Brushy Mountain Trail to Trillium Ga is a must If you are ever at Trillium Gap This bald-like peak of just over 4,900 feet is only a shy mile and a moderate hike up to one the best panoramas in the park. Clouds rarely obscure the view as at LeConte and the vistas are in all directions. Flora is scrubby brush and rhododendron, and the trail is well maintained.
Five trails lead up to the slopes of Mt. Le Conte: Alum Cave, Bull Head, Rainbow Falls, The Boulevard, and Trillium Gap. This section serves as an introduction to all five trails. Mt. LeConte Lodge is […]
The Boulevard Trail is an eight-mile walk to Mount LeConte. Follow the Appalachian Trail from Newfound Gap northeastward. The beautiful trail is wide and busy for the first mile or so. Frequent views through the […]