River Ridge Loop TR 281

This trail offers scenic views of the French Broad River year round. Picnicking, fishing and vault toilets are available at Murray Branch Picnic Area.

Total Length: 1.3 miles

Total Elevation Change: 200 feet

Degree of Difficulty: Moderate

Beginning Point: Murray Branch Recreation Area

Ending Point: Murray Branch Recreation Area

Average Hiking Time: 1 hour (one way)

Amount of Use: Moderate

Blaze Color: Yellow Rectangle

Area Trail Map: Harmon Den/Hot Springs Trail Map

USGS Quad Map: Hot Springs


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