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Day 46: USFS WWC. Marion, NC

  • May 16, 2018
  • Shelley Pereda

55.6 MST takes a few switchbacks from the parking lot to a field and then passes through stanchions on a road,... Continue Reading

Day 45. West Jefferson to Boone

  • May 15, 2018
  • Kenny Capps

Well, it was bound to happen. After nearly 830 miles in 45 days (over 9,000 feet of elevation in the 2... Continue Reading

Day 45: Table Rock Upper Creek, NC

  • Shelley Pereda

31.1 Ascend into an extensive and heavily used camping area. A 31.2 On top of the ridge, begin passing among the... Continue Reading

Day 44: Grandfather Mountain Linville, NC.

  • May 14, 2018
  • Shelley Pereda

0.0 Segment 4 starts at the Beacon Heights parking area (BRP MP 305.2), where the MST begins running eastward conjunctively with... Continue Reading

Day 43: Julian Price Campground Laurel Springs, NC

  • May 13, 2018
  • Shelley Pereda

77.4 Cross bridge; pass stile on left. 77.5 Cross bridge and enter meadow. 77.9 Walk through meadow. At fork, stay left.... Continue Reading

Day 42: Grandview Overlook Boone, NC

  • May 12, 2018
  • Shelley Pereda

52.9 Trail goes into woods and meanders up and down until it reaches a pasture and service road. Turn right onto... Continue Reading

Day 41: Raccoon Holler Campground Jefferson, NC

  • May 11, 2018
  • Shelley Pereda

26.2 MST enters woods to right of gate to cemetery. Trail comes out of woods and travels 580 yards along the... Continue Reading

Day 40: Devil’s Garden Overlook Roaring Gap, NC

  • May 10, 2018
  • Shelley Pereda

To help with directions, WB on BRP is going south; EB is going north. When going WB, east is on the... Continue Reading

Day 39: Rocky Ridge Family Campground Thurmond, NC

  • May 9, 2018
  • Shelley Pereda

49.1 Pass Rex Triplett Grocery on right. G 50.0 Take a hard right onto Austin Traphill Rd. 50.7 Turn right on... Continue Reading

Day 38. Summerfield to Walnut Cove

  • May 8, 2018
  • Kenny Capps

Back on the road again! I moved away from the greenway in Summerfield, turned right out of the parking lot and... Continue Reading