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18 mi 30 km of trail 5 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 2 Trails Intermediate Trails 11 Trails Hard Trails 1 Trail
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Featured Hikes in Grandfather - 4

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Favorite Interesting rock formation next to the boardwalk protecting the delicate ecosystems on top of the ridge.

Tanawha Trail

13.3 mi 21.3 km • Point to Point • 1,131 ft Ascent 344.84 m Ascent

Singletrack Linville, NC

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Favorite Interesting rock formation next to the boardwalk protecting the delicate ecosystems on top of the ridge.

Rough Ridge

1.1 mi 1.8 km • Out and Back • 337 ft Ascent 102.65 m Ascent

Singletrack Foscoe, NC

( 5 )
Favorite Looking out near McRae Peak.

Peaks of Grandfather Mountain

9.1 mi 14.6 km • Loop • 2,827 ft Ascent 861.65 m Ascent

Singletrack Banner Elk, NC

( 7 )
Favorite Looking out near McRae Peak.

MacRae Peak Out and Back

1.8 mi 2.9 km • Loop • 697 ft Ascent 212.45 m Ascent

Singletrack Linville, NC

( 8 )

Trails in Grandfather - 9

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3.4 mi 5.5 km #1 Profile Trail
Banner Elk, NC
3.4 mi 5.5 km Banner Elk, NC
All Clear
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15 days ago
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2.0 mi 3.3 km #2 Grandfather Trail
Linville, NC
2.0 mi 3.3 km Linville, NC
All Clear
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15 days ago
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2.9 mi 4.6 km #3 Daniel Boone Scout Trail
Foscoe, NC
2.9 mi 4.6 km Foscoe, NC
Unknown
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0.8 mi 1.3 km #4 Cragway Trail
Foscoe, NC
0.8 mi 1.3 km Foscoe, NC
Bad / Closed
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Closed by Park Rangers for Storm Damage. Sign said won't reopen until July.
93 days ago
0.5 mi 0.8 km #5 Underwood Trail
Linville, NC
0.5 mi 0.8 km Linville, NC
Unknown
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0.9 mi 1.5 km #6 Black Rock Trail
Linville, NC
0.9 mi 1.5 km Linville, NC
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1.1 mi 1.8 km #7 Nuwati Trail
Foscoe, NC
1.1 mi 1.8 km Foscoe, NC
Bad / Closed
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Closed by Park Rangers for Storm Damage. Sign said won't reopen until July.
93 days ago
0.4 mi 0.6 km #8 Bridge Trail
Linville, NC
0.4 mi 0.6 km Linville, NC
Unknown
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6.3 mi 10.2 km #9 Wilson Creek Trail
Linville, NC
6.3 mi 10.2 km Linville, NC
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