Hiking / Walking Trails Guide
Hiking / Walking Trails Guide
Hiking / Walking Trails Guide
Hiking / Walking Trails Guide
Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail

1780 Muster Place
Abingdon VA 24210
276-525-1050

The Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail travels through VA, TN, NC & SC, retracing the route of patriot militia as they tracked down the British. Eventually the two forces clashed, ending in patriot victory at the battle of Kings Mountain. The trail is still under development through partnerships, but the public has many places to visit and walk today.

Elkin Valley Trails Association


Elkin NC 28621
336.835.4630

The Elkin Valley Trails Association (EVTA) works to build trails and greenways in the Elkin area to preserve history promote health and wellness and provide economic opportunities. Their goal working through the NC Rail Trails is to connect with trails that link Wilkes, Surry and Yadkin counties along with those that link with the rest of North Carolina.

Mountains-to-Sea Trail

PO Box 10431
Raleigh NC 27605
919.825.0297

Do you love North Carolina? Do you love to hike? The Mountains-to-Sea Trail is North Carolina’s premier hiking trail. It stretches 1000 miles from the Great Smoky Mountains to the Outer Banks stopping at many of North Carolina’s most beautiful places along the way.

E & A Rail Trail

PO Box 91
Elkin NC 28621
336.835.4630

The Elkin Valley Trails Association (EVTA) works to build trails and greenways in the Elkin area to preserve history promote health and wellness and provide economic opportunities. Their goal working through the NC Rail Trails is to connect with trails that link Wilkes, Surry and Yadkin counties along with those that link with the rest of North Carolina.

Appalachian Trail Conservancy
Appalachian Trail Conservancy

799 Washington Street
Harpers Ferry WV 25425
304.535.6331

    The Appalachian Trail Conservancy is a volunteer-based, private nonprofit organization dedicated to the conservation of the 2,175-mile Appalachian National Scenic Trail, a 250,000-acre greenway extending from Maine to Georgia. Our mission is to ensure that future generations will enjoy the clean air and water, scenic vistas, wildlife and opportunities for simple recreation and renewal along the entire Trail corridor.



    Sauratown Trails Association, Inc
    Sauratown Trail

    PO Box 42
    Tobaccoville NC 27050

    The Sauratown Trail (ST) is a unique 21.70 mile trail that begins at the Tories Den parking area of Hanging Rock State Park and runs in a general WSW direction to the Surry Line parking area of Pilot Mt. State Park. The Sauratown Trail was built, and is maintained, by the volunteer efforts of the Sauratown Trails Association (STA), an equestrian group.



    Mount Airy Parks and Recreation
    Ararat River Greenway

    350 Riverside Drive
    Mount Airy NC 27030
    336.786.8313

      This project created updated facilities at Riverside Park that includes a canoe launch, an environmental park (HB Rowe Environmental Park) on Hamburg Street along with two soccer fields, canoe take-out and greenway at the Tharrington site. Benches and picnic areas are placed along the way in addition to an educational pavilion and restroom facility at the Hamburg site. The greenway length is approximately 2.2 miles.



      Emily B. Taylor Greenway
      Emily B. Taylor Greenway

      P O Box 1232
      Mount Airy NC 27030
      336.786.8313

        Emily B. Taylor Greenway- 2 3/8 paved surface, multi-purpose trail that goes from West Lebanon Street to Worth Street in Mount Airy. Public parking is available behind Roses Shopping Center on Independence Street, Veterans Park on West Lebanon Street and on Bluemont Rd. behind Franks Cinema on Hwy 89 (Pine Street).



        • Overmountain Victory Trail Association
          Overmountain Victory Trail Association
          1780 Muster Place
          Abingdon VA
          276-525-1050
          Website

        • Mountains-to-Sea Trail
          Mountains-to-Sea Trail
          PO Box 10431
          Raleigh NC
          919.825.0297
          Website

        • Elkin Valley Trails Association
          Elkin Valley Trails Association
          PO Box 91
          Elkin NC
          336.835.4630
          Website

        • Appalachian Trail Conservancy
          Appalachian Trail Conservancy
          799 Washington Street
          Harpers Ferry WV
          304.535.6331
          Website

        • Mount Airy Parks and Recreation
          Mount Airy Parks and Recreation
          350 Riverside Drive
          Mount Airy NC
          336.786.8313
          Website

        • Emily B. Taylor Greenway
          Emily B. Taylor Greenway
          P O Box 1232
          Mount Airy NC
          336.786.8313
          Website