Blue Ridge Parkway: Craven Gap to Lane Pinnacle

MODERATE 17 reviews

Blue Ridge Parkway: Craven Gap to Lane Pinnacle is a 13.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Asheville, North Carolina that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, and birding and is best used from April until August.

DISTANCE
13.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
3549 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

trail running

views

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hiking
2 months ago

It was okay. The first half of the hike follows closely beside a moderately busy highway, which kind of pulled me out enjoying the natural beauty of the area. If I were to do this hike again, which I probably wouldn't, I would start at a point further along the trail somewhere on ox creek road.

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trail running
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Thursday, July 21, 2016

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Friday, September 13, 2013