Buckwheat Knob Trail

At A Glance


1.5 mi one-way

Difficulty Rating: 1.5
Steepness: Hilly
Tread Condition: Moderately Rough
Blaze Color: Yellow
Trail Number: 122


Ridgeline trail which passes some enormous trees. Very steep and technical on south end with switchbacks, waterbars, rocks and roots. North of Buckwheat Knob, the trail is narrow, somewhat less steep, and moderately technical. Passes through pleasant areas with lush grass growing underneath large hardwood trees.

Intersecting Trails

  • Avery Creek
  • Black Mountain
  • Club Gap
  • This trail is located in the Davidson River area. For a list of all the trails in that area, see the Davidson River trails list page.

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