Popular Trips in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Long Branch Trail - Nantahala National Forest
Rainbow Springs, North Carolina, United States
Rainbow Falls at Gorges State Park
Sapphire, North Carolina, United States
I hiked to Rainbow Falls on the west side of in Gorges State Park in Transylvania County, North Carolina. Note I only hiked to Rainbow Falls; there area couple more waterfalls if you stay on the same trail. Hike writeup to come at Two-Heel Drive
Hen Wallow Falls, GSMNP
Catons Grove, Tennessee, United States
Chele, Sock Monkey, and I hiking Gabes Mtn Trail to Hen Wallow Falls
Charlie's bunion via the AT and back
This hike has been completed 3 times now, this was the first time that we attempted this hike purely for the sake of birds present. Our target species was the Black-throated Blue which had already left sadly, but we managed to pick up another target species, Ruffed Grouse. Species of possible interests and mostly commonality included:Dark-eyed Junco (extremely common)Golden-crowned Kinglet (Abundant)Ruby-crowned Kinglet (moderate amount)Black-capped Chickadee (5 total)Red-breasted Nuthatch (12+)Hairy Woodpecker (1)Eastern Towhee...
Mt Sterling via Baxter Creek Tr
Crestmont, North Carolina, United States
My second attempt in three days. Made it to the top this time. More pictures to follow.
Glenville, North Carolina, United States
I did this trip with a 28 lb pack. The trail is very relaxing. One section required a creek crossing (see pics).