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Parking Address and Trailhead Location: West Grover Street, Shelby, NC 28150 MAP
The Carl Spangler Trail connects the First Broad River Trail to Grover Street with a natural and gravel surface path. When the trail ends, there is a pedestrian crossing on Grove Street. The sidewalk continues to Lee Street allowing the hiker, biker and walker to go from an urban area to a natural area. Along the path there is a swing that overlooks an expansive bluff of the First Broad River, perfect for a rest. The First Broad River flows through the center of the Cleveland County, NC and joins the Broad River about 2 miles north of the South Carolina boundary.
To learn more about Carl Spangler, read an article commemorating his life. Gardner-Webb Newsletter
Contact for more information:
City of Shelby
Parks and Recreation
850 W Sumter St
Shelby, NC 28150