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Fonta Flora 50k

Intermediate
 4.6 (5) RECOMMENDED ROUTE

Tanawha Adventures easiest race, but it still doesn't lack on scenic beauty and mountain views.


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Map Key

32.6

Miles

52.4

KM

99%

Runnable

1,416' 431 m

High

1,203' 367 m

Low

1,490' 454 m

Up

1,492' 455 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

14%

Max Grade (8°)

Dogs No Dogs

Features Birding · Lake · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Overview

The Fonta Flora 50k is Tanawha Adventures easiest race with little climbing but great views of Lake James and the surrounding mountains. The course is run on a mix of surfaces, but is predominantly run on buffed out and smooth singletrack trail with no major climbs. If you are looking for a fast 50k course, then this one is it!

Description

Starting at Fonta Flora Brewery course directions are as follows:

Contacts

Shared By:

Brandon Thrower

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  4.6 from 5 votes

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  4.6 from 5 votes
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Overlook on Fonta Flora Trail looking out over Lake James to Bald Knob and the Black Mountain Crest
Sep 27, 2017 near Glen Al…, NC
Lake views offer a scenic backdrop to the Paddy's Creek Trail.
Dec 18, 2016 near Glen Al…, NC
View up one of the coves towards the main part of Lake James
Sep 1, 2020 near Glen Al…, NC
View of Lake James and the mountains
Jul 30, 2018 near Glen Al…, NC
Beautiful covered bridge along the trail!
Sep 1, 2020 near Glen Al…, NC

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Oct 24, 2020
HomeStyle Elliott
Oct 24, 2020
Mark Snyder
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