Trails in the Pisgah Ranger District Trailhead Area

Here is a list of all trails in the Pisgah Ranger District Trailhead area.

Each trail has its own printable page with all the information and links, including (where available):

  • directions to the starting point
  • difficulty
  • length
  • elevation change
  • a map
  • photos from along the way, and
  • a detailed description and trail directions.

For general information about the Pisgah Ranger District trailhead, see the Pisgah Ranger District Trailhead page.

Need to find trails by another method? Go back to Trails.

Foster Creek Trail

  • This is an excellent, easy trail, and a great loop for beginners wanting to sample some singletrack riding, with low elevation changes. It travels through a forest of mostly white pines with an understory of mountain laurel and a vast cover of ground...
  • 1.59mi, Some Hills, Few Obstacles

Summey Cove Trail

  • Extremely poorly designed at NC 215 (east) end. Extremely steep. Rest of trail generally follows old roadbeds; very wet & muddy in places. Provides access to the spectacular Courthouse Falls, which is well worth the few hundred foot side hike down to...
  • 2mi, Hilly, Moderately Rough