Top Spots

Hiking from Carver's Gap to Hwy. 19 on the AT

Bakersville, North Carolina

5.0
20.7 mi

Cloudland Trail

Bakersville, North Carolina

2.46 mi / 276 ft gain

Beartown Mountain

Bakersville, North Carolina

3.21 mi / 1093 ft gain

Appalachian Trail: Carver's Gap to Yellow Mountain Gap

Roan Mountain, Tennessee

10.59 mi / 2290 ft gain

Appalachian Trail: Carvers Gap to Roan Mountain

Bakersville, North Carolina

6.98 mi / 1204 ft gain

Jane Bald via Appalachian Trail

Bakersville, North Carolina

2.66 mi / 591 ft gain

Grassy Ridge Bald in the Roan Highlands

Bakersville, North Carolina

5.0
4.84 mi / 932 ft gain

Roan Highlands: Carvers Gap to US 19E via Appalachian Trail

Bakersville, North Carolina

5.0
15.47 mi / 2598 ft gain

Camp at Round Bald

Bakersville, North Carolina

4.0

Places to stay

Newland, North Carolina

Linville Falls Campground

Burnsville, North Carolina

Carolina Hemlocks Rec Area

37692

Rock Creek Recreation Area

Hampton, Tennessee

Dennis Cove Campground

Burnsville, North Carolina

Black Mountain Campground

Burnsville, North Carolina

Briar Bottom Group Campground

Guides and stories

Appalachian Trail - First 5%

Cody Markham

5 Awesome Trail to Town Adventures Near Asheville, NC

Erin McGrady

Part II: Exploring the Blue Ridge Parkway Near Asheville - South

Erin McGrady

Part I: Exploring the Blue Ridge Parkway near Asheville - North

Erin McGrady

6 Urban Parks in Asheville, North Carolina

Erin McGrady

Exploring the Blue Ridge Parkway on the Way to Asheville, NC

Clayton Getsinger

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