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blue Blue Ridge Pinnacle Trail

Trail

0.9 mile 1.5 kilometer point to point
59% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 467' 142 m
Descent: -457' -139 m
High: 5,646' 1,721 m
Low: 5,179' 1,579 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 19% (11°)
Max Grade: 38% (21°)

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Trail shared by Brandon Thrower

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

Brandon Thrower

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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Contacts

Land Manager: NPS - Blue Ridge Parkway

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  4.6 from 5 votes

#8

in Montreat

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#8

in Montreat

#159

in North Carolina

#4,639

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