Devil's Courthouse, Pisgah Forest

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Devil's Courthouse is a mountain in the Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina in the United States of America. The mountain is located at the Western edge of the Pisgah National Forest about 10 miles (16 kilometers) northwest of Brevard and 28 miles (45 kilometers) southwest of Asheville. Located at milepost 422.4 (kilometer 679.8 km) of the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Devil's Courthouse has a moderate/strenuous trail climbing a half mile to its peak where panoramic views can be seen.
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  • This is a great, short hike off the Blue Ridge Parkway. You can park at the Devil's Courthouse overlook, then follow the trail to the short (about half a mile), steep hike up to ~5,700 feet, with...  more »
  • Best view from the BRP in my opinion! Very steep but the view is gorgeous! Very much worth the hike and would love to do it again! Got to say, I'm not in shape for this strenuous of a vertical hike.....  more »
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  • Great views! Is a bit of a hike. Good exercise. Uphill going in.
  • Unbelievable majestic view (here and at the numerous overlooks along the way)! Worth the trip, but realize that public facilities are are sparse on the Blue Ridge Parkway. There are facilities about 2 or 3 miles west of the Devil's Courthouse.

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