Club Gap Trail
At A Glance
0.8 mi one-way
Difficulty Rating: 1.72
Steepness: Climbs Moderately
Tread Condition: Some Obstacles
Lowest Elevation: 3400 ft
Highest Elevation: 3775 ft
Climb Total: 475 ft
Blaze Color: Yellow
Trail Number: 343
From FS 477/Avery Creek Road, climbs a bit through a shallow cove up and over the ridge, then descends into the next cove before resuming the climb up through that. The trail is muddy and wet in places and crosses small tributary branches. Turns south and climbs the cove up toward Club Gap through a few switchbacks, steeply in places. There is a teeny tiny head-high waterfall on the creek in high water. Passes under the high tension power line before emerging into Club Bap under one of the pylons at the 4-way junction with Buckwheat Knob, Black Mountain, and Avery Creek trails.
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