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Laurel Bluff Trail

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Length


3.1 Miles 4.9 Kilometers


68' 21 m

Ascent

-51' -16 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (0°)

4%

Max Grade (3°)

751' 229 m

High

716' 218 m

Low

Shared By julie greene

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Climb the hill and follow the Reedy Fork Creek along the Bluffs

julie greene

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Features Lake · River/Creek

Description

The Laurel Bluff Trail runs from Lake Brandt Road to North Church Street. From Lake Brandt Rd, follow the trail by the pump station fence and take a quick right to dip into the bamboo forest. Take a sharp left before the old abandoned barn. After a short jaunt through the woods you'll cross a small meadow then back into the woods.

After 3/4 miles you'll meet your first climb, short but steep with some rocks and roots. Once up the hill you'll work your way along the edge of a small bluff overlooking the Reedy Fork creek. After another short, steep climb you'll continue on through a meadow overgrown with kudzu before heading back into the woods.

The trail continues along side Lake Townsend with small rolling hills until you reach N. Church St.

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Nov 4, 2016
Jai Irvin
Some leaves have fallen covering the trail. BE ALERT: leaves reduce traction; leaves hide roots. Found out 2nd item the hard way :-) 6.8mi — 2h 07m
Apr 29, 2016
Elizabeth Paashaus

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  4.0 from 3 votes

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