Devil's Den Nature TR 192

This short trail is located at Black Mountain Campground and passes through beautiful stands of poplar, oaks and by some magnificent boulders.

Total Length: 0.7 mile

Total Elevation Change: 170 feet

Degree of Difficulty: Easy

Beginning Point: Black Mountain Campground

Ending Point: Black Mountain Campground

Average Hiking Time: 1 hour (one way)

Amount of Use: Heavy

Blaze Color: Yellow

Area Trail Map: South Toe River, Mount Mitchell & Big Ivy Trail Map

USGS Quad Map: Celo

General Information


From Burnsville, go east on US 19E for about 4.3 miles. Turn right onto NC 80. After 0.6 mile, turn right again to stay on NC 80. Follow this road for 11.6 miles. After passing Mt. Mitchell Golf Course, turn right onto South Toe River Road/NFSR 472. This road soon changes to gravel. Arrive at an intersection and turn right towards Black Mountain Campground. 


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