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Gold Branch

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Length


2.5 Miles 4.0 Kilometers


412' 126 m

Ascent

-409' -125 m

Descent

6%

Avg Grade (4°)

19%

Max Grade (11°)

2,387' 728 m

High

2,097' 639 m

Low

Shared By Mark O'Neal

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A handmade singletrack with tight switchbacks.

Mark O'Neal

Dogs Off-leash

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Description

The lesser-used trail accessed by either Lewellyn Cove or the Old Fontana Road.

This narrow singletrack has fewer roots and rocks but with a number of tight and steep switchbacks. Highlights are several stream crossings and a 70-foot bridge over a rock outcrop.

Contacts

Land Manager: Fontana Village Resort

Sep 27, 2018: Fall Lodging Specials

Aug 16, 2018: Fall Hike Week

Aug 16, 2018: Endless Summer Special

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