John Rock Cliffs -- 3,000'

John Rock Trail (#365)

"Little Brother to Looking Glass"


GPS Coordinates:  35.27411, -82.78238 (Cat Gap Loop Trail Lower Junction)

GPS Coordinates:  35.26912, -82.78776 (Cat Gap Loop Trail Upper Junction)

Album Direction-Of-Travel: Southbound

Highlights: John Rock (pluton)


Length (one-way): 1.8 miles

Petzoldt Rating: 3.40 (N to S); 2.50 (S to N)

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

Total Elevation Gain: 800' (N to S); 350' (S to N)

Elevation Gain/Mile: 444'/mile (N to S); 194'/mile (S to N)

Min. Elevation: 2,600'

Max. Elevation: 3,300'

Blaze Color: YELLOW


See Following Trip Reports for more info:

John Rock (2013)

John Rock (Winter)

John Rock & Cat Gap Loop


Connecting Trails:

Cat Gap Bypass Trail (#120A)

Cat Gap Loop Trail (#120)