Upper Cedar Rock Creek Falls -- 2,560'

Cat Gap Loop Trail (#120)

"No Cats, Nice Waterfalls"


GPS Coordinates:  35.284276, -82.791864 (Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education)

Album Direction-Of-Travel: Clockwise

Highlights: Cedar Rock Creek Waterfalls, John Rock Access


Length: 4.2 miles

Petzoldt+ Rating: 9.21 (clockwise); 8.49 (counterclockwise)

Difficulty: HARD

Total Elevation Gain: 1,050'

Elevation Gain/Mile: 583'/mile (clockwise); 438'/mile (counterclockwise)

Min. Elevation: 2,320'

Max. Elevation: 3,350'

Blaze Color: ORANGE



Reports involving the Cat Gap Loop Trail:

Cat Gap Loop Trail

Cedar Rock Mountain

Grogan Creek Falls

John Rock (2013)

John Rock (winter)

John Rock & Cat Gap Loop


Connecting Trails:

Art Loeb Trail (#146)

Butter Gap Trail (#123)

Cat Gap Bypass Trail (#120A)

John Rock Trail (#365)