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

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.


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.

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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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  • Pilot Rock
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