Top Spots

Highland Rail Trail

Gastonia, North Carolina

3.21 mi / 105 ft gain

Avon Creek Greenway

Gastonia, North Carolina

4.31 mi / 112 ft gain

Avon Creek and Catawba Creek Greenway

Gastonia, North Carolina

3.69 mi / 138 ft gain

Rankin Lake Loop

Gastonia, North Carolina

1.62 mi / 36 ft gain

Backside Trail

Gastonia, North Carolina

1.92 mi / 663 ft gain

Crowder Mountain via Tower Trail and Backside Trail Loop

Gastonia, North Carolina

2.74 mi / 630 ft gain

Backside, Rocktop, and Crowders Trail Loop

Gastonia, North Carolina

4.41 mi / 889 ft gain

South Fork Catawba Trail

Lowell, North Carolina

3.84 mi / 367 ft gain

Pinnacle Trail

522 Park Office Lane, North Carolina

3.96 mi / 676 ft gain

Places to stay

Fort Mill, South Carolina

Charlotte / Fort Mill KOA Journey

Gaffney, South Carolina

Spartanburg NE / Gaffney KOA Holiday

Statesville, North Carolina

Statesville / I-77 KOA Journey

Lancaster, South Carolina

Dockside Bluff on the Lake

From $20 / night

Union Mills, North Carolina

Happy Tales Campsite

From $108 / night

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