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Black Balsam Knob Road

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Evelyn
Evelyn
August 06, 2018
Devil's Courthouse and Black Balsam is a 0.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Canton, North Carolina that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. Devil's Courthouse - A moderate to strenuous 1 mile RT climb to a walled lookout above the Blue Ridge. …
Jillian
Jillian
December 24, 2017
Great trails and the best place to pick wild blueberries. Graveyard Fields just N of there is fun as well. Lots of flora in both places.
Joseph.B
Joseph.B
September 18, 2017
A must-hike along the Blue Ridge Parkway (milepost 420.2, about 26 miles from Asheville) is the Black Balsam Knob area, which includes some of the most spectacular mountain balds in the Southern Appalachians. Walk almost three miles on the balds without dropping back into the trees. With views…
Meg
Meg
September 20, 2016
do NOT miss this if you have time...about a 45 minute drive...just divine! I'm not sure why the "road" part came up...I am talking about Black Balsam Knob on the Blue Ridge Parkway...google image it!
Location
Canton, NC 28716