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    Mountain Counties Want More Hiking Trials [NC]

    Whoohoo! More of this please...

    Mountain Counties Want More Hiking Trials [North Carolina news]

    Supposed to be "Trails" (I think).


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    I would settle for any right now!
    Is that too much to ask? Girls with frikkin' lasers on their heads?
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    Sounds great to me!!!
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    One of the unique aspects of the NC mountains is that they are nearly impossible to hike without a trail. I've hiked in the Uwharries without a trail, but they are completely different.

    Last time I was on top of Cold Mountain, I looked at the bowl stretching between Shining Rock and Cold Mtn, and wondered when was the last time anyone managed to bushwhack through there. Even bear hunter's dogs have a hard time!
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    I hope there is some considerable development in Ashe I love the area but there just is not much in the way of backpacking trails in the entire county. I have done some bushwhacking on several mountains in the county and there are some areas that would be great for some hiking trails.

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    interesting. can't wait for em! thanks for that post.

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