Middle Prong Wilderness, NC

US Forest Service

Middle Prong Wilderness

Middle Prong Wilderness area is 7,900 acres of steep, rugged high-elevation ridges ranging from 3,200 to over 6,400 feet. The area gets its name from the Middle Prong of the Pigeon River finding whose...[more]




Middle Prong WA is also north of the BRP, but west of NC 215. Its southern boundary is the BRP, and it encompasses much of the district land between the BRP and the Sunburst Campground and Picnic Area.

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