Trail Run Project Logo

Whiting Rail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

1.4 mile 2.3 kilometer point to point
93% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 36' 11 m
Descent: -272' -83 m
High: 2,119' 646 m
Low: 1,883' 574 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 11% (6°)

Dogs

Unknown
Driving directions Take a virtual tour
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Trail shared by Mark O'Neal

Follows an old rail bed.

Mark O'Neal

Features -none-

Description

Access the top by starting up the Stairway to Heaven trail and then turning left. Run down to the bottom of Fontana and then hit the trails down there. Or the other way around, whatever suits you. Access from the bottom just up road from the trail sign to Lewellyn Cove.

Run this trail?

We need help with the following missing trail information:

Need to Know, Dogs Allowed, Features, Flora & Fauna, Runner Notes

Contacts

Rate This Trail

Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Trail

Check In

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  3.0 from 2 votes

#21084

Overall
  3.0 from 2 votes
5 Star
0%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
100%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Trail Rankings

#872

in North Carolina

#21,084

Overall
6 Views Last Month
47 Since Jul 10, 2018
Easy/Intermediate

0%
100%
0%
0%
0%
0%

Photos

There several trails converging at this junction. Lewellyn Cove, Whiting Rail, and Gold Branch
Mar 8, 2018 near Robbins…, NC

0 Comments

Trail Run Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Running