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42 mi 68 km of trail 1 Featured Hike

Easy Trails 1 Trail Intermediate Trails 8 Trails Hard Trails 3 Trails

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Favorite Viewpoint off Old Butt Knob Trail

Hap Nin Half-ish Marathon (Shining Rock Loop)

13.3 mi 21.4 km • Loop • 3,106 ft Ascent 946.86 m Ascent

Singletrack Canton, NC

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3.6 mi 5.9 km #1 Old Butt Knob Trail #100
Canton, NC
3.6 mi 5.9 km Canton, NC
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry - Summer overgrowth, lots of briars. Trail was somewhat obscure in places but good by Wilderness standards.
7 days ago
3.5 mi 5.6 km #2 Big East Fork Trail
Canton, NC
3.5 mi 5.6 km Canton, NC
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Fallen Trees - Watch for confusing intersections with herd paths. Mud and rocks at upper end, but in good shape by Wilderness standards.
7 days ago
4.0 mi 6.4 km #3 Ivestor Gap #101
West Canton, NC
4.0 mi 6.4 km West Canton, NC
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4.2 mi 6.8 km #4 Shining Creek Path
Canton, NC
4.2 mi 6.8 km Canton, NC
Unknown
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5.3 mi 8.5 km #5 Green Mountain Trail
Hazelwood, NC
5.3 mi 8.5 km Hazelwood, NC
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3.1 mi 5.1 km #6 Greasy Cove Trail
West Canton, NC
3.1 mi 5.1 km West Canton, NC
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3.5 mi 5.6 km #7 Graveyard Ridge Trail
Brevard, NC
3.5 mi 5.6 km Brevard, NC
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1.5 mi 2.5 km #8 Cold Mountain Trail
West Canton, NC
1.5 mi 2.5 km West Canton, NC
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5.2 mi 8.4 km #9 Little East Fork
Clyde, NC
5.2 mi 8.4 km Clyde, NC
Unknown
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7.2 mi 11.5 km #10 Fork Mountain
Hazelwood, NC
7.2 mi 11.5 km Hazelwood, NC
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1.1 mi 1.8 km #11 Bridges Camp Gap Trail
Brevard, NC
1.1 mi 1.8 km Brevard, NC
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