North Carolina

Suggestions? Local tips? Tell us!

Difficulty
Easy Difficult
Distance
mi
 - 
mi
Rating
Distance
mi
 - 
mi
Difficulty
Easy Difficult
Rating

2,099 mi 3,378 km of trail 120 Featured Hikes

Gems 20 Gems Easy Trails 391 Trails Intermediate Trails 296 Trails Hard Trails 64 Trails

Area suggestions or local tips? Tell us!

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Share what you know about this area with the community.

Gems in North Carolina - 20

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Gems

Featured Hikes in North Carolina - 100

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Hikes

Trails in North Carolina - 631

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Trails

5.4 mi 8.7 km
#1 Boone Fork Trail
Blowing Rock, NC
5.4 mi 8.7 km Blowing Rock, NC
All Clear
Update
Some Mud
65 days ago
16 
Glen Alpine, NC
7.7 mi 12.4 km Glen Alpine, NC
All Clear
Update
Fallen Trees: Some fallen trees after you get up to Short off.
25 days ago
15.6 mi 25.1 km
#3 Hazel Creek Trail
Robbinsville, NC
15.6 mi 25.1 km Robbinsville, NC
Unknown
Update
2.8 mi 4.4 km
#4 Profile Trail
Banner Elk, NC
2.8 mi 4.4 km Banner Elk, NC
All Clear
Update
Muddy: The trail is now extended as the parking lot moved further down the road. New trail is really muddy.
79 days ago
6.6 mi 10.6 km
#5 Baxter Creek Trail
Cove Creek, NC
6.6 mi 10.6 km Cove Creek, NC
Unknown
Update
14.0 mi 22.5 km
#6 Linville Gorge Trail
Glen Alpine, NC
14.0 mi 22.5 km Glen Alpine, NC
Minor Issues
Update
Fallen Trees
96 days ago
Spruce Pine, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km Spruce Pine, NC
Unknown
Update
Danbury, NC
4.1 mi 6.7 km Danbury, NC
Unknown
Update
Burnsville, NC
2.4 mi 3.9 km Burnsville, NC
Unknown
Update
4.2 mi 6.7 km
#10 Springhouse Loop
Hillsborough, NC
4.2 mi 6.7 km Hillsborough, NC
Minor Issues
Update
Mostly Dry, Some Mud, Fallen Trees
17 days ago
Cullowhee, NC
2.0 mi 3.2 km Cullowhee, NC
Unknown
Update
0.8 mi 1.3 km
#12 Holman Loop
Butner, NC
0.8 mi 1.3 km Butner, NC
Unknown
Update
1.6 mi 2.5 km
#13 Justice Loop
Butner, NC
1.6 mi 2.5 km Butner, NC
Unknown
Update
Foscoe, NC
2.9 mi 4.6 km Foscoe, NC
Unknown
Update
Troy, NC
6.3 mi 10.1 km Troy, NC
All Clear
Update
Mostly Dry - I hiked it the day after a rainfall. The trail wasn't too bad until it switched into the climb with a lot of brush and tight singletrack. Very wet on the close bushes, which is to be expected. TONS of spider webs across the trail strung between trees.
63 days ago
Troy, NC
20.1 mi 32.4 km Troy, NC
Unknown
Update
Canton, NC
3.7 mi 5.9 km Canton, NC
All Clear
Update
Some Mud - many rock patches can be slippery after rain
88 days ago
Linville, NC
6.0 mi 9.6 km Linville, NC
Unknown
Update
0.6 mi 1.0 km
#19 Stairway Trail
Apex, NC
0.6 mi 1.0 km Apex, NC
Unknown
Update
Spruce Pine, NC
1.2 mi 1.9 km Spruce Pine, NC
Unknown
Update

Photos of North Carolina - 1115

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Photos

Classes & Events Near You

Find More Classes and Events

Shop REI Adventures

Find More REI Adventures


Hiking Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Hiking