Trails in the Pisgah Ranger District Trailhead Area

Here is a list of all trails in the Pisgah Ranger District Trailhead area.

Each trail has its own printable page with all the information and links, including (where available):

  • directions to the starting point
  • difficulty
  • length
  • elevation change
  • a map
  • photos from along the way, and
  • a detailed description and trail directions.

For general information about the Pisgah Ranger District trailhead, see the Pisgah Ranger District Trailhead page.

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Beetree Trail

  • 1.8mi, ,

Courthouse Creek Trail

  • 1.8mi, ,

Courthouse Falls Trail

  • Short, moderate spur descent from Summey Cove tr. to base of falls. Steps at lower end. Highly recommended.
  • 0.3mi, Climbs Moderately, Moderately Rough

Foster Creek Trail

  • Pleasant, easy trail travels through the lowlands beside Foster Creek, in a rather detached section of Pisgah National Forest. No intersections with any other trails (except the old logging road). Mostly white pine and cove hardwood forests, with an...
  • 1.59mi, Some Hills, Few Obstacles

Rainbow Falls Trail

  • mi, Hilly, Moderately Rough

Summey Cove Trail

  • Extremely poorly designed at NC 215 (east) end. Extremely steep. Rest of trail generally follows old roadbeds; very wet & muddy in places. Frequently used to access Courthouse Falls trail on west end, this section of trail is nice and travels...
  • 2mi, Hilly, Moderately Rough