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The Best Hiking in Del Rio

Looking for the best hiking in Del Rio? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Del Rio. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top hiking spots in and near Del Rio

  • Newport, Tennessee

    Explore Halls Top Fire Tower

    3.8
    1 mi / 200 ft gain
    Halls Top Fire Tower is a special untouched spot in the Cherokee National Forest. The road that leads you into the CNF is known as Halls Top Road  just a few miles off of Interstate I-40. This road will take you 4.4 miles to the next turn onto Stone Mountain Road this road is 2.1 miles to the gat...
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  • Del Rio, Tennessee

    Max Patch to Hot Springs, N.C. via Appalachian Trail

    3.0
    14.06 mi / 2966 ft gain
    Make a weekend trip from Max Patch to Hot Springs N.C., and be sure to soak in the natural hot springs at the old inn after your hike! This is an incredible, relatively easy hike with the reward at the end being hot springs on the French Broad River. You can break this up however you like, this i...
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  • Del Rio, Tennessee

    Appalachian Trail: Lemon Gap To Max Patch

    10.29 mi / 2146 ft gain
    Appalachian Trail: Lemon Gap To Max Patch is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Hot Springs, North Carolina.
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  • Del Rio, Tennessee

    Max Patch Loop via Appalachian Trail

    1.54 mi / 318 ft gain
    Max Patch Loop via Appalachian Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Hot Springs, North Carolina.
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  • Del Rio, Tennessee

    Hike Max Patch Mountain

    5.0
    3 mi / 350 ft gain
    Max Patch Mountain was once cleared for pasture land, leaving an expansive flat summit that now serves as the ideal location for a picnic hike, flying a kite, or laying in the sun surrounded by the Great Smoky Mountains. With little elevation gain and a short distance it is also very family (and ...
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  • Hot Springs, North Carolina

    Appalachian Trail: Garenflo Gap to Hot Springs

    6.02 mi / 1109 ft gain
    Appalachian Trail: Garenflo Gap to Hot Springs is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a river located near Hot Springs, North Carolina.
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  • Hot Springs, North Carolina

    Cherry Creek Trail

    2.68 mi / 751 ft gain
    Cherry Creek Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Hartford, Tennessee.
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  • Hot Springs, North Carolina

    Appalachian Trail: Hot Springs to Max Patch

    19.25 mi / 6703 ft gain
    Appalachian Trail: Hot Springs to Max Patch is an out-and-back trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Hot Springs, North Carolina.
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  • Clyde, North Carolina

    Little Fall Branch

    0.87 mi / 282 ft gain
    Little Fall Branch Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Hartford, Tennessee.
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  • Waynesville, North Carolina

    Davenport Gap Shelter via Appalachian Trail

    1.87 mi / 840 ft gain
    Davenport Gap Shelter via Appalachian Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Cherokee, North Carolina.
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  • Hot Springs, North Carolina

    Lovers Leap Loop Trail

    1.58 mi / 430 ft gain
    Lovers Leap Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Hot Springs, North Carolina.
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  • 138 Silver Mine Road, North Carolina

    Hike the Lovers Leap Loop Trail

    5.0
    1.8 mi / 472 ft gain
    Lovers Leap Loop trail is a 1.8 mile loop in Hot Springs, NC. The address of the trailhead is 138 Silver Mine Rd, Hot Springs, NC 28743. Once you arrive at the parking lot, you will see a trail leading up into the mountain with a post next to it. This is where you want to begin. It is part of the...
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  • Clyde, North Carolina

    Hike to Little Fall Branch falls

    0.3 mi / 300 ft gain
    The trailhead to this hike is easy to find but the gps is hard to match so it might try to take you through the middle of the trees but its easy to follow the road. The best way to get here is to go off of I-40 at the Harmon Den exit and then go up the road towards Max Patch. To get to the trailh...
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  • Hot Springs, North Carolina

    Pump Gap Loop via Appalachian Trail

    3.34 mi / 1004 ft gain
    Pump Gap Loop via Appalachian Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Hot Springs, North Carolina.
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  • Waynesville, North Carolina

    Mount Cammerer and Mount Sterling Loop

    30.12 mi / 9078 ft gain
    Mount Cammerer and Mount Sterling Loop is a loop trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Cherokee, North Carolina.
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  • Newport, North Carolina

    Mount Cammerer via Big Creek Trail

    16.74 mi / 3881 ft gain
    Mount Cammerer via Big Creek Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Maggie Valley, North Carolina.
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