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!

Carnivorous Plant Hike

Join a park ranger at the Flytrap Trail to discover the wonders of Carolina Beach State Park.

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.

NC Trail Days in Elkin

NC Trail Days celebrates the great outdoors in Elkin, a trails town in the Blue Ridge foothills.

A Toast to Three New Trails!

2 Mile moderate guided hike on the three new trails followed by a reception at Stonefield Cellars Winery.

National Trails Day Hike

Oxford Parks and Recreation along with Kerr Lake State Park will be leading a nature hike at Lake Devin.