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Blue Ridge Pinnacle Trail

 3 votes

Length

0.9 Miles 1.5 Kilometers

59%

Runnable

Elevation

467' 142 m

Ascent

-457' -139 m

Descent

19%

Avg Grade (11°)

38%

Max Grade (21°)

5,646' 1,721 m

High

5,179' 1,579 m

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A short but steep trail to the amazing rocky summit overlook of Blue Ridge Pinnacle.

Brandon Thrower

Overview

Features: Fall Colors — Views — Wildflowers

Description

This trail can be accessed from the Old Mitchell Toll Rd near the Blue Ridge Parkway. The trail is blazed in yellow and forms a loop with the Old Mitchell Toll Road. Not many folks know about this gem. The summit view is one of the best around.

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Land Manager: NPS - Blue Ridge Parkway

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  4.3 from 3 votes

#5

in Montreat

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#5

in Montreat

#152

in North Carolina

#4,472

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