Hiking The Wolf Ridge Trail

The 14th most popular hiking trail in Tennessee.

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The Wolf Ridge Trail is a 67 mile hiking route open to hikers and equestrians.

To reach the trailhead from the intersection of US 129 and SR 28, head east on SR 28. Travel 3 miles to the trailhead on the left.

Overall, Wolf Ridge Trail is the 14th most popular hiking trail of all 23 hikes in Tennessee. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Wolf Ridge Trail including Balsam Mountain Trail, Cooper Road Trail, Lakeshore Trail, Deep Creek Trail, Foothills Parkway and Welch Ridge Trail.


Local Contact(s):  Great Smoky Mountains National Park (865) 436-1200; Backcountry Permits (865) 436-1231.

Recommended Book:  "50 Hikes in Tennessee" from Johnny Molloy

Recommended Map:  "Great Smoky Mountains National Park" from Trails Illustrated

Best Season:  May - Oct

Base Camp:  Ocona Valley Motel, Cherokee (828) 497-4618; Mt. Leconte Lodge (865) 429-5704

Luxury Loding:  Buckhorn Inn, Gatlinburg (865) 436-4668; The Swag Cabins (800) 789-7672

Breakfast Restaurant:  Grandmas Kitchen, Cherokee; Oid Mill, Pigeon Forge

Reference Source:  click here http://www.nps.gov/grsm/

Article Source:   Hiking The Wolf Ridge Trail https://www.trailsource.com/?type=HIKE&id=17389

GPS:  35.46731, -83.8777

Date Published:  12/29/2015

Date Updated:  7/9/2016

ID:  17389

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