Looking Glass Rock -- West Face -- 3,480'

Looking Glass Rock Trail (#114)

"Pisgah's Iconic Pluton"


GPS Coordinates:  35.290991, -82.776671 (Looking Glass Rock Trailhead)

Album Direction-Of-Travel: Northbound

Highlights: Looking Glass Rock Cliffs, stunning views of the neighboring Great Balsams


Length (one-way): 3.1 miles

Petzoldt Rating: 6.70

Difficulty: VERY HARD

Total Elevation Gain: 1,800'

Elevation Gain/Mile: 581'/mile

Min. Elevation: 2,300'

Max. Elevation: 3,969'

Blaze Color: YELLOW


See Following Trip Reports for more info:

Looking Glass Rock (2012)

Looking Glass Rock (2014)

Looking Glass Rock (2017)


Connecting Trails:

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