Summit Lake Trail is a 9.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Hendersonville, NC that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from March until October.
This loop is basically an out-and-back to Lake Summit. This pristine lake is surrounded by rocky cliffs and offers a stunning 360 degree view. From Fawn Lake Access Area parking lot: Take Buck Forest Road to Conservation Road, take a right and continue on Conservation to Lake Julia Road, tale a left on Lake Julia and continue straight around Lake View Loop, then retrace back up Lake Julia Road, take a right onto Conservation, continue to Buck Forest Road, take a left on Buck Forest, then continue back to the parking lot.