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2 days ago

Very nice short hike with pretty scenery and lots of places to walk or dip your feet in the water to cool off.

Long moderate to strenuous hike... nothing bad, just all uphill, but less steps than Table Rock.

The views were beautiful! After the fire there are a lot of the trails closed off and it's a bit sad to see all the fallen burnt trees but other than that the views are great!!! And the hike up was tiring but worth it.

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11 days ago

$5 cash per person admission. This trail has a lot of steps. It was a bit annoying, but a trail is a trail. Took us 2h30 up because we had a set back, but honestly, we could've done 2hrs. 1 hr down. Tip: at the top, when you get to a big clearing, keep going and follow the red blazes, you'll eventually see the lake. At the lake site, there are two ridges you can climb down and see the full view, becareful.

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11 days ago

nice trail but pretty hard hike

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15 days ago

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18 days ago

Beautiful well marked trails with a waterfall at the base, bathrooms, and water bottle refill station. Highly recommend for families or those who want a scenic but short hike.

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24 days ago

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25 days ago

Hiked Table Rock trail twice in the last week, sad to see all the fire derby but nothing changes that Amazing view from the top! Got my Eno hammock and posted up :) very challenging trail, but well worth the work out and satisfaction of making it to the top! Bring water lol

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25 days ago

We completed this trail yesterday. It isn't difficult at all. The views at Bald Knob are absolutely beautiful. We thought the views were better than at the top of Table Rock. The views at the top are definitely worth the climb up there!