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High Falls Trail

Easy/Intermediate

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1.0 mile 1.6 kilometer point to point
92% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 157' 48 m
Descent: -84' -25 m
High: 2,554' 778 m
Low: 2,406' 733 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)

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A running trail from DuPont Forest Visitor Center with views of High Falls.

Victor Mariano

Features Views · Waterfall

Description

This trail is a well traveled path, accessed from the DuPont State Forest Visitor Center. The trail is one of the most used in the park with views and access to High Falls and Triple Falls. There is a fairly constant stream of hikerss and runners on this trail, so please be courteous to your fellow visitors. The trail is well-marked with signs leading to the falls.

Flora & Fauna

Lots of rhododendrons, mountains laurels, hemlocks and pines. Several types of ferns since the area is rather wet all the time.

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DuPont State Forest
Apr 20, 2018 near Brevard, NC
The falls during the winter
Apr 22, 2018 near Brevard, NC
View of Triple Falls in the winter
Apr 22, 2018 near Brevard, NC

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