Pink Beds Loop

5 reviews #6 hike out of 477 in
5.1 mi
Distance
3 hrs 7 min
Time
terrain
134 ft
Elev Gain

Overview

This is an easy loop trail near Brevard, North Carolina. The trail follows a mostly-level route through rhododendron, open fields, and areas of beaver activity. It is an excellent beginner hike for children.

Getting Started

From Brevard, NC follow US 286 N 14.8 miles to the Pink Beds Picnic Area, which is just N of the Cradle of Forestry in America. The trail leaves from near the picnic shelter.

Taking Children

This is an easy hike for children as it has little elevation change.


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    7 months, 1 week ago
    Beautiful hike with lots of laurel and rhododendron. Distance might be an issue for some hikers, but I would in no way rate this as difficult. Relatively little elevation change.
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    user_profile
    1 year, 3 months ago
    Excellent hike through Rhododendron‘s,mountain laurel,fields of ferns along streams. Relatively flat. Some beautiful areas. Not much elevation changes
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    9 months, 1 week ago
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    1 year, 5 months ago
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