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black Dismal Trail #12

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1.3 mile 2.1 kilometer point to point
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Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -1,116' -340 m
High: 2,886' 880 m
Low: 1,770' 540 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 16% (9°)
Max Grade: 40% (22°)

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Trail shared by Gary Roberson

This is a trail that connects the Raven Cliff Falls Trail #11 to the Naturaland Trust Trail #14.

Gary Roberson

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Wildlife

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This trail is located in the Caesar's Head and Mountain Bridge Wilderness Area. This is a steep trail that connects the Raven Cliff Falls Trail #11 to the Naturaland Trust Trail #14. Expect a steep descent and a very lightly trafficked trail. Keep your eye on the markers as it is easy to drift off trail in some locations. This trail follows Matthews Creek to the bottom of the ravine so that you can begin your ascent on the other side.

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Mar 20, 2019
Mitchell No
Jun 30, 2018
Steven Lunsford
Combined with the Naturaland Trail, this is a strenuous part of the Raven Cliff Falls loop. Some downed trees blocked portions of the path, and the… 11mi
Jun 15, 2018
Sandy Conner
Most Difficult of the combined loop with other surrounding trails. Do not attempt if you are a novice or out of shape. 7.1mi — 6h 55m

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