Top Spots

Sugar Mountain Ski Area

Newland, North Carolina

3.12 mi / 1243 ft gain

Upper Pond Creek Trail

Beech Mountain, North Carolina

1.99 mi / 354 ft gain

Otter Falls Trail

825 Skyland Drive, North Carolina

0.99 mi / 213 ft gain

Profile Trail to Calloway Peak

Linville, North Carolina

5.0
6.2 mi / 2300 ft gain

Calloway Peak via Profile Trail

Seven Devils, North Carolina

7.11 mi / 2493 ft gain

Grassy Gap Trail

Beech Mountain, North Carolina

1.57 mi / 476 ft gain

Grandfather Mountain Trail

Linville, North Carolina

4.26 mi / 1165 ft gain

Raven Rocks Loop

Linville, North Carolina

1.94 mi / 479 ft gain

Mile High Swinging Bridge

Linville, North Carolina

0.78 mi / 236 ft gain

Places to stay

Blue Ridge Parkway

Julian Price Campground

Boone, North Carolina

Boone KOA Holiday

Newland, North Carolina

Linville Falls Campground

Hampton, Tennessee

Dennis Cove Campground

37692

Rock Creek Recreation Area

Shady Valley, Tennessee

Backbone Rock Campground

Guides and stories

Road to Damascus

David Lefkowitz

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