Basin Trail (aka Hermit Trail)

EASY 35 reviews

Basin Trail (aka Hermit Trail) is a 2.2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Kure Beach, North Carolina that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
2.2 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
19 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

beach

river

views

wild flowers

hiking
1 day ago

Nice walk through the marsh area to the observation deck

hiking
11 days ago

Awesome. Nice trail through marsh woods.

hiking
2 months ago

Nice easy walk. Beautiful observation deck at the end.

2 months ago

walking
2 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

4 months ago

hiking
8 months ago

Very easy hike/walk great for kids and dogs! In the winter no bug spray needed :)

8 months ago

We went in the winter, at night. It was incredibly romantic.

8 months ago

8 months ago

walking
10 months ago

hiking
10 months ago

Insect repellant is a must. You can't win without.

hiking
Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Great until it gets hot!

hiking
Monday, July 04, 2016

Short and easy - keep an eye out for crabs! Lots of birds too. A nice stroll

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Way too short, but great views!

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Very easy trail for a family with a jogging stroller. Beautiful views!

Saturday, April 02, 2016

Wednesday, March 09, 2016

great beginners trail