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Weed Patch Mountain Trail

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

7.8 mile 12.5 kilometer point to point
84% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 2,479' 756 m
Descent: -560' -171 m
High: 3,449' 1,051 m
Low: 1,522' 464 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 33% (18°)

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Trail shared by Kristen Arendt

A beautiful backcountry adventure.

Kristen Arendt

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Description

This newly (2018) created multi-use trail explore the rugged and mountainous terrain of the wilderness area of Buffalo Creek Park. The trail winds through old growth forest, passing by streams and climbing to several stunning viewpoints. Highlights along the trail include Trout Creek, Grey Rock, Flapjack Rock, Tunnel Trail, and Eagle Rock.

For more information on the Weed Patch Mountain Trail, visit the Conserving Carolina website.

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Land Manager: Town of Lake Lure

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