Spivey Gap US 19 / US 19E Junction to Earnestville, TN

Higgins, North Carolina

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A 29-mile paved road that climbs up and over a remote, rugged mountain area into Tennessee. This drive winds through the rugged Bald Mountains, over a divide, and into Tennessee. It follows a quiet route off the beaten path that can easily be extended into a loop. Special attractions: Pisgah National Forest, Appalachian Trail, old barns, waterfalls, hiking, fishing, and fall colors. This eTrail is a complete description of a scenic drive with a route map and information on the best travel seasons, interesting sites, recreation opportunities, camping locations, and much more.
Scenic Driving North Carolina

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Scenic Driving North Carolina

by Laurence Parent (Falcon Guides)

A 29-mile paved road that climbs up and over a remote, rugged mountain area into Tennessee. This drive winds through the rugged Bald Mountains, over a divide, and into Tennessee. It follows a quiet route off the beaten path that can easily be extended into a loop.

Special attractions: Pisgah National Forest, Appalachian Trail, old barns, waterfalls, hiking, fishing, and fall colors. This eTrail is a complete description of a scenic drive with a route map and information on the best travel seasons, interesting sites, recreation opportunities, camping locations, and much more.

©  Laurence Parent/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Scenic Drives
Nearby City: Higgins
Distance: 29
Season: Best April through October
Local Contacts: Pisgah National Forest (Toecane and French Broad Ranger Districts)
Driving Directions: Directions to Spivey Gap: US 19 / US 19E Junction to Earnestville, TN

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A favorite section of mine from when I lived in Burnsville NC (only 30 minutes south on 19. Thems were the days...



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