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have to do it

If you go to Mt Jefferson you have to do the Rhododendron Trail, without question. Why? That is how... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Rick B
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Clayton, North Carolina
Rocky Road

I enjoyed this hike, but found the AT was a little easier to hike due to the amount of rocks on... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2013
quiltessa
,
Roanoke, VA
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This Mount Jefferson hiking trail is 1.1 miles long.
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  • Very good25%
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29 Jul 2017
“have to do it”
21 Oct 2013
“Rocky Road”
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Jefferson, NC
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

If you go to Mt Jefferson you have to do the Rhododendron Trail, without question. Why? That is how you get to the summit trail and Luther Rock. If you want to get all the views take 20 minutes to travel this easy trail

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 21 October 2013

I enjoyed this hike, but found the AT was a little easier to hike due to the amount of rocks on this trail.

Thank quiltessa
Reviewed 2 October 2013

Some tricky parts, but definitely worth it. You're really in a hardwood forest with nature all around. Hard to believe you're only a few minutes outside of town.

Thank TravelHarp
Reviewed 22 December 2011

Being from Ashe County and growing up in the shadow of Mount Jefferson, I hike the mountain all the time. It is my place of solace and solitude. There is always a new nook to find and path to explore.

3  Thank LoraGene
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