Black Mountain / South Toe River Area

  

The South Toe River area is on the Appalachian Ranger District near Burnsville, NC. This area includes the Black Mountains, the Blue Ridge, and the headwaters of the South Toe River. The Black Mountains, capped with a forest of red spruce and Fraser fir, are named for the resulting dark color. Along the South Toe River, you can camp, picnic, fish, swim, tube, bike, and horseback ride.

General Information

General Notes:

Appalachian Ranger District
(828) 689-9694


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Hunting

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Nature Viewing

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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Swimming

Recreation areas with activity Swimming:

Swimming in the South Toe River is available. There is no "entrance", as the area is not a park, but a forest. Be sure to investigate your trip ahead of time to be sure you are not on private property. Maps can be found here: Pisgah National Forest Maps

Tubing

Recreation areas with activity Tubing:

Tubing on the South Toe River, however, tubes are not available to rent.

 

There is no "entrance", as the area is not a park, but a forest. Be sure to investigate your trip ahead of time to be sure you are not on private property. Maps can be found here: Pisgah National Forest Maps

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
35.283295

  Longitude : 
-82.721836

 



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