538 Trails in North Carolina

Trail Name Difficulty Length (mi) Rating City
Wolf Branch / 666 (Bent Creek) Intermediate 1.1 **** Asheville
Jim Branch Trail #41 (Dupont State Forest) Advanced 1.0 **** Brevard
Wilkie Trail, #90 (Dupont State Forest) Intermediate 1.0 **** Brevard
High Point (Jack Rabbit Trails) Intermediate 0.7 **** Hayesville
North Wake Landfill District Park Beginner 2.0 **** Raleigh
Dark Mountain Trail (Kerr Scott Trails) Intermediate 6.0 **** Wilkesboro
Cedar Rock Trail #16 (Dupont State Forest) Intermediate 2.0 **** Brevard
Tsali Recreation Area Intermediate 30.0 **** Bryson City
Forest Ridge Main Loop Beginner 1.6 **** Wake Forest
Darth Vader Intermediate 2.0 **** Elkin
Explorer Loop / 337 (Bent Creek) Intermediate 2.1 **** Asheville
Little Hickory Top / 136 (Bent Creek) Intermediate 1.9 **** Asheville
Hobby Park Intermediate 7.0 **** Winston-Salem
San-lee Park Intermediate 10.0 **** Sanford
Woodland Trail Beginner 3.0 **** Newton
Flint Ridge Advanced 5.0 **** Bryson City
Bracken Preserve Intermediate 8.0 **** Brevard
Colonel Francis Beatty Park Intermediate 7 **** Charlotte
Copperhead Trail (Country Park) Intermediate 4.0 **** Greensboro
Bicycle Post Trails Intermediate 10.0 **** Greenville
Daniel Ridge Intermediate 3.1 **** Brevard
Rocky River Trail Intermediate 9.0 **** Concord
Governor's Creek Intermediate 4.0 **** Sanford
Lake Hickory Trails Intermediate 6.0 **** Hickory
Flanners Beach Loop Beginner 4.0 **** Havelock
New Light Trails Intermediate 15.0 **** Raleigh
Blue Clay Bike Park Intermediate 7.0 **** Wilmington
Fisher Farm Park Intermediate 5.0 **** Davidson
Deadfall Trail Beginner 5.0 **** Oak Ridge
Forney Creek Trail Beginner 5.0 **** Denver
Sink's Way (Steele Creek Park) Intermediate 1.0 **** Bristol
Pilot Rock 1.8 **** Brevard
Estes Mill Trail aka Yellow Mailbox Trail Advanced 2.2 **** Mortimer
Upper Wilson's Ridge aka 21 Jumps (Wilson Ridge (269)) Intermediate 1.5 **** Mortimer
Downwinder Intermediate 4.0 **** Asheville
Beech Mountain Resort Advanced 5.0 **** Banner Elk
Norwood Loop (Itusi @ Lake Norman State Park) Beginner 1.7 **** Troutman
Shope creek Beginner 5.0 **** Asheville
Reeb Ranch Advanced 1.0 **** Brevard
Hooker Creek Trail (Dupont State Forest) Beginner 2.0 **** Brevard
Bigleaf Slopes Park Intermediate 3.0 **** Statesville
Hawk Loop (Itusi @ Lake Norman State Park) Beginner 1.9 **** Troutman
Green River Advanced 13.0 **** Saluda
7 Oaks Thread Trail Beginner 1.8 **** Belmont
Laurel Creek #348 Expert 1.4 **** Horse Shoe
Rocky Branch Trail Advanced 3.0 **** Belmont
Deer Lake Lodge / 664 (Bent Creek) Intermediate 1.0 **** Asheville
Hardtimes Connector / 661 (Bent Creek) Intermediate 0.6 **** Asheville
Homestead / 333 (Bent Creek) Intermediate 0.3 **** Asheville
Lower Sidehill / 137a (Bent Creek) Beginner 3.0 **** Asheville