Hiking & Trails
Explore original in Rowan County’s outdoor haven. Nestled in the piedmont of North Carolina, we offer a 4-season climate and a variety of choices for some of North Carolina’s best outdoor recreation. From leisurely walking trails at Hurley Park and Gold Hill Mines, to scenic hikes at Eagle Point Nature Preserve or Dunn’s Mountain, you’ll find original opportunities for all skill and activity levels. Stop along the way for bird watching, fishing, kayaking, swimming and more. Explore the listings below to learn more about what makes Rowan County an original destination for hiking and trails, and begin planning your next visit to Rowan County.