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East Slope Trail

Intermediate/Difficult
 3.3 (4)

WH side of the ridge


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Map Key

1.7

Miles

2.7

KM

92%

Runnable

1,006' 307 m

High

893' 272 m

Low

179' 55 m

Up

264' 81 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

23%

Max Grade (13°)

Dogs Unknown

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No horses or motorized vehlcles

Description

The ES starts on the north end on an old logging road. There are roots and rocks that make this section a little technical, but very usable. It eventually turns into a singletrack with roots and rocks. There are also plenty of ups and downs that make this probably one of the more technical sections of the trail. Being on the eastern side of the ridge provides one with the best views of Westhaven as well as the sunrise each day.

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  3.3 from 4 votes

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  3.3 from 4 votes
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Trail Rankings

#477

in Tennessee

#22,896

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Swinging Tree
Jan 27, 2020 near Franklin, TN
Fog covered WH
Jan 3, 2018 near Franklin, TN
Frozen rocks
Jan 27, 2020 near Franklin, TN
Freezing pond
Jan 27, 2020 near Franklin, TN
Trail user.
Jan 27, 2020 near Franklin, TN

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Apr 27, 2018
Eric Ward
Jan 10, 2018
RR RR
The freezing temps and now the precipitation has made the East Slope very angry. It doesn’t seem to want company right now. Lots of slipping.