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The Best Hiking in Wilkesboro

Looking for the best hiking in Wilkesboro? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Wilkesboro. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top hiking spots in and near Wilkesboro

  • Hiddenite, United States

    Hike The Hollow Rock Trail at Rocky Face Mountain

    4.0
    2.4 mi / 514 ft gain
    From the parking lot, head northwest to find the trailhead for Buzzard Roost Loop. Follow that and stay left to meet up with the Hollow Rock Trail. This is a moderate hike with great views of the park. Perfect for a quick escape with the family. For a quick and tasty bite after your hike, hit up ...
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  • Hiddenite, North Carolina

    Grindstone Trail

    1.86 mi / 295 ft gain
    Grindstone Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Taylorsville, North Carolina.
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  • Hiddenite, North Carolina

    Hollow Rock Trail

    3.42 mi / 722 ft gain
    Hollow Rock Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Taylorsville, North Carolina.
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  • Purlear, North Carolina

    The Lump Trail

    4.0
    0.27 mi / 82 ft gain
    The Lump Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Purlear, North Carolina.
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  • Traphill, North Carolina

    Doughton Recreation Area Loop

    15.76 mi / 3225 ft gain
    Doughton Recreation Area Loop is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Traphill, North Carolina.
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  • Traphill, North Carolina

    Caudill Cabin Trail

    9.4 mi / 1867 ft gain
    Caudill Cabin Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Traphill, North Carolina.
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  • Traphill, North Carolina

    Cedar Ridge Trail to Brinegar Cabin

    9 mi / 2277 ft gain
    Cedar Ridge Trail to Brinegar Cabin is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Traphill, North Carolina.
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  • Hays, North Carolina

    Hike along Basin Creek in Doughton Park

    5.0
    11 mi / 1800 ft gain
    A treasure in North Carolina that doesn't get as much attention as it should, Doughton Park has some of the best trails around. It is the largest park operated by the Blue Ridge Parkway and has over 30 miles of trails available.  The parking area for the Basin Creek Trail is small, but rarely cro...
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  • Traphill, North Carolina

    Grassy Gap Fire Road, Bluff Ridge, Bluff Mountain and Cedar Ridge Trail Loop

    12.56 mi / 2927 ft gain
    Grassy Gap Fire Road, Bluff Ridge, Bluff Mountain and Cedar Ridge Trail Loop is a loop trail where you may see local wildlife located near Mc Grady, North Carolina.
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  • Traphill, North Carolina

    Sawyers Trail

    3.56 mi / 673 ft gain
    Sawyers Trail is an out-and-back trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Traphill, North Carolina.
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  • Traphill, North Carolina

    Middle and Lower Falls

    2.74 mi / 351 ft gain
    Middle and Lower Falls is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located neutrophil, North Carolina.
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  • Thurmond, North Carolina

    Wells Knob via Mountains-to-Sea Trail

    3.32 mi / 600 ft gain
    Wells Knob via Mountains-to-Sea Trail is an out-and-back trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Elkin, North Carolina.
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  • Wilkes County, North Carolina

    Devils Garden Overlook Loop Trail

    9.67 mi / 2566 ft gain
    Devils Garden Overlook Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Traphill, North Carolina.
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  • Purlear, North Carolina

    Cascades Trail

    5.0
    0.86 mi / 220 ft gain
    Cascades Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Deep Gap, North Carolina.
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  • Roaring Gap, North Carolina

    Stone Mountain Loop Trail

    4.7 mi / 856 ft gain
    Stone Mountain Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Roaring Gap, North Carolina.
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  • Roaring Gap, North Carolina

    Stone Mountain Trail

    3.45 mi / 535 ft gain
    Stone Mountain Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Roaring Gap, North Carolina.
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