Vroman’s Nose Loop Trail

Easy 3 mile loop hike with spectacular views from many rock ledges on the top of steep cliffs. The main trailhead for Vroman’s Nose is a large grassy parking area off West Middleburgh Road. There is a sign for the parking area.From the parking area, follow the old woods road toward the right and immediately … Continue reading Vroman’s Nose Loop Trail

Vischer Ferry Nature & Historic Preserve

We will have to check out this 4 mile loop trail near Ballston Spa. Considered an easy hike, it takes an average of 1-2 hrs. to complete. This is a very popular area for hiking, birding, horseback riding, bike riding, and walking. The trail is open year-round and is beautiful to visit anytime. Continue reading Vischer Ferry Nature & Historic Preserve

Malta Ecological Nature Park

Explore this 1.00 mile, loop trail near Ballston Spa, New York. It’s an easy walk in the park as they say, you can do a figure 8 and pass by the pond for about 2.8 miles. We noticed there are big expansion plans for the future. For now, it’s an easy trail for cross-country skiing, … Continue reading Malta Ecological Nature Park

Bog Meadow Nature Trail

Check out this two-mile path, great for warm season walks and cold season skiing, is a favorite among nature lovers. There is parking on both ends or go out and back for about 4 miles. Considered an easy trail, it takes less than 2 hours to complete. This is a great all season trail for … Continue reading Bog Meadow Nature Trail

Little Tennessee River Greenway

The Little Tennessee River Greenway is a 6 mile out and back trail located in Franklin, North Carolina. The greenway meanders through wetlands, railroad cuts left behind by the Tallulah Falls Railroad, alongside pastures and through upland forest. Its surface is a mix of paved and non-paved (gravel) sections. The greenway includes plenty of benches, … Continue reading Little Tennessee River Greenway

Swamp Rabbit Trail

The Swamp Rabbit Trail is a 22-mile multi-use (walking and bicycling) greenway that traverses along the Reedy River, an old railroad corridor and City parks to connect Travelers Rest with the City of Greenville, South Carolina (yes, it’s in the North Carolina listing – but it’s so close and so good). The best part for … Continue reading Swamp Rabbit Trail

Carriage Trail

Nice hiking loop on trails maintained by the Saratoga Mountain Bike Association (SMBA). Elevation gain is minimal making for a fairly easy walk, however some sections of trail are littered with large rocks potentially making it a moderate hike for some. The majority of this loop is on private land that adjoins the Daniels Road … Continue reading Carriage Trail

Noland Creek Trail

The Noland Creek Trail is in total a 18.5 mile out and back trail located near Bryson City, North Carolina that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options. Horses are also able to use this trail. I frequent hike for us in to … Continue reading Noland Creek Trail

Pisgah Intro Trail

8 miles max ride, 1hr 15min drive to City of Brevard Sports Complex starting point. Planned out this route for my family and friends as an easy intro to Pisgah without a ton of elevation. Everyone loved it with skills ranging from young and old beginners to experienced Youth NICA Athletes and coaches. Start at … Continue reading Pisgah Intro Trail

Lakeshore Trail

Lakeshore Trail (BMT) is a 9 mile less popular blue single track trail located near Fontana Dam North Carolina. This hike primary trail can be used both directions. 9.5 max ride, 40 min drive to Lakeshore Trail Trailhead, Lakeshore Trail, Bryson City, NC 28713 Continue reading Lakeshore Trail