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713 mi 1,148 km of trail 27 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 142 Trails Intermediate Trails 199 Trails Hard Trails 9 Trails
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Recommended Routes in Raleigh - Durham Metro Area - 27

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Favorite Some of the quartz that is present on the Company Mill Trail.
Intermediate

Company Mill Trail

5.1 mi 8.2 km 382' Up 116.51 m Up 565' Down 172.22 m Down

Cary, NC
Favorite The rocky Eno River flows beside the trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Eno Outer Loop

7.4 mi 12.0 km 846' Up 257.94 m Up 846' Down 257.99 m Down

Hillsbo…, NC
Favorite View atop Ole Steepy
Intermediate

Al Buehler and Sally Meyerhoff Trails

3.7 mi 6.0 km 216' Up 65.72 m Up 225' Down 68.71 m Down

Durham, NC
Favorite Relaxing trail
Intermediate

Brumley Nature Preserve North

3.2 mi 5.2 km 89' Up 27.14 m Up 89' Down 27.19 m Down

Hillsbo…, NC
Favorite A beautiful view from the shore.
Intermediate

De Hart Botanical Gardens

2.8 mi 4.5 km 179' Up 54.52 m Up 178' Down 54.13 m Down

Youngsv…, NC
Favorite White Pines Nature Preserve
Intermediate

White Pines Loop

2.4 mi 3.8 km 203' Up 61.86 m Up 201' Down 61.18 m Down

Pittsboro, NC
Favorite The trail passes through a controlled burn area
Easy/Intermediate

Peninsula Loop

4.8 mi 7.8 km 125' Up 37.97 m Up 125' Down 37.97 m Down

Holly S…, NC
Favorite The Paw Paw Trail follows a smooth tread through the forest, allowing visitors to spend less time worrying about foot placement and more time enjoying the forest around them.
Intermediate/Difficult

Bond Park Lake Loop

3.0 mi 4.9 km 84' Up 25.75 m Up 84' Down 25.69 m Down

Morrisv…, NC

Trails in Raleigh - Durham Metro Area - 323

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3.6 mi 5.7 km #1Falls Lake Trail - Section 1
Easy/Intermediate
Wake Forest, NC
Easy/Intermediate
Wake Forest, NC
3.5 mi 5.7 km #2Springhouse Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Hillsborough, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Hillsborough, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km #3Jordan Trail
Intermediate
Butner, NC
Intermediate
Butner, NC
2.4 mi 3.8 km #4Laurel Bluffs Trail (East)
Intermediate
Durham, NC
Intermediate
Durham, NC
1.2 mi 1.9 km #5Wood Duck Way
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
1.1 mi 1.8 km #6River Trail
Intermediate
Farmville, NC
Intermediate
Farmville, NC
1.9 mi 3.0 km #7Walker Trail
Intermediate
Butner, NC
Intermediate
Butner, NC
0.9 mi 1.4 km #8Peaks Loop
Intermediate
Butner, NC
Intermediate
Butner, NC
0.7 mi 1.2 km #9Gilbert Yager Trail
Intermediate
Farmville, NC
Intermediate
Farmville, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km #10Walnut Grove Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
Easy/Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
0.5 mi 0.8 km #11Hart Trail
Intermediate
Butner, NC
Intermediate
Butner, NC
2.3 mi 3.8 km #12Highland Trail 1
Easy
Morrisville, NC
Easy
Morrisville, NC
2.6 mi 4.2 km #13Red Loop
Intermediate
Pittsboro, NC
Intermediate
Pittsboro, NC
1.1 mi 1.7 km #14Stony Creek Bluff Trail
Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
0.6 mi 1.0 km #15Pokeberry Trail
Intermediate
Fearrington Village, NC
Intermediate
Fearrington Village, NC
0.9 mi 1.5 km #16Dairy Farm Trail
Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
0.5 mi 0.8 km #17Cedar Grove Trail
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
0.8 mi 1.3 km #18Chimney Swift Circle
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
0.3 mi 0.5 km #19Flat Tail Trail
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
0.3 mi 0.5 km #20A Train Trail
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC

Photos of Raleigh - Durham Metro Area - 728

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Springhouse Loop
Sep 4, 2017 near Hillsbo…, NC
An ancient Eastern Box Turtle taking up the trail.
Apr 24, 2017 near Fearrin…, NC
A sunset and sundog over Lake Crabtree.
Oct 13, 2016 near Morrisv…, NC
A derelict race car sits below the old stands
Mar 27, 2019 near Hillsbo…, NC
Golden winter forests dominate the lakeshore.
Jan 30, 2017 near Pittsboro, NC
The Holman Loop is perfect for families with young children even in winter!
Jan 5, 2016 near Butner, NC
The Wildlife Viewing Platform is a great place to make a sketch, view birds, or enjoy lunch.
Jan 5, 2016 near Butner, NC
Photographing the grassland along the Holman Loop as part of REI's Introduction to Nature Photography class.
Jan 5, 2016 near Butner, NC