Best trails in Burke County

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What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Burke County, North Carolina. The Linville Gorge Loop is the most popular trail. The trails have 11 user reviews with great photos and information. There are trails of various difficulty levels including easy, medium, and difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Jonas Ridge Trail and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Sullivans Pass Trail from Brown Mountain Trailhead. The longest trail is the Linville Gorge Loop at 41.4 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Wisemans View Trail at 573 m. Get off line access to Viewpoint, Campsite, Water, and Peak locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

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