Bradley Creek Trail Map

Bradley Creek Trail (#351)


"Aquaphobiacs Need Not Apply"


GPS Coordinates: 35.384350, -82.685947 (Yellow Gap Road Trailhead)

GPS Coordinates: 35.34386, -82.66524 (South Mills River Trail Junction)


Album Direction-Of-Travel:  Southbound


Highlights: Mountain Streams, Cascades, Solitude


Length (one-way): 5.1 miles

Petzoldt Rating:  6.60 (N to S);  7.30 (S to N)

Difficulty: HARD (due to multiple fords)

Total Elevation Gain: 750' (N to S);   1,100' (S to N)

Elevation Gain/Mile: 147'/mile (N to S);   216'/mile (S to N)

Min. Elevation: 2,350'

Max. Elevation: 2,750'

Blaze Color: ORANGE (although they look pretty RED in places)


See Following Trip Reports for more info:

Bradley Creek-Squirrel Gap-Laurel Creek Loop

Turkeypen Area -- Riverside Trail Loop

Turkeypen Area - Vineyard Gap/Bradley Creek Loop


Connecting Trails:

Laurel Creek Trail (#348)

Riverside Trail (#115)

South Mills River Trail (#133)

Squirrel Gap Trail (#147)


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