Hector H. Henry II Greenway - Weddington Road Segment

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Parking and Trailhead Address: MAP

Additional Parking: Embassy Suite parking lot MAP

Description

The trail is located near Concord Mills Shopping Mall and connects the dog park and Fire Station 11 with the Embassy Suites. The 1-mile paved trail provides a safe walking and biking path along Weddington Road and connects with various sidewalks. It begins in a forested area behind the dog park, runs alongside the road and then crosses a wetland before ending at the Embassy Suites. The greenway is marked by flags and painted stencils and provides access to shopping areas and restaurants.

This segment of greenway will be part of the City of Concord's longest greenway project and is named in honor of Council Member Hector H. Henry II. This Hector H. Henry II Greenway will be established alongside the Rocky River. This area along the Rocky River is considered part of the "spine" of the eastern footprint of the Carolina Thread Trail and will ultimately connecting Iredell, Mecklenburg, Cabarrus, Stanly and Anson counties. The segment in Concord will pass a number of destination points, including local public schools, Concord-Padgett Regional AirportConcord MillsConcord Convention CenterRocky River Golf CoursezMAX Dragway and Charlotte Motor Speedway.   

Trail Manager

Visit the City of Concord's Park and Recreation for more information or contact:

City of Concord
Parks & Recreation
PO Box 308
Concord, NC 28026
Phone: 704-920-5600
recreation@concordnc.gov

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Quick Facts

Trail Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Paved Surface Biking
Location Concord (NC)
Difficulty Easy
Length 1.0 miles, One Way
Surface Pavement
Fees No
Pets Permitted on leash
Motorized vehicles Not Permitted
ADA Compliant Yes
Number of parking spaces 15
Restrooms Unknown
Hours of operation Dawn - Dusk

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