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Orange Trail

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0.5 Miles 0.7 Kilometers


333' 101 m

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14%

Avg Grade (8°)

20%

Max Grade (11°)

1,608' 490 m

High

1,276' 389 m

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Shared By Jody Gibson

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The shortest trail in the park to the top of the mountain/observation deck.

Jody Gibson

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Views

Park is closed on Wednesday.

Description

The Orange Trail ascends from the Blue Trail to the top of the mountain. It is a mix of single and doubletrack trail that is very technical and steep in spots. Visitors can use this trail to climb the mountain and end just below the observation deck. This trail passes a rock outcrop and an old mica mine.

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Land Manager: Catawba County Parks

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#652

in North Carolina

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