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Worth the effort

The summit is well worth the effort for the views alone. On a cool, crisp day I have been told you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
William O
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A View Worth Dying For

Was in a wedding at the restaurant, and the groom insisted on us all trekking to the top for... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2015
Lisa P
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Hope Mills, North Carolina
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Short Mount Jefferson hiking trail that starts at the parking lot and ends at the mountain's highest point.
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4 weeks ago
“Worth the effort”
13 Jul 2015
“A View Worth Dying For”
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Burnsville, NC
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The summit is well worth the effort for the views alone. On a cool, crisp day I have been told you can see all the way to the Charlotte skyline, over 88 miles away.

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Reviewed 14 July 2015

Was in a wedding at the restaurant, and the groom insisted on us all trekking to the top for pictures. Which, I am sure, will turn out spectacular. But in a strapless dress, even in mid-July, the wind is quite biting cold. And the hike...More

4  Thank Lisa P
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