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Worth the drive; Closed?

We last did this drive & hike in 2016 and we drove in an Audi A4 Avant. All the recommendations for... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Frank N
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Don't need hiking skills but do need bushwhacking skills

The Park Service told us that the road was closed but we could park and walk down the road for 2... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Kvltz
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Brevard, North Carolina
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A 60-foot high limestone arch in the south section of the park.
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

We last did this drive & hike in 2016 and we drove in an Audi A4 Avant. All the recommendations for travel now suggest a high-clearance all wheel drive. So I don't know if the road has changed or not but it was a relatively...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

The Park Service told us that the road was closed but we could park and walk down the road for 2 miles to the trailhead. NOT TRUE. The road is gone. We were on pieces of road and creek beds and walking trails. With no...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

I hike this trail in 2010, previous to the fire damage that occurred in 2013 and found the place to be magnificent. That is all now changed due to major fire damage. The effects of fire damage on the land are obvious as the once...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 3 August 2015

The road into Lexington Arch technically was closed due to the 2013 fire in the area.....but 4 vehicles besides our did get back the very rough road to hike up to the arch. DO NOT EVEN ATTEMPT IT WITHOUT 4 WHEEL DRIVE.....the Arch was well...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 27 May 2014

The trail beyond the closed sign which is often removed by jerks place anyone with a lack of serious four-wheel skills in jeopardy. The fire from 2013 blazed up the canyon and a later heavy rain removed the trail completely. Do not attempt in anything...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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