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Upper Long Branch Loop

Intermediate
 4.0 (1)

A great trail on the campus of WCU.


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Map Key

1.5

Miles

2.4

KM

Point to Point

2,608' 795 m

High

2,455' 748 m

Low

134' 41 m

Up

228' 69 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

15%

Max Grade (9°)

Dogs Unknown

This is WCU property, so all WCU policies apply.

Description

This portion of the loop is slightly easier than the Lower Long Branch Loop. There are multiple climbs and descents, plus a fairly good view, making for a short but enjoyable hike.

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Adam Bock

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Scenic view from below the power lines on the Upper Long Branch Loop
Dec 2, 2020 near Cullowhee, NC

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Oct 11, 2018
Kimberly Balogh
finished at 1627 1.5mi