Widow's Creek Trail is a 5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Traphill, NC that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
Widow's Creek Trail is accessed via the backpack parking area. The trail follows Widow's Creek for 2.5 miles ending at the backpack sites. To view Widow's Creek Falls, park just beyond the Widow's Creek bridge and walk a short distance upstream.
Trail is marked "no hiking". Permitted fishing only. Named Bullhead Stream.
My wife and I made it to the third bridge on a last minute hike this past saturday. How far from the 3rd bridge are the backpacking sites?
most beautiful trail I've been on. ferns clear creek mossy rocks. rhododendrons galore I'll be back!