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Best Trails in Waynesville

Looking Glass Rock Trail

Brevard, NC

Looking Glass Rock Trail is a 5.3 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Brevard, NC that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

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Rough Fork Trail

Waynesville, NC

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park Trails
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

We hiked the Ferguson cabin trail, it was an easy hike. All the plants were beautiful and the hike was secluded, even though there were cars in the parking lot at the research site where we started. I definitely recommend.

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Lake Junaluska Trail
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

leisurely walk. nice breeze

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Lake Junaluska Trail
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5 Completed 5 Reviews

Okay. Nothing really challenging.

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Lake Junaluska Trail
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

Not a trail. Pretty lake, very developed, paved sidewalks. Nice if you are pushing a stroller.

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Mouse Creek Falls via Big Creek Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

It was absolutely beautiful :)

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Cataloochee Divide Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

I did this trail to the Ferguson Cabin loop and back on 4/11. This was about 10.5 miles. The weather was cool and spring had not quite sprung up there yet. Bare trees and only a few wildflowers. Still very pleasant, classic Smokies.
I would rate this trail as easy-to-moderate for the experienced hiker. I think the AllTrails ratings are made for the average "nature walker" who isn't in any sort of shape.
Keep in mind this is a ridge walk and there is NO WATER available until you get to the Ferguson Cabin loop and the McKee branch trail, so plan accordingly.

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Lake Junaluska Trail
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20 Completed 18 Reviews

Oh my word, who doesn't absolutely love this walk around the lake!!

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Lake Junaluska Trail
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13 Completed 14 Reviews

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Boogerman Trail
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42 Completed 22 Reviews

Heads up: the "washed out" is no joke right now (March 2016). Park crews are building one new bridge to get over the water, but there are multiple washed out water crossings, and we were told the water is very high right now-- up to your torso in some places. We weren't able to access the trail head because of work crews, so we went back up the road to Cataloochee Divide Trail.

I'll post this on each of the three Boogerman trails listed on AllTrails.

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Boogerman
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42 Completed 22 Reviews

Heads up: the "washed out" is no joke right now (March 2016). Park crews are building one new bridge to get over the water, but there are multiple washed out water crossings, and we were told the water is very high right now-- up to your torso in some places. We weren't able to access the trail head because of work crews, so we went back up the road to Cataloochee Divide Trail.

I'll post this on each of the three Boogerman trails listed on AllTrails.