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Looking Glass Rock Trail

Brevard, NC

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Looking Glass Rock Trail is a 6.4 mile trail located near Brevard, North Carolina and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round.

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Andrews Bald
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15 Completed 18 Reviews

Beautiful hike. We had the pleasure of snacking on huckleberries on the bald. Very nice hike.

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Andrews Bald
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15 Completed 18 Reviews

Beautiful hike. We had the pleasure of snacking on huckleberries on the bald. Very nice hike.

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Elk River Falls Trail
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3 Completed 3 Reviews

One of my favorite trails very short but so much fun the dogs love it and is just long enough to say you went out and did something but short enough to not regret it the next day

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Glen Burney
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

The falls were definitely better than expected, great hike for being near downtown Blowing Rock.

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Tower Trail
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2 Completed 1 Reviews

I completed the loop ascending the Tower Trail and descending the Backside Trail. The Tower Trail was not so much a trail as a gravel road to the summit. While not particularly challenging the views were wonderful and access to the trailhead is a quick trip from Charlotte.
I would recommend ascending the Backside Trail and descending Tower Trail. The main reason for this is that the stairs near the summit on the Backside Trail are exceedingly narrow making descent awkward.

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Pulliam Creek Trail
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3 Completed 3 Reviews

I wish every body would quit complaining about how hard the trail is to find. I found it on the first try. it's not that hard but just in case you're lost in more than the woods, this app does , have a great GPS with it!

*dirt bag for life

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Shut-In Trail
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4 Completed 1 Reviews

Great winter views. Hiked to Sleepy Gap on the Blue Ridge Parkway after an unintended extra mile or so of a forest service road/bike trail. Backtracked to the MTS/Shut In trail after realizing my error. On the way back to the Bent Creek area parking, I saw unexpected long range views of Biltmore Estate. Trail is maintained well too. Great local hiking for me and I will hike it again soon.

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Triple Falls Loop
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11 Completed 11 Reviews

Spectacular waterfalls! The trails are wide and easy to follow. Wood steps to the base of the falls are sturdy. There were several people on the trail as well as dogs on lead.

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PinnacleTrail-TurnbackTrail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Awesome trail!!! View is phenomenal can see the Charlotte skyline!! 4 miles to the top and back to the welcome center. Great hike

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Twin Falls
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7 Completed 6 Reviews

nice trail a little confusing but follow the orange blazes & the foot bridges & you wont have any problems. Parking at the horse stables takes you on the longest trail, drive up to pull off for the easier trail nice falls at the end.

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