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Trail Descriptions

SHORT HIKES

A collection of hikes that are less than six miles in length. Ranging from easy to difficult, by far, more hikers request descriptions of trails that are not weekend affairs.
Check these short hikes out if you don't have all day to disappear into the wilderness.
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THE SMOKIES

900 miles of strictly controlled hiking trails make this a preferred hiking destination for seasoned as well as novice hikers. Biodiversity and wonderful views are the rule here for year-round fun on the trails.
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OVERNIGHT HIKES

For some a day hike is just a tease. These hikes take you deep into the backcountry allowing for a genuine wilderness experience. This collection of hikes are also for all ability levels.

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DAY HIKES

From short to long this is a great collection of day hikes for all ability levels. Hikes to views, waterfalls and creeks are featured here.



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BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY               

 A growing collection of short hikes that border the BRP. Leave your car and take closer look at the beautiful scenery. 





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A.T. THRU-HIKE
 (Appalachian Trail)

Each year thousands of hikers leave Springer Mountain , Georgia to hike the entire 2200 miles to Kathadin Mountain, Maine. This endeavor is considered by hikers as the marathon of the hiking world.

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