Avery Creek Trail

At A Glance


3.2 mi one-way

Difficulty Rating: 3.2
Steepness: Climbs Moderately
Tread Condition: Moderately Rough
Blaze Color: Blue
Trail Number: 327


Steep, rocky at northwest (upper) end. Passes through some logged areas. Passes a large waterfall, and through hemlock and rhododendron groves. Southeast end is a standard wet, creekside trail with log bridges. Can be used to make several looops in the vicinity.

Intersecting Trails

  • Black Mountain
  • Buckhorn Gap
  • Buckwheat Knob
  • Club Gap
  • This trail is located in the Davidson River area. For a list of all the trails in that area, see the Davidson River trails list page.

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    Trail Segments

    Trails are often made up of several connecting paths which may have different characteristics, allowed uses, and seasons. This trail is divided into multiple segments as follows:

    Avery Creek - Crossing to Buckwheat Knob

    • Allowed Uses: Hiking, Mountain Biking
    • Length: 2.34 mi

    Buckhorn Gap - Avery Creek Crossing

    • Allowed Uses: Hiking, Mountain Biking
    • Length: 68 ft

    Avery Creek - FS 475 to Avery Creek Crossing

    • Allowed Uses: Hiking, Mountain Biking
    • Length: 0.83 mi

    Total Calculated Length: 3.19 mi

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



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