Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest to Tennessee State Line Trail North Carolina

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Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest is an approximately 3,800-acre tract of publicly owned virgin forest in Graham County, North Carolina, named in memory of poet Joyce Kilmer, best known for his …
Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest is an approximately 3,800-acre tract of publicly owned virgin forest in Graham County, North Carolina, named in memory of poet Joyce Kilmer, best known for his poem...

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Jul 1, 2022
If you've ever studied anything about nature and heard about old growth forests, you've heard how special they are. We never really realized what this meant until we visited Joyce Kilmer Memorial Fo… Full review by SouthwestLivingTV
Apr 14, 2021
Wanted to hike the Loop Trail, but the lower loop was under maintenace. We could still get to the Upper Loop. Enjoyable hike, but we did not do the whole upper loop since we wanted to drive part of… Full review by Vonnie J
Oct 15, 2020
Visited on a beautiful October morning. With some mobility issues and closure of the shorter trail we were not able to walk the trails. There were restrooms, picnic tables, and several displays at … Full review by EastTNTraveler

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Date founded:1936

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Is it dog friendly?
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Yes
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Can we bring our dogs on this hike?
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Yes
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Answer by Iris M · Mar 31, 2019
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Do you have tohike to see the "big" trees are is a car tour good for 80 year olds
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No car tour... You have to hike in to see them
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Answer by Iris M · Mar 31, 2019
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We'd like to do the entire figure 8 trail but are concerned about the bees and poison ivy that some have mentioned. Are …
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We'd like to do the entire figure 8 trail but are concerned about the bees and poison ivy that some have mentioned. Are they easily avoided, or are they prevalent throughout?
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I'm allergic to poison ivy but there wasn't enough to concern me. I'm not saying that some isn't near the trail, but it's not that prevalent--the trails are not overgrown with it. My husband …
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I'm allergic to poison ivy but there wasn't enough to concern me. I'm not saying that some isn't near the trail, but it's not that prevalent--the trails are not overgrown with it. My husband and I don't recall any problems with bees.
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What is the Forest Service?
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We are a federal agency under the U.S. Department of Agriculture that manages 193 million acres of land, roughly the size of Texas.
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