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Hickory Mountain Road

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0.9 mile 1.4 kilometer point to point
99% Runnable
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 76' 23 m
Descent: -35' -11 m
High: 2,744' 837 m
Low: 2,704' 824 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)

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Trail shared by Vinnie Connors

A doubletrack fire road that connects the Guion Farm parking area the the northern trails of DuPont.

Vinnie Connors

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DuPont State Recreational Forest is a very popular multiuse, bi-directional trail system, so be on the lookout for hikers, horses, and bikers. It is normally open in any weather although it can close in extended periods of freeze / thaw during the winter.

Description

Hickory Mountain Road starts off of Buck Forest Road near Sky Valley Road and the Guion Farm parking area and ends at the start of the famed Ridgeline trail. It's a doubletrack fire road that connects to Buck Forest Road, White Pine Loop, White Pine Road, Guion Farm, Boundary, Hickory Mountain Loop, and Ridgeline.

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Abandoned shelter at old firing range.
Oct 2, 2017 near Etowah, NC

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