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Thompson Ridge Trail

  Spending too much time indoors got you down? No problem, Thompson Ridge Trail in Transylvania County, North Carolina is such a great place. It's a long drive from Brevard to Thompson Ridge Trail but It's always fun to hike here. There are many hiking trails in the Blue Ridge Mountains where beautiful scenery awaits you. Hiking in North Carolina is such a great thing to do.
Stay the night at Camp Carolina; there are plenty of folks from Penrose here at
    Thompson Ridge Trail. Not enough hours in a day to enjoy the Blue Ridge Mountains. Take a side spree to Thompson Creek, and the beauty of mother nature reveals herself at Buck Spring. Otter Hole is quite right next door to Thompson
Ridge Trail, and hey, Poplar Creek is a great local stream. Donít forget to have a look at The Pink Beds if you're here at Thompson Ridge Trail. Looking Glass Creek is a perfect whitewater spot in the neighborhood of Thompson Ridge Trail, and Thompson Ridge Trail is a nice location to visit for more than one day, Blue Ridge Motorcycle Campgrounds is a nice location to camp nearby. Having a nice time at Thompson Ridge Trail is easy. If time allows, Blue Ridge  
Parkway is a national park worth going to. If you donít have a problem getting soaked, you can always go whitewater paddling on Pigeon River - East Fork. Don't leave Thompson Ridge Trail without visiting Pisgah National Forest; Grassy Lot Gap is nearby, and is a magnificent location.

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These outdoors activities are available near Thompson Ridge Trail.
 Trails Near Thompson Ridge Trail:
Art Loeb Trail, Transylvania County , 10 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Thompson Ridge Trail:
Mount Pisgah, Canton , 1 miles away
Blue Ridge Motorcycle Campgrounds, Canton , 4 miles away
White Pine Group, Brevard , 5 miles away
Davidson River, Pisgah Forest , 6 miles away
North Mills River, Horse Shoe , 7 miles away
 Whitewater Near Thompson Ridge Trail:
Looking Glass Creek, Transylvania County , 4 miles away, Class III-IV(V+) - 5 miles long (Along Highway 278)
Pigeon River - East Fork, Haywood County , 5 miles away, Class II-III - 8.7 miles long (Route 1887 Bridge to North Carolina Route 110 Bridge)
Pigeon River - Big East Fork, Haywood County , 5 miles away, Class III-V - 2.7 miles long (3800 foot countour line to US Route 276 Bridge)
Davidson River, Transylvania County , 6 miles away, Class I-II - 5 miles long (FS Road 475 to Sycamore Flats)
Pigeon River - Big East Fork, -blank- County , 8 miles away, Class IV-V+ - 5 miles long (Blue Ridge Parkway to Highway 276)
 Public Lands Near Thompson Ridge Trail:
Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC , 18 miles away
Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg - TN , 56 miles away
Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina , 11 miles away
Caesars Head State Park, South Carolina , 18 miles away
Table Rock State Park, South Carolina , 20 miles away
 Hotels Near Thompson Ridge Trail:
Hampton Inn Brevard, Brevard , 7 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites BREVARD, Brevard , 7 miles away
Days Inn Asheville West, Candler , 9 miles away
The Inn At Brevard, Brevard , 9 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Canton, Canton , 11 miles away
 Lakes Near Thompson Ridge Trail
Lake Powhatan, Buncombe County , 10 miles away
Enka Lake, Buncombe County , 10 miles away
Summit Camp Lake, Transylvania County , 16 miles away
Beaver Lake, Buncombe County , 19 miles away
Lake Toxaway, Transylvania County , 20 miles away

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