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The Palmetto Trail: North to South

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371.3 mile 597.5 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 19,516' 5,948 m
Descent: -18,857' -5,748 m
High: 3,141' 957 m
Low: 14' 4 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 25% (14°)

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Trail shared by Zander Göpfert

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The Middle Saluda River near and across on Jones Gap Trail (to the left TH in pic and across bridge standing on, Jones Gap Ranger Station and emergency 911 phone since no cell signal).
Nov 15, 2017 near Slater-…, SC
Jones Gap Falls next to the Middle Saluda River off a little side trail from Jones Gap Trail
Nov 14, 2017 near Slater-…, SC
Palmetto Trail travels through beautiful country.
Mar 3, 2017 near Awendaw, SC
Jones Gap Falls base next to the Middle Saluda River off Jones Gap Trail
Nov 19, 2017 near Slater-…, SC
The Palmetto Trail travels through gorgeous green forests.
Mar 6, 2017 near Awendaw, SC
Another tricky water crossing, used the rocks in background to cross and stay dry, few wet and slippery. Signs others are starting to do the same.
Nov 19, 2017 near Slater-…, SC

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