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13.7 miles

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Trail Difficulty


Δ Elevation (FT)

~2170 (+)

USGS Quad Map(s):  Bunches Bald, Dellwood

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Hemphill Bald Trail

North CarolinaTennessee | Great Smoky Mountains by v8.6m

Activities & Features


Hemphill Bald Trail is a tough hike Great Smoky Mountains National Park that is sure to delight hikers with superb scenery and solitude. This 13.7-mile loop features tremendous panoramic views, massive old growth forest and wonderful wildlife viewing opportunities. Along the way keep any eye out for CCC work and remnants of old farmsteads. There is plenty of camping available in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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Contact: Great Smoky Mountains National Park 107 Park Headquarters Road Gatlinburg, TN 37738

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