Mossy Creek Trail

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Mossy Creek Trail is a 1.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Clarksville, VA that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and mountain biking and is accessible year-round.

1.5 miles 80 feet Out & Back

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Directions from Clarksville, VA: Occoneechee State Park is on U.S. 58, 1.5 miles east of Clarksville in Mecklenburg County which rests on the North Carolina border. After entering the park, turn left and follow the main road until you come to the first road on right marked Campground B. Turn here and drive a short distance to a lot marked Terrace Gardens. After parking, walk up the shallow steps to reach Plantation Trail. Follow Plantation trail to the right to reach Mossy Creek.

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1 year ago

You can pick it up from the plantation or off Occoneechee Park Road near Panhandle Road. Like most of the Park's trails it is a pleasant wooded trail with a little up and down but no serious grades. Be sure and check out the remains of the terrace gardens.