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Fonta Flora State Trail: Fonta Flora County Park Section

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

4.2 mile 6.8 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 204' 62 m
Descent: -319' -97 m
High: 1,320' 402 m
Low: 1,203' 367 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 10% (6°)

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Trail shared by Brandon Thrower

The County Park section of the new Fonta Flora State Trail.

Brandon Thrower

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Lake · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

A great new trail with some good views of Lake James as it passes through a mixed pine and hardwood forest.

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Family Friendly, ADA Accessible, Need to Know, Dogs Allowed, Flora & Fauna

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Aug 8, 2018
Jennifer Marquardt
Really really humid!! 6.2mi — 2h 30m
Sep 2, 2017
Josirox Davis

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  4.8 from 4 votes

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#165

in North Carolina

#5,171

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View of Lake James and the mountains
Jul 30, 2018 near Glen Al…, NC
Overlook on Fonta Flora Trail looking out over Lake James to Bald Knob and the Black Mountain Crest
Sep 27, 2017 near Glen Al…, NC

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