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Russell Brantley, Mark Reece, and Irvin Grigg, faculty and administration at Wake Forest University, set out to hike the passage from Lake James to Linville Falls, North Carolina on June 7th, 1959. Guided by National Park Service Ranger, Jack Stark, the men were unable to complete their intended journey. This article offers a glimpse into the flora and fauna encountered during the adventure as well as the unspoiled conditions of this particular region in the western part of the state.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 27 Issue 8, Sept 1959, p8-10, il
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24546
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Glassy Mountain, a spur of the Blue Ridge Mountains, is located in Flat Rock, North Carolina and is a popular site for hikers wishing to visit the Connemara Trails in Henderson County. The author presents some of the area's historical highlights and things to do near the mountain.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 43 Issue 12, May 1976, p16-17, il
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24577
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This article gives readers advice concerning hiking the section of the Appalachian Trail that traverses North Carolina.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 39 Issue 10, October 1971, p8-10, il
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3058
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The N.C. Bartram Society, named for naturalist William Bartram, has been building the Bartram Trail, a 70-mile hiking trail in western Carolina, for the last eighteen years. Completion is scheduled for the fall of 1997.
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27265
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Casey Marcum is a senior outdoor school instructor at REI in Raleigh, and has a passion for waterfalls. Marcum delivers in-depth presentations about his experiences with waterfalls and related hikes. There are hundreds of waterfalls in North Carolina, all ranging in ease of access and hiking skill levels.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 33 Issue 34, August 2016, p18-19, il Periodical Website
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29596
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Holloway Meadow Loop is one of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail’s few loop hikes. This loop trail is located near Blowing Rock, North Carolina and is a little over two miles long. Along the trail, there are rhododendrons, white pines, grassy meadows, and two bridges.
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29688
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The Pardee & Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy (CMLC) White Squirrel Hiking Challenge features eight hikes on CMLC-conserved lands in Western North Carolina. The purpose of the challenge is for people to explore and discover North Carolina landscapes while staying active and healthy. Details on each of the hikes are provided.
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29832
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Western North Carolina offers a plentitude of places to explore with dogs. Erica Kilgo, manager of Patton Avenue Pet Company, discusses the best places to hike with dogs, leash requirements, outdoor training, mountain safety and traveling.
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