Green Ridge Trail
At A Glance
3.9 mi one-way
Difficulty Rating: 3.9
Steepness: Climbs Steeply
Tread Condition: Moderately Rough
Blaze Color: Yellow
Trail Number: 287
This trail begins at the gate on FS 3509 and follows gravel road for one mile. At this point, the trail leaves the gravel road and follows an old wooded road into a cove. The path then steadily climbs Green Ridge and crosses Dry Creek headwaters. The trail eventually reaches Green Ridge Mountain's crest, which it follows to its terminus with the Appalachian Trail.
This trail is located in the Shelton Laurel Backcountry & Camp Creek Bald area. For a list of all the trails in that area, see the Shelton Laurel Backcountry & Camp Creek Bald trails list page.
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[Site Admin] Jordan M. said: Thanks Ben - you're right! We don't have the GPS data for this trail ready yet. We've removed it for now.
Ben Fowler said: The gps cords are wrong. they take you to south toe area. thought you would want to know Thanks Ben