At A Glance
1.2 mi one-way
Difficulty Rating: 1.2
Steepness: Climbs Gently
Tread Condition: Some Obstacles
Blaze Color: Blue
Follows an old logging road. Easy but rocky; ends at Storyteller's Rock and a spectacular view of the Boone Bowl valley and up to Calloway Peak. Stream crossings, rhododendron tunnels, a spring channeled through a sluice, a stand of big-tooth aspens, and logging artifacts can all be found along the trail. Can be used with the Cragway, Daniel Boone Scout, and Tanawha trails to make a nice loop.
This trail also crosses into these trailhead areas:
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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:
Nuwati - Tanawha to Cragway
- Allowed Uses: Hiking
- Length: 0.64 mi
Nuwati Trail - Cragway to Campsites
- Allowed Uses: Hiking
- Length: 0.5 mi
Total Calculated Length: 1.14 mi
This value is derived from our underlying map data, and it may not match officially published information.
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