Buncombe County Recreation Services celebrates the kaleidoscope of fall color that define the region as leaves change with a local day hike. Due to COVID-19 safety precautions, space is limited to 15 hikers and advance registration is required. Everyone is also required to wear a face covering that completely covers their mouth and nose and remain at least six feet apart from others who do not live in their household.
Collier Cove Nature Preserve – Oct. 24, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
- Distance: 2 miles
- Difficulty: Some Obstacles
- Steepness: Very Steep
- Tread Condition: Moderately Rough
- Enjoy a plethora of wildlife, breezes, and views of the summits of Bearwallow Mountain, Little Pisgah Mountain, and the upper end of Hickory Nut Gorge.
- Dogs and other pets are not allowed on this group hike. However, please be aware others using this trail may have four-legged friends with them.
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What to Bring Hiking
- Face covering that completely covers the mouth and nose
- Hand sanitizer
- Daypack or backpack
- Weather-appropriate clothing (The temperature and wind can change with elevation, so layers are recommended.)
- Hiking boots or shoes
- Trail snacks
- Insect repellant (optional)
- Sunglasses (optional)
- Hat or bandana (optional)
- Binoculars (optional)
- Camera (optional)
- Trekking poles (optional)
- Compass (optional)
- Whistle (optional)
- Knife or multi-tool (optional)
- First aid kit (optional)
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