Yellow Mountain Trail

If You Enjoy A Challenge When It Comes To Hiking Or Mountain Biking, This 12-mile Roundtrip Trail Is The One For You.

Rated as difficult, this is the highest mountain in the Highlands Ranger District with a strenuous trail stretching almost 6 miles long. The peak of Yellow Mountain features a fire tower, originally built in 1934 and then reconstructed recently in the early 1990s. Here, hikers and mountain bikers alike can enjoy a stunning 360-degree view of the terrain below. Click here to view/download the Yellow Mountain Trail topographic map.

Share

Contact Information

Get Directions 35.1404, -83.1685
Photo of Yellow Mountain Trail

Get Directions to Yellow Mountain Trail

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

View more hikes on the Jackson County hiking/trail map (download).

 

Leave No Trace — Seven Principles

1. Plan Ahead and Prepare
2. Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
3. Dispose of Waste Properly
4. Leave What You Find
5. Minimize Campfire Impacts
6. Respect Wildlife
7. Be Considerate of Other Visitors

For more details, visit www.lnt.org
©1999 by the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics

Discover Jackson County

Upcoming Events

  Upcoming Events

See All Events

Cashiers Plein Air Festival

Jul 17 until Jul 21  //  Starts: 12:00 am Ends: 11:59 pm

Cashiers Plein Air Festival is a biennial event held to raise funds to advance the mission of The Village Green. Artists set up their easels in and ar

See Event

Outdoors