Best Trails near Brevard, North Carolina

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on Looking Glass Rock Trail
2 days ago

hiking

Awesome hike. Very Beautiful Views. Trail is moderate in my opinion. Uphill hike to the Rock the almost all down hill on the way out. Missed the waterfall somehow?? Trail is very well marked with yellow rectangles on the trees. One of the most beautiful views from any of my hikes to date...

on Butter Gap to Cat Gap Tra...
6 days ago

backpacking

Varies landscape with a couple of great waterfalls

on Pink Beds Trail
6 days ago

hiking

My husband and I hiked it today. There was a huge storm earlier which made it mushy in places. Really interesting to be in a very wet, silent forest. Loved it. Pretty much as described. It's easy, long, could be obstacles. The marking were clear. I recommend it.

on Cat Gap Loop Trail
7 days ago

Enjoyed a hiking trip here on Monday with my sister. This trail was breath-taking. Trails in NC are slightly different than the ones in SC and I find that refreshing!

on Looking Glass Rock Trail
7 days ago

hiking

Such a fun and beautiful hike! Very shaded so it doesn't get too hot. I would rank it more of a moderate hike than hard. The view at the end is worth it!

on Looking Glass Rock Trail
10 days ago

hiking

Awesome, it was pretty tough and felt longer than just over 5 miles. But the view was totally worth it my best hike so far the western N.C. Area!

on Looking Glass Rock Trail
12 days ago

hiking

This is the zenith of my trail experience. I have not yet hiked further or farther to date. The views were spectacular but the climb is difficult. Well worth the effort to reach the top.

on Cat Gap Loop Trail
13 days ago

Loved this. Definitely do the John Rock loop too, very worth the additional time.

on Art Loeb Trail
15 days ago

hiking

Great walk in the woods. No big, open vistas at any point, but a great hike.

on Cat Gap Loop Trail
20 days ago

hiking

Be sure to go up the John Muir trail to the rock face, which has the best (or, really, only) view on the hike.

on Looking Glass Rock Trail
22 days ago

hiking

Great trail. Well marked with yellow blaze. Quite a workout with a great reward of beauty.

on Daniel Ridge
24 days ago

Beautiful hike along the river. Some meadows along the trail but mostly dense forest. Lots of side trails and places to go down to the river and let my dog splash and play.
The hiking is moderate with a few steep parts. I will hike it again for sure.

on Looking Glass Rock Trail
29 days ago

hiking

After rain it's more difficult than moderate. With just the upper loop and lower loop is calculated to be about 7.2 miles. The views and streams are amazing. Exotic camping is suggested and great near Davidson river streams.