Rainbow Road Trail

At A Glance

Easy

1.9 mi one-way

Steepness: Climbs Gently
Tread Condition: Few Obstacles
Blaze Color: Orange

This trail is located in the Montreat area. For a list of all the trails in that area, see the Montreat trails list page.

Description

The trail follows an old roadbed for most of its length. The trail ends at the gap where Old Trestle Road and Old Mitchell Toll Road split near the Lookout trail.

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Trail Segments

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:

Rainbow Road - Parking to Driveway

  • Allowed Uses: Hiking, Mountain Biking
  • Length: 0.6 mi

Rainbow Road - Driveway to Rainbow Mt. Connector

  • Allowed Uses: Hiking, Mountain Biking
  • Length: 0.47 mi

Rainbow Road - Rainbow Mt Connector to Rainbow Mt

  • Allowed Uses: Hiking, Mountain Biking
  • Length: 0.19 mi

Rainbow Road - Rainbow Mt to Alt.

  • Allowed Uses: Hiking, Mountain Biking
  • Length: 0.41 mi

Rainbow Road - Alt. Split to Rainbow Gap

  • Allowed Uses: Hiking, Mountain Biking
  • Length: 0.14 mi

Total Calculated Length: 1.81 mi

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

Intersecting Trails

  • Lookout
  • Old Trestle Road
  • Rainbow Mountain
  • Rainbow Traverse
  • Feedback

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