Crag Crest Trail reviews
the trail is beautiful and the views from the top are stunning. If you want to avoid 'crowds' (or, basically, high traffic), head out earlier in the day. We reached the summit around noon and it... more »
The trail was wonderful in early autumn. The weather was nice and crisp and the trail rewards you with clearings of golden sunlight if you are hiking in the early morning or around dusk. It can be..... more »
Was a fun hike ! Great views! The trail i would say some parts of it are fairly difficult but really if you are fairly fit physically you should have no problems. 6.8 miles
Awesome trail with incredible views on both sides. This trail goes over 11,000 feet but with a high starting elevation, it is not exhausting at all. First part is heavily forested which shades for the first mile or two on the climb. Be patient because once out of the forest the views are awesome.
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