Torrence Creek Greenway

Trail Tips

Snack Attack

Bring along a small snack in case you get hungry or feel a drop in energy while exercising.

Trailhead

Parking Address: Street Parking on Rosewood Meadow Ln, Huntersville, NC 28078 MAP

Trailhead Location: MAP

Description

This 1.8-mile section of the Torrence Creek Greenway is included in the Carolina Thread Trail. The Thread Trail section is part of the larger Torrence Creek Network which has a total of 2.4 miles of trail. The greenway winds through woods and behind neighborhoods off Gilead Road in Huntersville.The trail, which is a combination of paved surface and boardwalk, is suitable for walking, running, and paved surface biking. The greenway is one of the many greenways maintained by Mecklenburg County.

For much of the segment, the trail hugs Torrence Creek. Trail visitors will experience a variety of scenery including views of the creek, a nearby meadow, and interesting rock formations found along the trail. A branch of the trail also connects users to the Rosedale Shopping Center. 

 

Trail Manager

Visit the Mecklenburg County Parks & Recreation website for more information and a printable map or contact:

Mecklenburg County
Parks & Recreation Department
5841 Brookshire Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28216
Phone: 704-432-1570
Gwen.Cook@MecklenburgCountyNC.gov

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Torrence Creek Greenway is a 1.8-mile paved greenway and boardwalk section of the Carolina Thread Trail.

Quick Facts

Trail Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Paved Surface Biking
Location Huntersville (NC)
Difficulty Easy
Length1.8 miles, One Way
Surface Boardwalk
Pavement
Fees No
PetsPermitted on leash
Motorized vehiclesNot Permitted
ADA CompliantYes
Number of parking spacesStreet Parking
RestroomsNo
Hours of operationDawn - Dusk

Trail Tips

Think About Drinks

It’s a good idea to drink water or hydrating fluids during the day, especially when you’re active. Bring along a water bottle or hydration backpack on the trail.

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