Thompson Creek Trail

At A Glance

2.4 mi one-way

Difficulty Rating: 2.4 (Difficult)
Steepness: Climbs Steeply
Tread Condition: Moderately Rough
Blaze Color: Blue
Trail Number: 602


Climbs steeply from FS 1206 to the Pilot Rock trail near the summit of Little Bald Mountain. Starts in a cove with one significant creek crossing, through young cove forest. Winds up passing through several switchbacks into an older, yet shorter, gnarled forest and thickets of mountain laurel.

Intersecting Trails

  • Pilot Rock
  • This trail is located in the Mills River area. For a list of all the trails in that area, see the Mills River trails list page.

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    Total Calculated Length: 2.09 mi

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



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