Roan Mountain Hike - Sat. June 1


North Carolina Hike Peaks Trail Association will celebrate National Trails Day, Saturday, June 1, with a five mile Roan Mountain hike. This is an out and back hike along Grassy Ridge from Carvers Gap. Featuring spectacular 360 degree views, the hike is up and down, but only has about 700 feet net elevation gain.
Meet at the Burnsville Town Square at 8:30 a.m. for car pooling, and bring wind jackets and water and snacks. For more information, call hike leader Dennis Smith at 675-9459 or 284-4000 or visit the association’s web page at or friend the group at