Emerald Forest Walk

Johnson City, Tennessee 37605

Emerald Forest Walk

Emerald Forest Walk Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"This hike is a great way for hikers of any ability to soak in some special Southern Appalachian high country. Start high on a lesservisited segment of the Appalachian Trail. Head northbound on the shoulder of Unaka Mountain, making your way through varied forest environments. Th e AT rises to enter a deep, dark world of evergreen spruce trees. Top out on the mountain at nearly 5,200 feet, where the Emerald Forest displays an ecosystem not found elsewhere in the Tri-Cities region."

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Trail Information

Johnson City
Nearby City
2
Distance
Out-and-back
Trail Type
Easy to Moderate
Skill Level
2 hours
Duration
Year-round
Season
Pisgah National Forest
Local Contacts
USGS Unicoi
Local Maps

Activity Feed

Dec 2018