Swannanoa Valley Rim Hike #7: Patton’s Table
July 18 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hikers will witness what has been described as some of the most stunning scenery on the entire 900+ mile Mountain to Sea (MTS) Trail. This hike follows the MTS Trail to top of Bearwallow Stand Ridge and includes some bushwacking to arrive at the junction of the Old Perley-Crockett Railroad grade. These mountain, the Blacks, are the highest mountains in the Eastern United States and take their name from the darkly colored Fraser fir and red spruce trees that adorn their slopes.
Difficulty: Moderate/Difficult, 5.5 miles
Note: This hike is part of a series, which is goes on sale January 2, 2020. Hikers who wish to register for individual hikes may add their name to the waitlist by sending an email to email@example.com. Additional spaces for individual hikers on the waitlist may open up if a full series hiker cancels their registration.