Carolina Thread Trails

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Landsford Canal Trail
Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Location Catawba (NC)
Difficulty Easy
Length1.5 miles, One Way

The Landsford Canal Trail is located within the Lansford Canal State Park and follows the Catawba River for 1.5 miles. The largest known stand of rocky shoal spider lilies grow along this section of the Catawba River. 

Limestone College Quarry Trail
Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Location Gaffney (SC)
Difficulty Easy
Length0.4 miles, One Way

This Thread Trail segment is a natural surface trail that follows the perimeter of the Limestone College Athletics Department, around the quarry and up to the college's baseball fields.

Little Sugar Creek Greenway: Brandywine Road to 7th Street
Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Paved Surface Biking
Location Charlotte (NC)
Difficulty Easy
Length3.8 miles, One Way

Little Sugar Creek Greenway extends nearly 4 miles from Brandywine Road to 7th Street in Charlotte, connecting numerous attractions such as Freedom Park, Charlotte Nature Museum, Metropolitan shopping area and Central Piedmont Community College.

Little Sugar Creek Greenway: Cordelia Park to 12th Street
Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Paved Surface Biking
Location Charlotte (NC)
Difficulty Easy
Length1.0 miles, One Way

This paved segment of Little Sugar Creek Greenway goes through residential areas and connects Alexander Street Park to Cordelia Park near uptown Charlotte.

Little Sugar Creek Greenway: Huntingtowne Farm Park
Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Paved Surface Biking
Location Charlotte (NC)
Difficulty Easy
Length0.8 miles, One Way

This section of Little Sugar Creek Greenway provides connectivity between a number of amenities within Huntingtowne Farms Park, including a playground, tennis courts, basketball courts, soccer fields, and a picnic shelter. 

Long Creek Preserve Trail
Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Mountain Biking
Location Charlotte (NC)
Difficulty Moderate
Length2.1 miles, One Way

The Long Creek Trail is a natural surface trail. The trail connects to the existing network of trails at the US National Whitewater Center (USNWC) in Charlotte, NC.  

Love Valley Trail
Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Mountain Biking
Horseback Riding
Location Love Valley (NC)
Difficulty Moderate
Length2.6 miles, One Way

The Love Valley Trail features 2.6 miles of natural surface trail suitable for horseback riding, hiking and mountain biking. Hikers and bikers must yield to horseback riders.

Lower McAlpine Creek Greenway, McMullen Creek Greenway & Four Mile Creek Greenway
Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Paved Surface Biking
Location Charlotte (NC)
Difficulty Easy
Length2.3 miles, One Way

This section of trail extends along the creek and connects the Lower McAlpine Creek, McMullen Creek and Four Mile Creek greenways. In its entirety, the network extends 5.8 miles (2.3 miles of which are designated as part of the Thread Trail) and is comprised of paved trail, boardwalk, and sidewalk. There are two parking lots that provide access to the network.

Lyle Creek Greenway
Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Location Conover (NC)
Difficulty Easy
Length1.4 miles, One Way

The Lyle Creek Greenway is an enhanced, natural surface trail that is 1.4 miles long. The trail follows the Lyle Creek, which provides a great location for relaxation and wildlife viewing. This trail features both wooded and open field areas.

Manchester Meadows Park Trail
Uses Walking / Hiking / Running
Paved Surface Biking
Location Rock Hill (SC)
Difficulty Easy
Length0.6 miles, Loop

This Thread Trail segment is part of a 1.1-mile loop greenway around Manchester Meadows' athletic fields off of Mt. Gallant Road. The trail provides access to athletic fields and a small playground within Manchester Meadows Park.

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