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Chestnut Mountain Road - FS 198

Intermediate

Trail

3.5 mile 5.6 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 877' 267 m
Descent: -137' -42 m
High: 2,833' 863 m
Low: 2,092' 638 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 6% (3°)
Max Grade: 12% (7°)

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Trail shared by Brandon Thrower

A scenic forest road that allow for multiple links with multiple trails in the area.

Brandon Thrower

Features Fall Colors · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This road allows for making multiple loops in the Wilson Creek/Craig Creek Area of the National Forest. The road has a couple good views as well looking back at Brown Mountain and the South Mountain beyond. The end of the road links up with the Mountains to Sea Trail.

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#19

in Wilson Creek

#23047

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#19

in Wilson Creek

#937

in North Carolina

#23,047

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