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McDowell Nature Preserve

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McDowell Park Loop A

3.2 mi 5.1 km 334' Up 101.88 m Up 334' Down 101.92 m Down

Pineville, NC

McDowell Nature Preserve Hiking

  • 13 Miles 21 Kilometers of Trail
  • 1 Recommended Route
  • 17 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 1 Intermediate Trail Intermediate Trails
  • 0 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in McDowell Nature Preserve - 17

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0.7 mi 1.1 km #1Copperhead Island Loop
Easy
Pineville, NC
Easy
Pineville, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km #2Cove Trail
Easy
Pineville, NC
Easy
Pineville, NC
1.1 mi 1.7 km #3Creekside Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Pineville, NC
Easy/Intermediate
Pineville, NC
0.8 mi 1.3 km #4Pine Hollow Trail
Easy
Pineville, NC
Easy
Pineville, NC
0.5 mi 0.8 km #5Shady Hollow Trail
Easy
Pineville, NC
Easy
Pineville, NC
0.9 mi 1.5 km #6Piedmont Prairie
Easy
Pineville, NC
Easy
Pineville, NC
0.4 mi 0.6 km #7Four Seasons Trail
Easy
Pineville, NC
Easy
Pineville, NC
1.3 mi 2.1 km #8Piedmont Prairie
Easy
Pineville, NC
Easy
Pineville, NC
0.3 mi 0.5 km #9Pig Pen
Easy
Pineville, NC
Easy
Pineville, NC
0.9 mi 1.5 km #10Savannah
Easy
Pineville, NC
Easy
Pineville, NC

Photos of McDowell Nature Preserve - 6

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Mar 28, 2020 near Pineville, NC
A well-built bridge aids your passage along the trail.
Mar 10, 2017 near Pineville, NC
The Four Seasons Trail is ADA accessible and stroller friendly.
Oct 20, 2020 near Pineville, NC
The Pine Hollow Trail in late October.
Oct 20, 2020 near Pineville, NC
This is shortly after crossing a small foot bridge toward the end of Cedar Ridge Trail.
May 27, 2017 near Pineville, NC
timber
Nov 15, 2019 near Pineville, NC