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Parking Address and Trailhead Location: West Grover Street, Shelby, NC 28150 MAP
***This Trail is Closed Indefinitely Due to Recent Flooding*** -3/23/20
This section of the Carolina Thread Trail is a 1.5-mile natural surface trail which follows the First Broad River in Shelby, NC.Take in the great views from this new trail which runs under a historic wooden railroad trestle and over the First Broad River via a 120-foot-long suspension bridge. The river outlook is perfect for wildlife and bird viewing and a hand-carry boat launch conveniently located near the trailhead parking lot offers easy access for paddling.
Visit the City of Shelby's website for more information.
Contact for more information:
City of Shelby
Parks and Recreation
850 W Sumter St
Shelby, NC 28150