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Shut-In Trail

  It's a long drive from Asheville to Shut-In Trail but hiking is such a fun thing to do and this is a great place to do that. As long as you like the outdoors you will like North Carolina. Hiking trails like this one are plentyful in the Blue Ridge Mountains where you can absorb the beauty of these mountains.
We all need to get out in nature once in a while and Shut-In Trail in Buncombe County, North Carolina is a really good place to spend some time.
    Take a side visit to Rich Branch, and you're sure to run into some great people from Candler here. Now, you may feel that's lots but there's even more enjoyable things to do here in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Since you're here at Shut-In
Trail why not explore Bent Creek Gap, and do take some time to have a look at Bent Creek Experimental Forest since you're here. Soar down the rapids of Whitewater Outfitter - Explore Biltmore Outdoor Center in a kayak; Pisgah National Forest is a glorious spot to stretch your legs a bit. Get yourself into a kayak and hit Looking Glass Creek. There's so much to do here at Shut-In Trail that you need to camp here for a while, Lake Powhatan Campground is a great place  
for that. And if that's not enough, there's heaps more to do near Shut-In Trail. Rocky Branch is a glorious local stream, and Blue Ridge Parkway is a very good place to have a look at. Whohoo, so many fun things in one place! The Blue Ridge Mountains rocks! Shut-In Trail is great enough to spend more than a day at, Lake Powhatan - North Carolina National Forest is a great local campground.

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These outdoors activities are available near Shut-In Trail.
 Trails Near Shut-In Trail:
Art Loeb Trail, Transylvania County , 17 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Shut-In Trail:
Lake Powhatan Campground, Buncombe County , 3 miles away
Lake Powhatan - North Carolina National Forest, -blank- , 3 miles away
North Mills River, Horse Shoe , 3 miles away
Mountain Laurel Resort, Horse Shoe , 6 miles away
Parkway Lane RV Park, Arden , 7 miles away
 Whitewater Near Shut-In Trail:
Whitewater Outfitter - Explore Biltmore Outdoor Center, Buncombe County , 10 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
Looking Glass Creek, Transylvania County , 11 miles away, Class III-IV(V+) - 5 miles long (Along Highway 278)
Pigeon River - East Fork, Haywood County , 11 miles away, Class II-III - 8.7 miles long (Route 1887 Bridge to North Carolina Route 110 Bridge)
French Broad River, Transylvania/ Henderson/ Buncombe/ Madison County , 11 miles away, Class I-III - 6.5 miles long (North Carolina Route 251 to Route 1634)
Pigeon River - Big East Fork, Haywood County , 12 miles away, Class III-V - 2.7 miles long (3800 foot countour line to US Route 276 Bridge)
 Public Lands Near Shut-In Trail:
Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC , 11 miles away
Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg - TN , 60 miles away
Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina , 5 miles away
Caesars Head State Park, South Carolina , 20 miles away
Jones Gap State Park, South Carolina , 22 miles away
 Hotels Near Shut-In Trail:
Comfort Suites Outlet Center, Asheville , 6 miles away
Holiday Inn ASHEVILLE - BILTMORE WEST, Asheville , 6 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Asheville At Asheville Outlet Mall, NC, Asheville , 6 miles away
Rodeway Inn & Suites Near Outlet Mall - Asheville, Asheville , 6 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites ASHEVILLE SW - OUTLET CTR AREA, Asheville , 6 miles away
 Lakes Near Shut-In Trail
Lake Powhatan, Buncombe County , 3 miles away
Enka Lake, Buncombe County , 5 miles away
Beaver Lake, Buncombe County , 12 miles away
Spivey Lake, Buncombe County , 17 miles away
Crooked Creek Lake, Henderson County , 17 miles away

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