Long Branch Trail Map

Long Branch Trail (#116)

"Pisgah Without the Crowds"

GPS Coordinates:  35.27697, -82.80778 (Butter Gap Trail Junction)

GPS Coordinates:  35.27309, -82.84180 (Long Branch Trailhead @ F.R. 475)

Album Direction-Of-Travel:  Westbound

Highlights:  Long Branch, Searcy Creek, Solitude

Length (one-way):  2.5 miles

Petzoldt Rating:  3.70 (E to W);  2.70 (W to E)

Difficulty:  MODERATE (E to W);  EASY (W to E)

Total Elevation Gain:  600' (E to W);   200' (W to E)

Elevation Gain/Mile:  140'/mile (E to W);   80'/mile (W to E)

Min. Elevation:  2,680'

Max. Elevation:  3,060'

Blaze Color:  ORANGE

See Following Trip Reports for more info:

Art Loeb-Butter Gap-Long Branch Loop

Cemetery Loop Trail

Connecting Trails:

Butter Gap Trail (#123)

Cemetery Loop Trail (#341)

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