Loblolly Trail

MODERATE 40 reviews

Loblolly Trail is a 9.9 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Raleigh, North Carolina that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from September until May. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

9.9 miles 915 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash

birding

camping

canoeing

hiking

trail running

walking

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

bridge out

Directions from Raleigh, NC: Reedy Creek Section: About 0.5 miles north of I-40 at Exit 287 (Harrison Ave). After passing the park entrance, take an immediate left into the parking area. Park maps can be obtained at a kiosk located in the back-right corner as you enter the parking lot. After passing the park entrance, take an immediate left into the parking area. Trail begins on the back east side of the parking area (on the right side).

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1 month ago

Nice trail but traffic was bit too heavy for me.

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5 months ago

Nice long out-and-back. Like all Umstead trails, it is beautiful, but very well traveled.

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6 months ago

nice trail. take note distance is inaccurate on state website and umstead map. GPS had me close to 8 miles from parking lot to turnaround at Park boundary.