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Asheville: Tanawha Trail

Parallel the Blue Ridge Parkway on this 12.5-mile one-way hike with picturesque overlooks and streams cascading through towering hardwoods.

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Mapped by Tim Johnson

To Trailhead

From Linville, drive E on Newland Hwy./US 221. In 3.1 mi., head S on Blue Ridge Pkwy. Park @ Beacon Heights (milepost 305.2). End: Park car on Blue Ridge Pkwy. @ Boone Fork Overlook (milepost 297.2) near Price Lake.

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