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Snake Pit

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About Snake Pit:

Popular swmming hole on Watauga river just downstream of 321 bridge over the river, western Watauga county.
Nearest town or city: Sugar Grove
Directions: 321 N? towards Tenn. park on right of road about 1/2 mile past bridge(old wat. river road, laurel creek road, trashcan falls parking).
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Access Issues: Because of endless parking attrocities by drunk locals and ASU students, the DOT no longer allows parking at SNake Pit area and will tow cars. You are allowed to park 1/4 mile down the road at parking for Trashcan Falls (laurel creek), but you have to walk along the road, which can be heinous with the 55mph 2-lane. Be Aware.
Camping: No
When to Climb:
Quantity of Climbs: Weekend