Other Websites

Pisgah 400 Challenge

South Beyond 6000 Ascent

Blue Ridge Parkway Interactive Mapgood site to check for Parkway closures

Art Loeb Shuttle Service

Carolina Mountain Club

Conserving Carolina 

Forest Trails Explorer

Foothills Trail Conference
For Shuttle Service contact Taz at 864-431-0447

Highest Peaks in Eastern US— a list of the mountains 6000 feet or more east of the Mississippi

Hiker to Hiker – descriptions of many hikes in western NC

Hiking the Smokys – site provides detailed information on Smoky Mountains National Park trails; includes trail descriptions, key features, pictures, video, maps, elevation profiles, hiking news and more

Mountain-to-Sea Trail, Friends of –everything you need to hike the MST

South Carolina Hiking Trails – good list and descriptions of SC trails, including Foothills Trail)

Western NC Outdoors Hiking in Western NC – Provides many hiking descriptions, categorized in different ways that can be searched.

WNC Outdoors Info — information about western NC, including updates re closings, projects and maps

Trekking Poles–good article about reasons for using hiking poles

Proper Use of Trekking Poles Video-(most Pisgah Hikers use them incorrectly!)

Easy Trekking Pole Tip Replacement Video 1

Easy Trekking Pole Tip Replacement Video 2

Oconee Bells