Buckhorn Gap Trail Map

Buckhorn Gap Trail (#103)


"The Avery Creek-South Mills River Connector"


GPS Coordinates:  35.316002, -82.752004 (Buckhorn Gap Trailhead @ Forest Service Road 477)

GPS Coordinates:  35.35119, -82.74200 (South Mills River Trail Junction)


Album Direction-Of-Travel:  Northbound


Highlights:  Avery Creek, Henry Branch, Twin Falls Access Route, Wildflowers


Length (one-way):  5.2 miles

Petzoldt Rating:  7.40 (S to N);  6.30 (N to S)

Difficulty:  CHALLENGING (S to N);  MODERATE (N to S)

Total Elevation Gain:  1,100' (S to N);   550' (N to S)

Elevation Gain/Mile:  212'/mile (S to N);   106'/mile (N to S)

Min. Elevation:  2,490'

Max. Elevation:  3,550'

Blaze Color:  ORANGE


See Following Trip Reports for more info:

Avery Creek-Buckwheat Knob Loop

Soapstone Ridge Loop

Twin Falls & Avery Creek

Twin Falls/Clawhammer Cove Loop


Connecting Trails:

Avery Creek Trail (#327)

Black Mountain Trail (#127)

South Mills River Trail (#133)

Twin Falls Trail (#604)


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