Colbert Ridge Trail

At A Glance

3.6 mi one-way

Difficulty Rating: 3.6 ()
Steepness: Climbs Steeply
Blaze Color: Yellow
Trail Number: 178

This trail is located in the Black Mountains & Toe River area. For a list of all the trails in that area, see the Black Mountains & Toe River trails list page.


On clear days the trail has great views of Table Rock, Grandfather and Roan mountains. The trail ascends gently for the first half mile and then climbs steeply toward the terminus at Deep Gap with switchbacks near the top. The trail ends at a flat grassy area and intersects with the Black Mountain Crest Trail which may be used for primitive camping.


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Total Calculated Length: 3.67 mi

This value is derived from our underlying map data, and it may not match officially published information.



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