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    Forney Creek Trail

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, North Carolina
    Distance11.1mi
    Elevation Gain5,208ft
    Trailhead Elevation2,182ft
    Top5,717ft
    Elevation Min/Max1750/5717ft
    Elevation Start/End2182/2172ft

    Forney Creek Trail

    Forney Creek Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Swain County, North Carolina. It is within Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 11.1 miles long and begins at 2,182 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 22.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 5,208 feet. The 68 (elevation 2,562 feet) and 74 (elevation 1,742 feet) camp sites can be seen along the trail. This trail connects with the following: Lakeshore Trail, Jonas Creek Trail, Springhouse Branch Trail and Forney Ridge Trail.
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    Trail Information

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park
    Nearby City
    Great Smoky Mountains National Park
    Parks
    Fishing, Camping
    Additional Use
    Views, Wild Flowers, Waterfalls
    Features
    Great Smoky Mountains National Park
    Local Contacts
    Clingmans Dome, Silers Bald, Noland Creek, and Bryson City USGS quads; Trails Illustrated #229 Great Smoky Mountains; Trails Illustrated #317 Clingmans Dome Cataloochee; Trails Illustrated #316 Cades Cove Elkmont (only shows western half of hike)
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