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Dark Hollow Trail West

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

2.0 mile 3.2 kilometer point to point
92% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 405' 123 m
Descent: -192' -58 m
High: 1,273' 388 m
Low: 1,043' 318 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 6% (3°)
Max Grade: 40% (22°)

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Trail shared by Matt Sloan

The western section of the Dark Hollow Trail.

Matt Sloan

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This trail follows the shore of Big Ridge Lake until it turns into the dark hollow between Big & Pinnacle Ridges. There is one backcountry campsite in the hollow among the dense undergrowth. Original home sites from the early settlement can be observed in the area, making this an exciting run.

Flora & Fauna

Numerous wildflowers and ferns.

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Dark hollow trail
May 2, 2018 near Maynard…, TN
Big Ridge Dam is quite the sight!
Jun 24, 2017 near Maynard…, TN

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