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Spring Hike (Balsam Natural Trail Guided Hike)

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Spring Hike (Balsam Natural Trail Guided Hike)

Celebrate Spring by taking  a hike with a park ranger and learn about the natural and cultural histroy of Mt. Mitchell State Park.
Be prepared for a short hike on the Balsam Nature Trail 3/4 loop

Date of Event: 
Sunday, May 13, 2018 - 1:00pm
Start Location: 
Balsam Nature Trail (Upper Summit Parking Lot)

Mount Mitchell State Park

2388 State Highway 128
BurnsvilleNC 28714
Latitude: 35.752800
Longitude: -82.273700

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