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“Amazing View”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Max Patch

Max Patch
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248 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
“Amazing View”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2012

To get to Max Patch, you have to take dirt and gravel roads that will get your car VERY dirty. Once you reach it, though, it is a fairly short climb to the top of a grassy mountain where you can see for miles. People bring blankets to picnic there as well as frisbees and dogs. This place is accessible no matter what the weather. The hill and the view are what Max Patch is all about. There is nothing else there. There are some National Park Service restrooms here and there along the route. They are usually not very clean. Bring hand sanitizer.

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English first
asheville,nc
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328 reviews
73 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
“being on top of the world!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2012

I shouldn't tell everyone about this place...but gosh I love it there! Everytime I go its different. Its like being on top of the world. Like in the sound of music. Excellent views....beautiful place in the fall, clouds laying low in the valleys. Nice place to go to cool off in the summer. Weather can change quickly there. I like to go in the winter.

Visited January 2012
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Wadsworth, Ohio
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27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Amazing views at the top!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2012

The path on the left is not as direct, but makes for an easier trip down the mountain. The views at the summit are spectacular and not to be missed!

Visited January 2012
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Bryson City, North Carolina
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“GORGEOUS!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2012

A lovely stroll to a fabulous view! No hiking required. Just walk up, take in the 360 degree view and walk back to the car. If you are an avid hiker, you will find plenty of trails, including the AT.

Visited January 2012
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Mars Hill, North Carolina
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162 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
“Wonderful views and a great little hike”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2012

Get above the world here for a great view, not too crowded, and interesting road to this area. Hike around the rim is about 1 mi.

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