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[at-l] Art Loeb Trail
Here's the map site: http://maps.nationalgeographic.com/trails/
You'll need Map 780 - Pisgah Ranger District.
At 09:37 AM 10/25/2002 -0400, you wrote:
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>I'm sending this to the list because Jan's personal email bounced on me. Not
>sure if it get to her this way, but.....
>In a message dated 10/25/2002 9:08:05 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
> > sLY,
> > iS THERE A MAP ANYWHERE ON THE WEB YOU KNOW OF? i CAN'T FIND ONE, THO i
> > ONE ON ORDER FROM nATL. gEOGRAPHIC.
> > ( ooops, sorry about caps)
> > Want to do that Trail soon, maybe next weekend. Where to start? North or
> > south? Know anything about water?
>The National geographic Trails Illustrated map is the one I have. You
>shouldn't have any problems using that. The Shinning Rock wilderness doesn't
>have blazes or markers, but again, it shouldn't be a problem. Allen DeHart's
>NC Hiking Trails has it going south to north, if you want to use his
>descriptions. It's rated moderate to strenuous. Including Cold Mountain,
>it's 33 miles, with 4,084 feet of elevation gain. I don't think water will
>be much of a problem, it's been raining here pretty good the last couple
>weeks. I know there are one or two shelters on the southern half and some
>good camping in the north. It's an awesome trail.
> > Slyatpct@aol.com wrote:
> > >
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> > > Someone said the Art Loeb Trail ends on Cold Mountain. I think they may
> > be
> > > mistaken and that it ends at the Boy Scout Camp or Davidson
> Campground for
> > > those going south. Cold Mountain would be a side trip well worth doing
> > even
> > > though I missed it the 1st time around. I still have the southern
> half to
> > > do, but Cheryl has hike the whole trail.
> > >
> > > For more cool pics from the ART check this sight out.
> > >
> > > <A HREF="http://www.griztrax.net/Appalachians/loeb1.html">The Art
> Loeb Trail/Shining Rock, NC</A>
> > >
> > >
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