Grandfather Trail Extension is a 1.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Linville, North Carolina that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from May until September.

DISTANCE
1.2 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
377 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

hiking
2 months ago

I LOVED this hike! There are parts that are more “moderate” than easy though. Lots of varied terrain and views. There is one part you will need to grab a cable to climb up. One of my favorite hikes ever!

5 months ago

hiking
Sunday, October 01, 2017

hiking
Monday, June 26, 2017

backpacking
Sunday, October 09, 2016

Monday, August 29, 2016