Devil's Courthouse, Pisgah Forest

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Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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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  • Great view. Short but tough hikes leads you to a gorgeous view or mountains and valleys all around you. A must see  more »
  • Devil's Courthouse is near Mile Marker 422.4 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. There are scenic views from the Overlook of the mountains and the craggy outcropping that is name "Devil's Courthouse." The...  more »
  • 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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