Events


Throughout 2023, trail events will be held across the state, including guided hikes, rides, or paddles, celebrations, ribbon cuttings, workdays and more. Find an event near you or explore trails throughout the Great Trails State. With a goal to hold events in all 100 North Carolina counties we encourage you to attend or help plan an event in your community.

Mar 2023

Mon 13
March 13, 2023 – September 30, 2023    
All Day

Cornelius Trail Passport

We are challenging community members to visit and check in at 9 trails and greenways in Cornelius- totaling 13.1 miles. Anyone who completes the challenge […]

May 2023

Mon 8
May 8, 2023 – December 31, 2023    
All Day

Carthage Digital Video Mural Trail

While touring Moore County, view our beautiful murals located in downtown walkable settings. Videos can be viewed by scanning bronze plated QR codes affixed to […]
Thu 18
May 18, 2023 – December 31, 2023    
All Day

The Vertical Mile Year-‘Round Challenge

Year-’round challenge. 1 vertical mile=8 loops=16 miles. Sign in at office or along trails with smart phone by scanning QR codes. https://rockyfacepark.com/the-vertical-mile-challenge/

Sep 2023

Fri 1
September 1, 2023 – September 30, 2023    
All Day

MST 46 Mile BIRTHDAY Challenge

Hike or paddle 46 miles or bike 146 miles or volunteer 15 hours on the MST during the month of September for a chance to […]
Sun 24
September 24, 2023 – September 25, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Mon 25
September 25, 2023    
9:00 am – 11:45 am

Soul Stroll- Meditative Trail Walk

On this meditative walk, you will learn the basics of breathwork, earthing, mindfulness, and meditation. For individuals, families, and children of all ages and abilities. […]
Mon 25
September 25, 2023    
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Fun Caravan

Fun Caravan is all about highlighting the fun, games, and exciting offerings at your local parks. Fun Caravan is a mobile recreation program that brings […]
Wed 27
September 27, 2023    
9:15 am – 11:45 am

Community Hike – Henderson County Parks and Recreation

This FREE Guided hike is approximately a .5 mile loop Moderate to easy walk. People are encouraged to meet up at 1299 Crab Creek Rd […]
Wed 27
September 27, 2023    
4:15 pm – 6:15 pm

Teachers on Trails – Matrimony Creek Greenway

Hosted by Rockingham County Education Foundation. Hikes are open to ALL, with a special focus on staff, faculty, and personnel working in Rockingham County Schools. […]
Thu 28
September 28, 2023    
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Senior Trails Day

An event for seniors and active adults. Discover the local hiking trails at Mayo River State Park. Learn about the park’s history and nature. Call […]
Thu 28
September 28, 2023    
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Kayak Launch Ribbon Cutting

Access to Catawba River Paddle Trail. New Kayak Launch & Fishing Pier. Fishing demos, chances to try a kayak, crafts, educational materials https://www.facebook.com/events/6381351188633565
Fri 29
September 29, 2023    
9:30 am – 1:00 pm

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Unveiling of Eastern Terminus Monument at Jockey’s Ridge

It’s official! The newly built eastern terminus monument will be unveiled at Jockey’s Ridge State Park. We will celebrate this event with guest speakers, fun […]
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
12:00 am

Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Neusiok Trail

This event will include a catered mid day meal, a celebration of the trail, and guided walks on the Neusiok Trail. RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/events/1428768621216573/?ref=newsfeed
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
7:30 am – 10:00 am

3rd Annual Brunswick Heritage Riverside Ride

The event is a 16-mile bike ride along northern Brunswick County’s Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor from Phoenix Park in Navassa to Belville Riverwalk Park […]
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Goin’ With The Bre’z Trail Run

5k runners run the trail course around Hines Farm Park & Stables and then enjoy a yummy treat from the Yo’Brez Dessert Bar at the […]
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

FlutterFest at Prairie Ridge Ecostation

A family friendly event to learn about Pollinators, Take a Child Outside Week, and NCDNCR’s PATH (Parks and Trails for Health). https://naturalsciences.org/calendar/event/flutterfest/
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Knight Brown Nature Preserve Volunteer Workday

Help us build a new trail at Knight Brown Nautre Preserve on. Sign up on PLC’s website. If possible, bring hoes and mcleods.
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
10:00 am – 3:00 pm

15th Annual Flock to the Rock

Bring the whole family for live raptor programs, birding activities, intro to birding hikes, and the annual hawk watch from the Chimney. https://www.chimneyrockpark.com/event/15th-annual-flock-to-the-rock/
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
10:00 am – 11:30 am

Matthews Heritage Trail Celebration

Celebrate the Year of the Trail and the completion of the Matthews Heritage Trail mural on Matthews Chapel Road! Visit the website for more info. […]
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Year of the Trail Celebration at Salisbury Community Park

As you may already be aware, 2023 is the Year of the Trail in the state of North Carolina! To recognize this special occurrence, Salisbury […]
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
3:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Durham* Rolling View Rec Area* Moderate Hike*Caminata Moderada

Join us for an exhilarating hiking experience that combines the beauty of nature and the thrill of exploration!Distance: 3.4 milesDifficulty Level: ModerateRegistration Required at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rolling-view-rec-area-moderate-hikecaminata-moderada-tickets-700562048947?utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&utm-medium=discovery&utm-term=listing&utm-source=cp&aff=ebdsshcopyurl
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Twilight Walk

Ages 5+. Take a walk with a park naturalist to explore the woods and fields at this special time of day. Registration is required. https://web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ncraleighwt.wsc/iteminfo.html?Module=AR&FMID=196296366
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Full Moon Hike and Overnight Camp led by Debra and Jeff Rezeli 

Join 2018 MST completers Jeff and Debra Rezeli for a memorable full moon hike along Falls Lake with an option to camp! This 5.5 mile […]
Sat 30
September 30, 2023    
7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Full Moon Fever Ride

Experience the American Tobacco Trail at night at our Full Moon Fever Bike Ride with the Durham Community Trail Watch group!  Please note: the ride […]

Oct 2023

Sun 1
October 1, 2023 – October 2, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Sun 1
October 1, 2023    
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Group Walk on the Greenway – Valdese

Meet at the restrooms to walk the 2-mile greenway. Cross the 160-foot suspension bridge on the way. Reach McGalliard Falls at the 2 mile mark. […]
Sun 1
October 1, 2023    
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mayor’s Fitness Challenge – Hike at Franklinville Rail Trail/Faith Rock section of DRST

Join Mayor AC Hurley for a hike at Franklinville Rail Trail section of Deep River ST along fine gravel rail trail for 3.5 miles. Optional […]
Sun 1
October 1, 2023    
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

THE OBX WAY – Community Paths

Learn about local trails and day-hike routes at info tables set along the student pickup line. Walk, run, or bike if you like! Car parking […]
Wed 4
October 4, 2023    
4:15 pm – 6:15 pm

Teachers on Trails – Smith River Greenway

Hosted by Rockingham County Education Foundation. Hikes are open to ALL, with a special focus on staff, faculty, and personnel working in Rockingham County Schools. […]
Fri 6
October 6, 2023    
8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Conserving Carolina Fall Hiking Series: Lookout Rock, Montreat

A 3.5 mile, moderate, loop hike with spectacular views of the Montreat and Swannanoa valleys and the Seven Sisters range (or Middle Mountain). Visit https://conservingcarolina.org/event/fall-hiking-series-lookout-rock-montreat/ […]
Sat 7
October 7, 2023    
9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Caminemos y Rodemos Juntos Gaston/ Walk and Roll together Gaston

Te esperamos para una caminata cultural y accesible. Habra informacion de servicios communitarios, musica y mas. Join us for a lively cultural 2k accesible walk! […]
Sat 7
October 7, 2023    
9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Paddle the Dan River in Rockingham County – October FSO

Join in DRBA’s seven-mile float on the Dan River from Eden’s Draper Landing Access to a private property take-out about a quarter mile downstream of […]
Sat 7
October 7, 2023    
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Geocache Basics on Valdese Trails

Not sure what this Hike and Seek adventure is all about. Get overview and we will practice finding a geocache. Bring your smart phone. https://www.facebook.com/events/227393646946570
Sun 8
October 8, 2023 – October 9, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Sun 8
October 8, 2023    
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mayor’s Fitness Challenge – Hike at Caraway Creek Preserve

Hike at the new Piedmont Land Conservancy Caraway Creek Preserve with 2.5 miles of trails along Caraway Creek with views of Caraway Mtn and Mt […]
Wed 11
October 11, 2023    
4:15 pm – 6:15 pm

Teachers on Trails – Lake Reidsville

Hosted by Rockingham County Education Foundation. Hikes are open to ALL, with a special focus on staff, faculty, and personnel working in Rockingham County Schools. […]
Fri 13
October 13, 2023    
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

City of Raleigh Year of the Trail Invasive Removal – Walnut Creek Trail

Join City of Raleigh staff as we remove invasive plants from the Walnut Creek Trail. All volunteers must register: https://www.cervistech.com/acts/console.php?console_id=0105&console_type=event_list&ht=1&event_id=1937
Sat 14
October 14, 2023    
All Day

Haywood County Recreation & Parks Hike – Buck Spring Gap

Join Haywood County Recreation & Parks on a guided hike as we celebrate the Year of the Trail! Learn more at https://secure.rec1.com/NC/haywood-county-nc/catalog
Sat 14
October 14, 2023    
9:00 am – 10:00 am

Mayor’s Fitness Challenge – Mayor’s Walk at Ramseur Rail Trail section of DRST

Join Mayor Vicki Caudle for the Ramseur Mayor’s Walk at the Ramseur Rail Trail section of the Deep River ST. Walk one/both sections along Deep […]
Sat 14
October 14, 2023    
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Mainspring Meanders: Welch Farm

Meander through Welch Farm, an easy 1.5 mile walk with fall flowers and foliage, to explore the lands, waters, and cultural resources that Mainspring Conservation […]
Sun 15
October 15, 2023 – October 19, 2023    
All Day

Fall Hike Week at Fontana Village Resort

Experience the Great Smoky Mountains at Fontana Village Resort’s Hike Week. Attendees enjoy daily guided hikes, reduced lodging rates, presentations and more! Learn more at […]
Sun 15
October 15, 2023    
2:00 am – 4:00 am

Mayor’s Fitness Challenge – Hike at Walker’s Creek in the Uwharrie NF

Hike from the Walker’s Creek TH in the Uwharrie NF for a wilderness experience along a rocky and hilly but beautiful forested trail to Walker’s […]
Sun 15
October 15, 2023 – October 16, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Sun 15
October 15, 2023    
10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Intro to Kayak Classes at Farrington Point

In this 4-5 hour class, you will learn about various types of kayaking along with fundamental kayak skills. https://visitpittsboro.com/event/frog-hollow-outdoors-events/2023-09-02/
Sun 15
October 15, 2023    
11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Kayak Basics Express Clinics

If you have just gotten into kayaking or are interested in giving it a try, this class is a great place to start! https://visitpittsboro.com/event/frog-hollow-outdoors-events/2023-09-02/
Wed 18
October 18, 2023    
4:15 pm – 6:15 pm

Teachers on Trails – Mayodan Mountain Bike Trail at Farris Memorial Park

Hosted by Rockingham County Education Foundation. Hikes are open to ALL, with a special focus on staff, faculty, and personnel working in Rockingham County Schools. […]
Wed 18
October 18, 2023    
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Guided Night Hike

Experience nature under the stars on this 2-mile night hike. Bring a headlamp or flashlight. https://web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ncraleighwt.wsc/iteminfo.html?Module=AR&FMID=204673812
Thu 19
October 19, 2023    
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Highland Branch Greenway Groundbreaking

With a length of approximately 3,700 feet, the construction of the Highland Branch Greenway project will be the “missing link” that will ultimately connect Rankin […]
Thu 19
October 19, 2023    
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

World Trails Film Festival

The World Trails Film Festival will showcase short and feature films centering the stories of trails from around the globe. Doors at 6 pm, program […]
Fri 20
October 20, 2023 – October 22, 2023    
All Day

Shelby Trail Days Event

A fun-filled weekend for the whole family, filled with exciting events highlighting our local trail system, and the new Carolina Harmony Trail! https://www.cityofshelby.com/visitors/shelby-greenway-system/shelby-trail-days-event-october-20-22-2023#!/
Fri 20
October 20, 2023    
9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Conserving Carolina Fall Hiking Series: Walnut Creek Preserve

This hike is an ~6 mile, moderate, loop with about 350′ elevation gain at a 2,100-acre private equestrian conservation community located near Lake Lure. Learn […]
Fri 20
October 20, 2023    
9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Whack Attack!

Invasive plant removal volunteer workday in the Lower Haw River State Natural Area. Sign up using this form at https://bit.ly/3sXsmjb https://www.lowerhaw.org/volunteer
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
All Day

1000 Mile Challenge – Great Trails State Day

Friends of the Valdese Rec is hosting a challenge for folks to collectively hike, bike, paddle 1000 Miles at Valdese Lakeside Park. Just show up […]
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
All Day

Explore Burnsville Year of the Trail Celebration

Celebrate and learn about the more than 100 miles of public hiking trails, climbing opportunities, and waterways that make Yancey County a perfect getaway for […]
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
All Day

Story Walk Sponsored by: Hudson Parks & Recreation and Smart Start Caldwell County

Story Walk sponsored by Caldwell County Smart Start. The walk allows Children and their families to enjoy a walk while reading a children’s book along […]
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
7:00 am – 11:00 am

Ride the City – Goldsboro

Join Goldsboro Parks & Recreation for the 5th Annual Ride the City Event, Saturday, October 21st, 2023 in Downtown Goldsboro, as we lead 3 levels […]
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Monster Dash

A 5K on the trails of Carolina Beach State Park with a Halloween Theme including Costume Contest Also Youth XC meet 6-14 https://nc.milesplit.com/meets/566652-monster-dash-2023 https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/CarolinaBeach/MonsterDashCB
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
8:00 am – 8:00 pm

Pinecone Pathways Special Edition Treasure Hunt 

One day hunt on Moore County Trails in search of 10 exclusive glass blown pinecones celebrating Great Trails Day. Additional prizes for finders include 1 […]
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
9:00 am – 10:00 am

2023 Men on the Move Walks

Join the Men’s Health Council for monthly health walks lead by Jeff Forde, Manager, Durham Parks & Recreation. Walks begin with health tips, networking, warmup […]
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Community Maintenance Day at the Bicycle Post Trails

Join us for a community workday at the BPT. Light breakfast, coffee, and snacks provided. All ages welcome. RSVP here: https://forms.gle/1BNAZBz4nCBaKUgh6
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
9:00 am – 10:00 am

Mayor\’s Fitness Challenge – Mayor\’s Walk at Liberty Freedom Park

Join Mayor Filmore York for the Liberty Mayor’s Walk at Freedom Park along a natural surface trail around the park. Enjoy Year of the Trail […]
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
9:00 am – 1:00 pm

MTA Hike – McDowell Moves 2023

This is one of several hikes and walks to celebrate Great Trails State Day and McDowell Moves 2023 celebration trails and fitness in McDowell County. […]
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Cookout and Canoes

Come canoe Lake Devin, enjoy a cookout and explore the hiking trail surrounding the lake. register for this even visit our website or call 919-603-1135. […]
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Fall Nature Walk

Join a park naturalist on a general nature walk to see what is happening at the park this fall. https://web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ncraleighwt.wsc/iteminfo.html?Module=AR&FMID=196550802
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Walk and Talk About Trails in Johnston County

Come out to stroll or bike Smithfield’s Buffalo Creek Greenway with the Friends of Johnston County Parks, and learn more about the future of trails […]
Sat 21
October 21, 2023    
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Year of the Trail Glow in the Park 5K and Concert

This is a glow in the dark 5K at Fisher River Park, and FREE concert. https://yearofthetrailglowinthepark5k.itsyourrace.com/
Sun 22
October 22, 2023 – October 23, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Sun 22
October 22, 2023    
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mayor’s Fitness Challenge – Hike Purgatory Mtn at the NC Zoo

Hike to the top of Purgatory Mtn from the North America Entrance of the NC Zoo along a natural surface trail for 2 miles. Optional […]
Fri 27
October 27, 2023 – October 28, 2023    
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Piedmont Environmental Center – Halloween Safari Night Hikes

No tricks, but plenty of treats await children and adults on PEC’s trails during this guided night walk! Meet “animals” and enjoy a campfire during […]
Sat 28
October 28, 2023    
9:00 am – 10:00 am

Mayor’s Fitness Walk at Asheboro’s Zoo City Sportsplex

Join Mayor David Smith for the Asheboro Mayor’s Walk at the new Zoo City Sportsplex on two miles of trail around the park. Contact maryjoan.pugh@randolphcountync.gov […]
Sat 28
October 28, 2023    
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Otter Run

Navigate through scenic trails and picturesque landscapes. Feel the rush of adrenaline as you conquer challenging obstacles and push yourself to the limit. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/otter-run-tickets-687306390917?aff=efbeventtix&fbclid=IwAR2GpHGqN0mu5G8pCgygp6xSYma-_mMZu86qJWmhzFBXW92-3mYj0YdT1UM
Sat 28
October 28, 2023    
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Mayo-ween Trail Run

Come join Person County Friends of the Parks, Person County Recreation, Arts, and Parks, and Cypress Creek Renewables for Mayo-ween, Sasquatch 5K run along the […]
Sat 28
October 28, 2023    
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Full Moon Walk

Leave the kids at home and enjoy an evening walk with a park naturalist. Ages 18+ https://web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ncraleighwt.wsc/iteminfo.html?Module=AR&FMID=196552935
Sat 28
October 28, 2023    
7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Full Moon Fever Ride

Experience the American Tobacco Trail at night at our Full Moon Fever Bike Ride with the Durham Community Trail Watch group!  Please note: the ride […]
Sun 29
October 29, 2023 – October 30, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Sun 29
October 29, 2023    
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Mainspring Meanders: Piney Knob

Come Meander through Piney Knob, a moderate 2 mile hike featuring hemlocks, to explore the lands, waters, and cultural resources that Mainspring Conservation Trust protects. […]
Sun 29
October 29, 2023    
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mayor’s Fitness Challenge – Hike at Mt Shepherd Retreat Center

Hike to the top of Mt Shepherd, the highest point in Randolph County. The 1 mi trail to the top is steep/rocky but worth the […]

Nov 2023

Fri 3
November 3, 2023 – November 4, 2023    
6:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Chinqua-Penn Days: Forest by Night, Festival by Light

🌟 FRIDAY NIGHT – November 3rd 🌟 6:00 PM: Arrival Time 6:30 PM: Guided Night HikeEmbark on a mystical journey illuminated by twinkling lights and […]
Sat 4
November 4, 2023    
9:00 am – 10:00 am

Mayor’s fitness Challenge – Mayor’s Walk at Randleman Deep River Greenway

Join Mayor Gary Betts for the Randleman Mayor’s Walk at Deep River Greenway section of the Deep River ST. Walk on a fine gravel trail […]
Sat 4
November 4, 2023    
9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Trail Workday at Lake James State Park

Trial workday at Paddy’s Creek, Nebo, NC starting at 9am. For those who are interested, there will be a group ride starting at 1pm. We […]
Sat 4
November 4, 2023    
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Year of the Trail: Bald Head Woods Guided Hike

Come take a hike and explore Bald Head Woods with the BHI Conservancy and NC Coastal Reserve! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/year-of-the-trail-bald-head-woods-guided-hike-tickets-715993364427?aff=oddtdtcreator
Sun 5
November 5, 2023    
12:00 am

Women of the Triangle Hiking Club Fall Bash

Join the Women of the Triangle Hiking Club for a guided hike and Fall Bash! Please note that this event is for members only. Join […]
Sun 5
November 5, 2023 – November 6, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Sun 5
November 5, 2023    
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mayor’s Fitness Challenge – Hike at Caraway Mtn Conference Center

Hike to the top of Caraway Mtn with views of Mt Shepherd and beyond. Trail is hilly along wooded trail and gravel road. About 3 […]
Thu 9
November 9, 2023    
10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Fun Fall Walk

Ages 3-6. Join us as we explore nature in the Preserve! Adult must attend with child. Program is not stroller accessible. https://web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ncraleighwt.wsc/iteminfo.html?Module=AR&FMID=196520102
Sat 11
November 11, 2023    
All Day

Haywood County Recreation & Parks Hike – Graveyard Fields

Join Haywood County Recreation & Parks on a guided hike as we celebrate the Year of the Trail! Learn more at https://secure.rec1.com/NC/haywood-county-nc/catalog
Sat 11
November 11, 2023    
8:00 am

Veterans Salute 5K/10K

Come salute our Veterans with a morning run in Downtown Concord. This race includes a 5k and 10k which are great runs for both novices […]
Sat 11
November 11, 2023    
9:00 am – 10:00 am

Mayor’s Fitness Challenge – Mayor’s Walk at Seagrove’s Clay Presnell Park

Join Mayor David Fernandez for the Seagrove Mayor’s Walk at Clay Presnell Park. Walk along the 3 miles of fine gravel trail in the Pottery […]
Sat 11
November 11, 2023    
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Twilight Walk

Take a walk with a park naturalist to explore the woods and fields at this special time of day. Ages 5+ https://web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ncraleighwt.wsc/iteminfo.html?Module=AR&FMID=196581407
Sun 12
November 12, 2023 – November 13, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Fri 17
November 17, 2023    
8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Conserving Carolina Fall Hiking Series: Reasonover Creek trail at DuPont State Recreational Forest

A 5.3 mile, moderate, loop hike offering mountain and lake views and a traverse through the forest and along Reasonover Creek. Visit https://conservingcarolina.org/event/fall-hiking-series-reasonover-creek-trail/ for more […]
Fri 17
November 17, 2023    
10:30 am – 12:00 pm

National Hiking Day Hike

Celebrate National Hiking Day with a guided nature walk! https://web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ncraleighwt.wsc/iteminfo.html?Module=AR&FMID=196588811
Sat 18
November 18, 2023    
8:30 am – 10:30 am

Lake Devin Trail Clean up.

Oxford Parks & Recreation will be having a Trail Cleanup Day at Lake Devin on November 18th starting at 8:30am. All ages welcome. https://oxfordnc.recdesk.com/Community/Home
Sat 18
November 18, 2023    
9:00 am – 11:00 am

Piedmont Environmental Center – Bicentennial Greenway Hike

Join PEC staff for a monthly hike on High Point’s trails and greenways! Each hike will take 60 to 90 minutes and vary in mileage. […]
Sat 18
November 18, 2023    
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Heritage Trail Demonstration Project Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Reaves Chapel, Navassa, NC

This demonstration project will show trail options to discover and learn about the Gullah Geechee culture and appreciate the unique history along the Lower Cape […]
Sun 19
November 19, 2023 – November 20, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Fri 24
November 24, 2023 – March 31, 2024    
All Day

Yadkin Valley Winter Wine & Beer Passport

The Yadkin Valley Winter Wine & Beer Passport presents 17 tastings at wineries, breweries & a distillery along the Surry County Wine Trail. Use on […]
Sat 25
November 25, 2023    
7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Full Moon Fever Ride

Experience the American Tobacco Trail at night at our Full Moon Fever Bike Ride with the Durham Community Trail Watch group!  Please note: the ride […]
Sun 26
November 26, 2023 – November 27, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]

Dec 2023

Sun 3
December 3, 2023 – December 4, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Sun 3
December 3, 2023    
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Group Walk on the Greenway – Valdese

Meet at the restrooms to walk the 2-mile greenway. Cross the 160-foot suspension bridge on the way. Reach McGalliard Falls at the 2 mile mark. […]
Sat 9
December 9, 2023    
9:00 am – 11:00 am

Piedmont Environmental Center – High Point Greenway Hike

Join PEC staff for a monthly hike on High Point’s trails and greenways! Each hike will take 60 to 90 minutes and vary in mileage. […]
Sun 10
December 10, 2023 – December 11, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Sun 17
December 17, 2023 – December 18, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Sat 23
December 23, 2023    
7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Full Moon Fever Ride

Experience the American Tobacco Trail at night at our Full Moon Fever Bike Ride with the Durham Community Trail Watch group!  Please note: the ride […]
Sun 24
December 24, 2023 – December 25, 2023    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]
Sat 30
December 30, 2023    
9:00 am – 11:00 am

New Year’s Resolution Trail Runs 5K & 10K

End Year of the Trail with a 5K or 10K Trail run. Registration through Ultrasignup. https://friendsofthevaldeserec.org/nyrr
Sun 31
December 31, 2023 – January 1, 2024    
8:00 am – 9:30 am

Trail Run Sundays

JOIN US EVERY WEEK FOR A LOCAL TRAIL ADVENTURE! Get off road with us Sunday Mornings @ 8:00am! Tired of running the same roads day […]