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New Hope Creek Trail North

Durham, North Carolina



4.83 miles

Elevation Gain

377 ft

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New Hope Creek Trail North, located in Durham, North Carolina, is a well-maintained hiking trail that offers a variety of natural features. The trail spans approximately 4.83 miles, with a moderate difficulty level, making it suitable for hikers of varying skill levels. The trail is known for its unique rock formations and the presence of New Hope Creek, a small but vibrant water body that runs alongside the trail. The trail is home to a variety of plant and animal species, making it a great spot for wildlife observation. Hikers can expect to see a variety of birds, small mammals, and occasionally deer. The trail also features a variety of trees and plants, including oak, pine, and hickory trees. Hikers are advised to wear sturdy footwear due to the uneven terrain and occasional muddy patches. The trail is open year-round, but the best time to visit is during the spring and fall when the weather is mild and the foliage is at its peak. The trail is well-marked, but hikers are advised to carry a map for navigation.
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