Top Spots

Bakers Mountain Loop Trail

Hickory, North Carolina

2.52 mi / 574 ft gain

Bakers Mountain Trail

Hickory, North Carolina

2.21 mi / 531 ft gain

Hickory Springs Loop

Hickory, North Carolina

1.88 mi / 177 ft gain

Geitner Rotary Park Loop

Hickory, North Carolina

2.65 mi / 354 ft gain

Hidden Cove Trail

Connelly Springs, North Carolina

2.77 mi / 932 ft gain

Catawba River Greenway

Morganton, North Carolina

4.02 mi / 299 ft gain

Little River to Upper CCC to Horseridge to Upper Falls Loop

Connelly Springs, North Carolina

11.87 mi / 1896 ft gain

Hemlock Nature, Upper Falls, and High Shoals Falls Loop

Connelly Springs, North Carolina

14.61 mi / 2730 ft gain

Shinny Creek Loop Trail

3001 South Mountain Park, North Carolina

6.72 mi / 1480 ft gain

Places to stay

Newland, North Carolina

Linville Falls Campground

Boomer, North Carolina

Boomer Park Shelter

Ferguson, North Carolina

Warrior Creek

Boomer, North Carolina

Keowee Park Shelter

Wilkesboro, North Carolina

Bandits Roost

Blue Ridge Parkway

Julian Price Campground

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