Length: 3.50 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Dogs - On leash
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Camping Agency: Private
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No
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States: North Carolina
Latitude: 36.096064 Longitude: -81.831842
Enter Grandfather mountain at the gate on US Hwy 221 Drive to Black Rock parking area to access trail.
Upper mountain ridge trail of great variety - spruce/fir forest, mountain, open space. Cables and ladders for steep sections. 2 centuries ago explorer/botanist Andre Michaux thought that he had arrived at the high point of North America here
Width: 72 inches.
Primary Surface: Not Available
Secondary Surface: None
Average Grade: 0%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 1982
For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.
Grandfather Mountain Inc
Linville , NC 28646
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