3.7 mi 5.9 km #6Long Bunk Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
2.9 mi 4.6 km #7Beech Gap Trail (West)
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
6.6 mi 10.6 km #8Cataloochee Divide Trail
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate
Cove Creek, NC
4.0 mi 6.5 km #9Asbury Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
10.3 mi 16.6 km #10Balsam Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Cove Creek, 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