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Cornelius Creek Trail

Intermediate

Trail

3.0 mile 4.8 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 4' 1 m
Descent: -1,647' -502 m
High: 3,159' 963 m
Low: 1,516' 462 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 10% (6°)
Max Grade: 25% (14°)

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Trail shared by John Phillips

This trail follows Cornelius Creek from the Appalachian Trail to the junction with the Apple Orchard Falls Trail.

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Features River/Creek · Waterfall · Wildflowers

Description

This trail leaves the Appalachian Trail south of where the A.T. crosses the Apple Orchard Falls Trail. After a short distance of singletrack trail, it descends on an old road bed to Cornelius Creek which it follows until reaching the parking area at the Apple Orchard Falls trailhead.

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Aug 10, 2017
Chris McCloud
Nice wild creek return from Apple Orchard Falls Trail to BRP. Done as part of BRP trip 2017.

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This is just one of many cascades down Cornelius Creek.
Jan 31, 2017 near Buchanan, VA

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