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349 mi 562 km of trail 16 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 76 Trails Intermediate Trails 118 Trails Hard Trails 2 Trails
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Recommended Routes in Durham - 16

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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 Reedy Creek Lake Dam and spillway as seen from the S. Turkey Creek MUT.
Intermediate

Turkey Creek/Cedar Ridge Loop

5.2 mi 8.4 km 290' Up 88.42 m Up 289' Down 87.97 m Down

Cary, NC
Favorite The Wildlife Viewing Platform is a great place to make a sketch, view birds, or enjoy lunch.
Intermediate

Horton Grove Nature Preserve Loop

6.0 mi 9.6 km 299' Up 91.1 m Up 299' Down 91.05 m Down

Butner, NC
Favorite When you hike in from the parking area on the Robin's Trail, take a short spur on the left to a beautiful creek overlook with bench. It's a great place to think and rest!
Intermediate

Johnston Mill Loop

2.9 mi 4.7 km 121' Up 36.73 m Up 120' Down 36.67 m Down

Chapel…, NC
Favorite New Hope Creek gurgles with abundant flowing water during the wintertime.
Intermediate

Korstian Foot Trail Loop

6.9 mi 11.2 km 482' Up 146.78 m Up 480' Down 146.19 m Down

Chapel…, NC

Trails in Durham - 180

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3.5 mi 5.7 km #1Springhouse Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Hillsborough, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
Hillsborough, NC
2.4 mi 3.8 km #2Laurel Bluffs Trail (East)
Intermediate
Durham, NC
Intermediate
Durham, NC
1.2 mi 1.9 km #3Wood Duck Way
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km #4Jordan Trail
Intermediate
Butner, NC
Intermediate
Butner, NC
1.9 mi 3.0 km #5Walker Trail
Intermediate
Butner, NC
Intermediate
Butner, NC
0.9 mi 1.4 km #6Peaks Loop
Intermediate
Butner, NC
Intermediate
Butner, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km #7Walnut Grove Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
Easy/Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
0.5 mi 0.8 km #8Hart Trail
Intermediate
Butner, NC
Intermediate
Butner, NC
2.3 mi 3.8 km #9Highland Trail 1
Easy
Morrisville, NC
Easy
Morrisville, NC
1.1 mi 1.7 km #10Stony Creek Bluff Trail
Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
0.9 mi 1.5 km #11Dairy Farm Trail
Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
Intermediate
Hillsborough, NC
0.5 mi 0.8 km #12Cedar Grove Trail
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
0.8 mi 1.3 km #13Chimney Swift Circle
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
0.3 mi 0.5 km #14Flat Tail Trail
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
0.3 mi 0.5 km #15A Train Trail
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
1.0 mi 1.6 km #16Running Cedar Trail
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
0.4 mi 0.6 km #17Highland Trail 2
Easy
Morrisville, NC
Easy
Morrisville, NC
0.4 mi 0.7 km #18Kids Loop
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
Easy
Hillsborough, NC
1.1 mi 1.8 km #19Robin's Trail
Intermediate
Chapel Hill, NC
Intermediate
Chapel Hill, NC
2.6 mi 4.2 km #20Sal's Branch Trail
Intermediate
Cary, NC
Intermediate
Cary, NC 19 

Photos of Durham - 395

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Springhouse Loop
Sep 4, 2017 near Hillsbo…, NC
A derelict race car sits below the old stands
Mar 27, 2019 near Hillsbo…, NC
The crossing at Buckquarter Creek is quite scenic.
Jul 3, 2017 near Hillsbo…, NC
The rocky Eno River flows beside the trail.
Jul 3, 2017 near Hillsbo…, NC
A rocky slab juts out from under the Eno.
Jul 9, 2017 near Hillsbo…, NC
A successful beaver dam.
Apr 24, 2017 near Hillsbo…, NC
This is the flume for the old mill.
Jul 3, 2017 near Hillsbo…, NC
A set of wooden steps aids your passage on the uphill.
Jul 3, 2017 near Hillsbo…, NC