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Avery Creek, Pisgah Dayhike

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Barbara L.
Avery Creek, Pisgah Dayhike


Rating: Strenuous
Length: Approx. 10 miles; Elevation gain and loss: 1,680 ft.
Pace: Moderate, 2 mph.
Travel Distance: Approximately 2 1/2 hours.

If we haven't hiked together before, we will need to talk before the hike to make sure this is a good fit. Please answer question for your telephone number.

  1. Hike Description: Loop (Danny Bernstein's Hiking the Carolina Mountains)
  2. Start at FS 477 parking area, Buckhorn Gap Trail
  3. Twin Fall Tail to Falls (Out and Back)
  4. Buckhorn Gap Trail to Black Mountain Trail
  5. Black Mountain Trail to Avery Creek Trail
  6. Avery Creek/Buckhorn Gap Trail back to cars
    Approximate time on trail: 5 to 5 1/2 hours.
  7. Stop on the way back to Charlotte for dinner.

Cost: Carpool gas and dinner.

Special Conditions:

  • This is an all-day trip. Please don't sign up if you have other commitments for Saturday evening.
  • No beginners please.
  • Please bring winter hike clothing and layers, rain gear, snacks and minimum 2 liters of water.
  • No dogs please.

mobile: 704.650.7752


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