Bridge Trail

At A Glance

Moderate

0.4 mi one-way

Steepness: Climbs Moderately
Tread Condition: Moderately Rough

This trail is located in the Grandfather Mountain State Park area. For a list of all the trails in that area, see the Grandfather Mountain State Park trails list page.

Description

Climbs from the hiker parking area through a series of switchbacks through primarily spruce-fir woods, underneath the swinging bridge, and to the upper parking area and buildings. The understory is filled with rosebay rhododendron which bloom in July. Passes a big, neat cave shortly before going under the bridge. Makes a great alternative way to experience the bridge area and can be combined with the Grandfather and Grandfather Extension trails for a good, moderate loop hike.

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