66 Westgate Pkwy, Asheville, NC
This hike is a scout hike for Make A Wish Foundations Trailblazers Challenge and will be led by :
There is no time limit and no knowledge of return time Bring a head lamp or light source
Hike 12.7 Miles
4000 ft. ascent
This strenuous hike will start in the Carolina Hemlocks Campground area and climb up Colbert Ridge Trail to Deep Gap. We’ll take the Black Mountains Crest Trail via a short connector to the Buncombe Horse Range trail, and then do the long descent back to our cars. Be sure you are in good physical shape before attempting this hike.
It's going to be a tough one....
Bring at least 2 liters of water
Good hiking shoes
Food and snacks
A great attitude for a fun scout on the trails.
Electrolyte substance is always good for long hikes in warm weather.