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Birkhead Mountain Wilderness

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Recommended Routes in Birkhead Mountain Wilderness - 2

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Intermediate

Birkhead Wilderness Area 12 mi Overnight Backpacking Trip

11.7 mi 18.8 km 942' Up 287.18 m Up 937' Down 285.54 m Down

Denton, NC
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Intermediate

Birkhead Mountain Wilderness Loop

9.8 mi 15.8 km 995' Up 303.34 m Up 995' Down 303.35 m Down

Denton, NC

Birkhead Mountain Wilderness Hiking

  • 38 Miles 61 Kilometers of Trail
  • 2 Recommended Routes
  • 3 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 7 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 0 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Birkhead Mountain Wilderness - 8

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5.2 mi 8.3 km #1Birkhead Mountain Trail
Intermediate
Asheboro, NC
Intermediate
Asheboro, NC 11 
1.1 mi 1.8 km #2Shortcut Trail
Intermediate
Denton, NC
Intermediate
Denton, NC
0.4 mi 0.6 km #3Camp Four Trail
Intermediate
Denton, NC
Intermediate
Denton, NC
2.2 mi 3.6 km #4Camp Three Trail
Intermediate
Asheboro, NC
Intermediate
Asheboro, NC
3.2 mi 5.1 km #5Robbins Branch Trail
Intermediate
Denton, NC
Intermediate
Denton, NC
1.4 mi 2.3 km #6Hannah's Creek Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Denton, NC
Easy/Intermediate
Denton, NC
1.8 mi 2.9 km #7Thornburg Farm Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Denton, NC
Easy/Intermediate
Denton, NC
1.1 mi 1.8 km #8Cooper Cemetary Trail
Intermediate
Denton, NC
Intermediate
Denton, NC

Photos of Birkhead Mountain Wilderness - 19

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Trail
May 6, 2022 near Denton, NC
Stark winter forest at Camp 3
Feb 3, 2018 near Asheboro, NC
Two towers rock formation along the trail.
Feb 3, 2018 near Asheboro, NC
Overgrown relic on the trail
Feb 3, 2018 near Asheboro, NC
North Prong of Hannah's Creek
Feb 3, 2018 near Asheboro, NC
Sterling Cooper Grave Marker
May 6, 2022 near Denton, NC
Half a billion year old Greenstone boulders
Feb 12, 2018 near Denton, NC
Bare maple trees on a wet, foggy day.
Feb 12, 2018 near Asheboro, NC