West and Mountains

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1,202 mi 1,934 km

Runs

532 mi 857 km

Trails
Gems
10 Gems

Easy Trails
46 Trails
Intermediate Trails
103 Trails
Hard Trails
35 Trails

20 Local Events Next Up: Santiago Via two Caminos: Steve ... - Dec 5

Santiago Via two Caminos: Steve Pierce and Priscilla Richter
Dec 5 - Asheville REI

Steve Pierce and Priscilla Richter are brother and sister who walked 2 different Caminos this past spring. They will share the physical, cultural, and spiritual dimensions of their journey. More Details


Classic Hike of the Smokies to Grotto Falls
Dec 6 - Trillium Gap Trail

Join Friends of the Smokies for a Classic Hike to Grotto Falls on Trillium Gap Trail in GSMNP on Tuesday, December 6th. The guided hike is led by outdoor enthusiast and author Danny Bernstein. More Details


Bike Maintenance Basics - Level 1
Dec 6 - Asheville REI

Routine bike maintenance keeps you riding smoothly and prolongs the life of your bike. Join us for this introductory class to help you take care of your bike! More Details


Monthly Hike with the Smokies
Dec 13 - Cracker Barrell

Grotto Falls on Trillium Gap trail 7 miles with a 1000 foot ascent. Features are historic waterfalls More Details


Friends of the Smokies Classic Hike
Dec 13 - Friends of the Smokies

December 13: Grotto Falls on Trillium Gap Trail; 7 miles, 1000 ft ascent, Features: Historic Waterfalls More Details


East TN Harvey Broome Group of the Sierra Club
Dec 13 - Tennessee Valley Unitarian Universalist Church

The Harvey Broome Group is 1 of 5 groups within the TN Sierra Club chapter, a national environmental organization with over 2 million members. Our motto is Explore, Enjoy and Protect the Planet More Details


Discover the Smokies: Friends of the Smokies Presentation
Dec 14 - Asheville REI

Join Friends of the Smokies at REI Asheville to discover Great Smoky Mountains National Park along with programs, hikes, camping and much more. More Details


10th Annual Tour De Lights
Dec 16 - Market Square

Join us for this fun, free bike parade through downtown, 4th & Gill and Old North Knoxville. Riders are encouraged to get creative with lights, costumes and decorations. More Details


Relaxing Pre Holiday Yoga
Dec 17 - Asheville REI

Already stressed about the holidays? Come in and let our experienced yoga staff member set your mind at ease and relax through breathing and posture. More Details


Relaxing Pre Holiday Yoga
Dec 17 - Asheville REI

Already stressed about the holidays? Come in and let our experienced yoga staff member set your mind at ease and relax through breathing and posture. More Details


Relaxing Pre Holiday Yoga
Dec 17 - Asheville REI

Already stressed about the holidays? Come in and let our experienced yoga staff member set your mind at ease and relax through breathing and posture. More Details


Appalachian Mountain Bike Club Meeting
Dec 22 - Sweet P's Barbecue and Downtown Dive

Interested in getting involved with the mountain biking community here in Knoxville? Our local community partner, the Appalachian Mountain Bike Club, meet the 4th Monday of each month! Get involved! More Details


Support the wildfire relief efforts in East Tennessee!
Dec 25 - Knoxville REI

Donate to the relief effort of fires in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park! Your donations to the Friends of the Smokies always benefit GSMNP! More Details


REI Greenville Garage Sale
Dec 31 - Greenville REI

Score epic deals at our REI Greenville Garage Sale on Saturday, December 31st. Doors will open at 9:00am and the Garage Sale deals will end at 6:00pm. More Details


REI Asheville Garage Sale
Dec 31 - Asheville REI

Score epic deals at our REI Asheville Garage Sale on Saturday, December 31st. Doors will open at 9:00am and the Garage Sale deals will end at 6:00pm. More Details


Appalachian Mountain Bike Club Work Day
Jan 8 - Knoxville REI

The Appalachian Mountain Bike Club is a chapter of the South East regional division of the International Mountain Bike Association, dedicated to promoting sustainable trail access. More Details


Bike Maintenance Basics - Level 2: Brakes & Drive Train
Jan 9 - Knoxville REI

If you've already taken a Bike Maintenance Basics class, this is your next step! Get prepared for the road or trail ahead by digging a little deeper into the components of your ride and learn what minor adjustments you can make. More Details


The Portuguese Way to Santiago
Jan 9 - Asheville REI

Join us and the American Pilgrims of the Camino to hear the story of 3 couples who walked the Camino Portugues. More Details


How to Hike the Appalachian Trail
Jan 11 - Greenville REI

Join us for an informative workshop on all aspects of planning for a long distance hike on the A.T. -- from the essential gear to the diversity of the A.T. experience. More Details


Winter Camping Basics
Jan 11 - Knoxville REI

You like to camp, but have only tried it in the spring, summer & fall? Learn how to plan, stay warm, select winter appropriate gear and what to expect when setting up camp and during your overnight. More Details


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Featured Runs in West and Mountains - 44

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Trails in West and Mountains - 141

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Spruce Pine, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km Spruce Pine, NC
Unknown
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Brevard, NC
1.7 mi 2.8 km Brevard, NC
Bad / Closed
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Road is currently closed (presumably because of fires)
14 days ago
6.6 mi 10.6 km
#3 Baxter Creek Trail
Cove Creek, NC
6.6 mi 10.6 km Cove Creek, NC
Unknown
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2.0 mi 3.2 km
#4 Figure 8 Loop
Swannanoa, NC
2.0 mi 3.2 km Swannanoa, NC
Unknown
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2.6 mi 4.1 km
#5 Mount Pisgah Trail
Mills River, NC
2.6 mi 4.1 km Mills River, NC
Unknown
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2.0 mi 3.2 km
#6 Whiteside Mountain
Cullowhee, NC
2.0 mi 3.2 km Cullowhee, NC
Unknown
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2.8 mi 4.4 km
#7 Profile Trail
Banner Elk, NC
2.8 mi 4.4 km Banner Elk, NC
Unknown
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Canton, NC
3.7 mi 5.9 km Canton, NC
Unknown
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Black Mountain, NC
4.0 mi 6.4 km Black Mountain, NC
Unknown
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Bakersville, NC
0.3 mi 0.5 km Bakersville, NC
Unknown
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Spruce Pine, NC
1.3 mi 2.2 km Spruce Pine, NC
Unknown
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14.0 mi 22.5 km
#12 Linville Gorge Trail
Glen Alpine, NC
14.0 mi 22.5 km Glen Alpine, NC
Minor Issues
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Fallen Trees - Mildly lost (which is pretty good for a gorge experience) and we had to bushwhack on the side of the mountain
78 days ago
Glen Alpine, NC
7.7 mi 12.4 km Glen Alpine, NC
Unknown
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15.6 mi 25.1 km
#14 Hazel Creek Trail
Robbinsville, NC
15.6 mi 25.1 km Robbinsville, NC
Unknown
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1.0 mi 1.6 km
#15 Conley Cove Trail
Spruce Pine, NC
1.0 mi 1.6 km Spruce Pine, NC
Unknown
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5.4 mi 8.7 km
#16 Boone Fork Trail
Blowing Rock, NC
5.4 mi 8.7 km Blowing Rock, NC
All Clear
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Some Mud: A few mudholes as always. Great shape Otherwise.
56 days ago
Bryson City, NC
0.8 mi 1.3 km Bryson City, NC
Unknown
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1.7 mi 2.7 km
#18 Summit Trail
Boone, NC
1.7 mi 2.7 km Boone, NC
Unknown
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1.1 mi 1.8 km
#19 Pinch-In Trail
Spruce Pine, NC
1.1 mi 1.8 km Spruce Pine, NC
Unknown
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4.1 mi 6.6 km
#20 Jonas Creek Trail
Bryson City, NC
4.1 mi 6.6 km Bryson City, NC
Unknown
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