Easy to moderate, 5 mile, in-and-out hike in the Black Balsam area with great views to the south from Devil’s Courthouse. We will follow the Mountains to Sea Trail (MST) to the Devil’s Courthouse Connecter and cross over the Blue Ridge Parkway. The ascent to Devil’s Courthouse is steep but short. Wear sturdy shoes, bring rain gear, water and a lunch or snack. Meet in Asheville at 9:30 am and return about 5:00 pm. RSVP to hike leader (Jane) at [masked] or[masked]-0379.