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Looking Glass Rock Trail

Brevard, NC

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Looking Glass Rock Trail is a 5.3 mile out and back trail located near Brevard, NC that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and camping and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

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Richland Balsam Nature Loop Trail
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8 Completed 4 Reviews

If you're looking for spectacular views, this is not the trail. However, it is a great little loop trail through the wooded area at the top of Richland Balsam, the highest peak/point on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Take a few minutes to pause at the top and sit on the large rock at the USGS survey marker for the mountain. (Great place to eat lunch. :-)