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Bearwaller Gap Trail

Intermediate/Difficult
 4.0 (10)

A scenic trail along the Cumberland River.


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Map Key

5.7

Miles

9.2

KM

Point to Point

860' 262 m

High

513' 156 m

Low

1,035' 315 m

Up

1,357' 413 m

Down

8%

Avg Grade (5°)

37%

Max Grade (20°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Lake · River/Creek · Views

Description

This is a scenic one-way trail that runs along Cumberland River and offers some nice views from the bluffs. The trail has some good change of slopes that might make it a bit more challenging.

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  4.0 from 10 votes

#1

in Carthage

#9571

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#1

in Carthage

#164

in Tennessee

#9,571

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Cordell Hull Lake at Defeated Creek Campground
May 6, 2022 near Carthage, TN
Cordell Hull Lake and Defeated Creek Campground
May 6, 2022 near Carthage, TN
Primitive campsite with outhouse, spring house, and fire pit.
May 6, 2022 near Carthage, TN
One of several stream crossings.
May 6, 2022 near Carthage, TN
View from overlook
May 6, 2022 near Carthage, TN

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Nov 12, 2021
Steve Vacula Jr
Sep 6, 2020
Moe Sy
Apr 18, 2020
Heather Kane
Oct 25, 2019
Kevin Shelton
Feb 2, 2019
Sara Anderson
Some muddy spots but overall pretty clear. Was prepared for (and terrified of) ticks but seem to have made it out without any contact. 12mi — 4h 45m
Jan 1, 2019
James S.
Jul 1, 2018
Lincoln Hulbert
Over grown trail had to stop multiple times to pull of ticks. Trail needs to be cleared more and grass trimmed back 5.7mi