Cat Gap Bypass Trail

At A Glance


0.4 mi one-way

Difficulty Rating: 0.4 (Easy)
Steepness: Level
Tread Condition: Few Obstacles
Blaze Color: Yellow
Trail Number: 120A
Hikes That Use This Trail: John Rock Loop

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.


Level or gradually climbing trail swings into coves & around ridges. Mixed hardwood forest w/ some hemlocks & pines. Pleasant walk. Cuts off climb up to Cat Gap from the Cat Gap Loop. Int. w/ John Rock trail.


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Total Calculated Length: 0.66 mi

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

Intersecting Trails

  • John Rock
  • Cat Gap Loop
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    Robert Foster said: Great trail! A few great climbs and then it's downhill and amazing sites. Great for dog hike as well. Our beagle loved it. We saw everything from small falls to rhododendron tunnels and so on. A lot of nice places to camp as well.
    Sunday, August 17 2014 7:16pm
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