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Alum Cave Trail

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

5.0 mile 8.1 kilometer point to point
76% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 2,550' 777 m
Descent: -39' -12 m
High: 6,368' 1,941 m
Low: 3,856' 1,175 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 10% (6°)
Max Grade: 26% (14°)

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Trail shared by Ramoun Cabuhay

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Sep 27, 2019
Lindsey W
Top to Mt Leconte lodge and Cliff Top. Highest elevation noted 6553. Sunny and warm 13.6mi

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  4.3 from 9 votes

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Stream in the Smoky Mtns.
Sep 3, 2015 near Gatlinburg, TN
Alum Cave Trail offers incredible views of the Smoky Mountains.
Apr 19, 2017 near Gatlinburg, TN
Above the clouds on Mt. LeConte summit.
Oct 17, 2016 near Gatlinburg, TN
Some portions of the Alum Cave Trail have stairs.
Apr 9, 2017 near Gatlinburg, TN
My favorite view from LeConte - Cliff Tops. Best views on Leconte in my opinion!
Oct 10, 2016 near Gatlinburg, TN
Watch your step... crossing the wet path
Sep 3, 2015 near Gatlinburg, TN

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