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Dalton

Easy/Intermediate
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A gently twisting singletrack passing through a spectacular rhododendron tunnel.


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6.4

Miles

10.2

KM

Point to Point

2,013' 614 m

High

1,902' 580 m

Low

302' 92 m

Up

355' 108 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

6%

Max Grade (3°)

Dogs Leashed

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Description

Dalton is the outer-most loop of the Arrowhead Trails. It generally follows the contours of the hillside, but does have some moderate elevation gains. It is mostly smooth-treaded, with the exception of a few areas with rocky terrain. Be sure to watch your footing in these areas, as they can become slippery when wet.

For the full experience on Dalton, be sure to hike through the trail's beloved rhododendron tunnel, located south of the junction between Dalton and the Dalton - Adena Connector.

Flora & Fauna

A rhododendron tunnel is one of the defining features of this hike.

Contacts

Land Manager: NPS - New River Gorge

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Hunter R

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#104

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