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Salisbury Community Park Trail

Salisbury Community Park and Athletic Complex is a 300+ acre park with picturesque, stocked lake and a 0.9-mile section of the Carolina Thread Trail.
Trail Uses
Walking / hiking / running Mountain biking
Salisbury (NC)
0.90 miles, One Way
Natural surface, Pavement
Motorized Vehicles
Not Permitted
Permitted on leash
Parking Spaces
Dawn to Dusk


The Salisbury Community Park is west of downtown Salisbury and is a part of their 508 acres of beautiful park land. "This district park/athletic complex offers active and passive areas including four soccer fields, open grassy fields, walking trails, five ball fields, a concession and restroom area, a well-stocked fishing lake with picnic decks, three picnic areas and three play structures." Salisbury Park and Rec Website 

In addition to the hiking trails and extensive athletic fields and facilities, the park offers almost seven miles of mountain biking trails. 

Trail Manager

City of Salisbury
217 S. Main St.
Salisbury, NC 28144

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Mountain Creek, Park: New Park in Catawba County Built on Partnership
Mountain Creek, Park: New Park in Catawba County Built on Partnership
Along the shores of Lake Norman in Catawba County, N.C., the sounds of osprey, red-bellied woodpeckers and cicadas now mingle with the joyful squeals of children, friendly greetings from hikers and the whoosh of mountain bikes zipping by. Catawba County’s newest public park has been over 15 years in the making, and it is finally open.
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Trail Tips

Road Walk Wisdom
Always walk facing the direction of oncoming traffic and wear bright clothing. Pay attention to oncoming traffic, and be prepared to give the right of way if necessary.
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Trailhead Information

Parking Address and Trailhead Location: 935 Hurley School Road, Salisbury, NC 28147 MAP

Additional Parking: MAP

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April 23, 2023
The trail is not labelled and the tail map is not what I rode at the park. The path was circular. I will appreciate someone giving me info on the trail as shown
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