NORTH CAROLINA TRAIL EVENTS

Throughout North Carolina, there are many events, including guided hikes, rides, or paddles, celebrations, ribbon cuttings, workdays, and more. This page is the only statewide resource just for trail event information! Here, you can find an event near you or explore trail events throughout the Great Trails State.

Wherever you are, and no matter how you choose to get out on a trail, be sure to follow Outdoor NC’s Leave No Trace Principles.
Preserving the beauty of trails and minimizing impacts keeps things great for generations to come!

Rock n’ Roller 3rd Edition

Enjoy an early spring event that showcases why McDowell County as a magnificent cycling destination!

Haw River Camp’n’Clean

This event is a great opportunity to get outside, camp with others, and clean up trash along the Haw River!

NC Trail Days

Elkin Main Street, NC, US

Celebrate the outdoors in the trails town of Elkin. Guided waterfall & winery hikes, daily paddles, a downtown block party & live music. Coincides with National Trails Day, June 1.