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North Carolina National Recreation Trails

The newest NRTs in North Carolina:


NRTBrowse all National Recreation Trails in North Carolina: There are 526.47 miles of NRTs in North Carolina and 35 trails!

Visit North Carolina's "Featured" National Recreational Trails for the most recently designated trail(s)

Visit the National Recreation Trails website to learn more about the NRT program and access over 1,200 NRTs from across the country

 

North Carolina Bicycling and Mountain Biking

 

    Mountain bike trails with detailed maps and descriptions from North Carolina mountain biking books at Trails.com:

    North Carolina bike rides on roads and paved pathways from road biking books at Trails.com:

    Blue Ridge Bicycle Club lists recommended mountain bike rides in Pisgah National Forest: www.blueridgebicycleclub.org/

    Brushy Mountain Cyclists Club, Wilkesboro, NC, has built 6 miles of mountain bike trails near the W. Kerr Scott Dam and Reservoir in partnership with the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers: www.bmcc.us/

    East Coast Greenway is a project to link seabord states with trails and on-road routes; information is available for all traversed states: ME, NH, Massachusetts, RI, CT, NY, NJ, PA, DE, MD, DC, VA, NC, SC, GA, and FL: www.greenway.org/

    North Carolina Bicycle Club (NCBC) site is another center for information: http://ncbikeclub.org/

    Pisgah Area SORBA volunteers put in 2,017 work hours on the trails in Pisgah National Forest,in 2008; get involved: www.pisgahareasorba.org

    Tarheel Trailblazers is the Charlotte area mountain bike club: www.tarheeltrailblazers.com/

    TriangleMTB.com covers Mountain Biking in the Triangle Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill region: www.trianglemtb.com/

    Uwharrie Mountain Bike Association works to establish and develop mountain bike riding opportunities in central North Carolina's Uwharrie National Forest: www.sorbauwharrie.org/

North Carolina Equestrian Trails

 

     

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North Carolina Greenways and Community Trails

 

North Carolina Hiking Trails

 

North Carolina Long-Distance Trails

 

    Hiking trails along the Appalachian Trail (AT) in North Carolina at Trails.com:

    The 88 miles of Appalachian Trail in western North Carolina offers panoramic views, deep forests, and a feeling of remoteness

    The planned 273-mile Benton MacKaye Trail, who inspired the creation of the Appalachian Trail, will extend from Springer Mountain, GA, through Cherokee National Forest in TN and the GreAugust 9, 2007il: www.bmta.org/

    Great Eastern Trail plans to link existing trails alongthe Appalachian Mountains from Alabama to the Finger Lakes Trail in New York: www.greateasterntrail.net/

    Mountains to Sea Trail is a 900+ mile trail consisting of footpaths, roads, and state bike routes that is plannedd to reach across North Carolina: www.ncmst.org/

North Carolina Off-Highway Vehicle Trails

 

    Southern Four Wheel Drive Association provides land use information, events, contacts, education, and photos: www.sfwda.org/

North Carolina Rail Trails and Canal Trails

 

North Carolina Snow Trails

 

North Carolina Waterway and Boating Trails

 

North Carolina Statewide Advocacy and Resources

 

North Carolina State Trails Program

 

North Carolina Outdoor Recreation

 

 

 

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