You won’t believe all the great locations this area has for hiking and other outdoor activities!
Did you know that the Lenoir, North Carolina area has roughly 30 hiking trails? Whether you prefer hiking on dirt, asphalt, crushed stone, concrete, boardwalk, or grass, you’ll be able to find a trail that fits your needs when you Visit Lenoir & the NC Foothills. You will also find short trails of 1 or 2 miles, those longer than 5 miles, or plenty in between. Regardless of which hiking trail you choose, you’ll enjoy unique views and a connection to nature that will provide great exercise and rejuvenation.
One option for hiking is the City of Lenoir Greenway. You can access it from multiple locations and then hike as much of the 7 miles as you have the energy and time for. Another option is the Yadkin River trail which is roughly 2 miles long and accommodates hiking and biking. Yet another choice is the T.H. Broyhill Walking Park with its short .43-mile paved loop. These are just three of many options for hiking you’ll find in the area. If you desire a hiking trail in a forest, near water, going through a community, or one with drinking fountains and restrooms, you will have no trouble locating one that fits your needs and objectives.
After a day or even just a few hours of hiking the trails in the area, you’ll find plenty of places to restore your energy with a bite to eat and accommodations for the evening. You’ll be all set to check out the other outdoor recreation and entertainment options that make this the perfect place to live and visit. We do have a word of caution for you, however, in that when you Visit Lenoir & the NC Foothills to take advantage of the hiking opportunities, you might just be tempted to stay!