The 6.6-Mile Shuckstack Fire Tower Trail In North Carolina Is One Of The Best Trails In The Great Smoky Mountains
Hiking in America’s most visited national park (yes, that would be the Great Smoky Mountains National Park) is always a treasured experience, regardless of what trail you’re exploring. From trails that lead absolutely nowhere to hikes that travel to lost villages deep in the woods, the park is filled with unparalleled hiking adventures. However, even though the most savvy, experienced hiker would be hard-pressed to name just one trail in the park as a favorite, the trail to Shuckstack Fire Tower definitely belongs on the bucket list.
Most people set aside at least five or six hours for this hike. Be sure to bring plenty of water and a snack! This trail can be a challenge, so come prepared. To learn more about the trail, check out this link at AllTrails.
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Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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