Trace Ridge Trail

MODERATE 4 reviews
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Trace Ridge Trail is a 8.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Horse Shoe, North Carolina that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
8.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1,696 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Extremely tough trail. Very washed out with major drops that can be 2-3 feet as well as very narrow sections.

hiking
4 months ago

trail running
7 months ago

Sunday, December 13, 2015