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Big Piney Ridge Trail

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1.2 mile 1.9 kilometer point to point
55% Runnable
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Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -1,094' -333 m
High: 4,144' 1,263 m
Low: 3,050' 930 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 17% (10°)
Max Grade: 41% (23°)

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Trail shared by Brandon Thrower

A steep, super technical trail with a great view at Rattlesnake Rocks of the Swannanoa River Valley below.

Brandon Thrower

Features Fall Colors · Views · Wildflowers

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If you like steep, technical trails with good views, then definitely check out this trail. Running down is much more fun than going up. The trail also serves a valuable link to the West Ridge Trail.

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Land Manager: Buncombe County, NC

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#14

in Montreat

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#14

in Montreat

#622

in North Carolina

#16,699

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