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Best trails in Elk Park

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Explore the most popular trails near Elk Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Map of trails in Elk Park
Top trails (2)
#1 - Compression Falls
Cherokee National Forest
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 36 m
Hard to find trail with very challenging descent to river and series of waterfalls, main falls is Compression Falls, further up river are two more falls, Twisting Falls and another falls, but are hardShow more
#2 - Elk River Falls Trail [CLOSED]
Pisgah National Forest
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Length: 0.3 mi • Est. 9 m
Elk River Falls Trail [CLOSED] is a 0.3 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Elk Park, North Carolina that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number oShow more