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Tsali Recreation Area

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Recommended Routes in Tsali Recreation Area - 4

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Favorite Switch back at a creek
Intermediate

Thompson Loop

7.3 mi 11.7 km 642' Up 195.79 m Up 641' Down 195.36 m Down

Bryson…, NC

Tsali Recreation Area Hiking

  • 89 Miles 144 Kilometers of Trail
  • 4 Recommended Routes
  • 2 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 7 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 0 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Tsali Recreation Area - 5

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10.5 mi 16.9 km #1Tsali Right Loop
Intermediate
Bryson City, NC
Intermediate
Bryson City, NC
8.4 mi 13.5 km #2Mouse Branch Loop
Intermediate
Bryson City, NC
Intermediate
Bryson City, NC
8.7 mi 14.0 km #3Tsali Left Loop
Intermediate
Bryson City, NC
Intermediate
Bryson City, NC
0.6 mi 0.9 km #4Tsali Loop 3
Easy
Bryson City, NC
Easy
Bryson City, NC

Photos of Tsali Recreation Area - 13

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Turquoise waters below
Jul 29, 2015 near Bryson…, NC
Switch back at a creek
Jul 29, 2015 near Bryson…, NC
Old forest road
Jul 29, 2015 near Bryson…, NC
A look in the other direction, old forest road
Jul 29, 2015 near Bryson…, NC
Shady singletrack.
Aug 16, 2017 near Bryson…, NC
Fontana Lake, from the Tsali Left Loop. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is across the lake.
Sep 5, 2017 near Bryson…, NC
Tsali Left Loop Trail along Fontana Lake/Mouse Branch, Smokey Mountain National Park in the background.
Sep 5, 2017 near Bryson…, NC
Left Loop view.
Sep 5, 2017 near Bryson…, NC