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49.6 mile 79.9 kilometer point to point
89% Runnable
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Elevation

Ascent: 7,854' 2,394 m
Descent: -7,790' -2,375 m
High: 5,049' 1,539 m
Low: 2,131' 650 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 6% (3°)
Max Grade: 41% (22°)

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Trail shared by Brandon Thrower

A big loop hitting many of the highlights of classic Pisgah in the shadow of Looking Glass Rock!

Brandon Thrower

Features Birding · River/Creek · Views · Waterfall · Wildlife

Overview

The race starts at Pilot Cove right outside of Pisgah Forest, NC and then takes you on a scenic tour of Pisgah in the shadow of Looking Glass Rock. Epic trails, beautiful waterfalls, and stunning vistas all await you on this beast of a 50 miler in the heart of Pisgah.

Description

An extremely scenic tour of Pisgah in the shadow of Looking Glass Rock hitting multiple highlights, including; Art Loeb Trail, John Rock, Cove Creek Falls, Sick Rock Falls, Farlow Gap Trail, and Pilot Mountain.

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