Holden's Mill Trail

MODERATE 26 reviews
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Holden's Mill Trail is a 3.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Hillsborough, North Carolina that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
3.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
347 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

camping

canoeing

fishing

fly fishing

hiking

trail running

walking

forest

river

wildlife

muddy

Directions from Durham, NC: From I-85 South to Durham, take Cole Mill exit, turn right, after 5 miles road will enter the park. From I-85 North, take Exit 170 between Hillsborough and Durham. Make a U-turn after coming off the exit ramp, go under the interstate a quarter mile, turn right on Pleasant Green Road, then turn left at intersection with Cole Mill Road. Travel over the Eno River, you will be on park property. Travel past the picnic and parking area leaving the park. Continue in a northwestern direction crossing over Pleasant Green Road and shortly you will enter park land again. Park in the first parking area after the park headquarters. Begin on Buckquarter Trail which is located there.

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4 months ago

Nice moderate hike with good cardio in short 10 minute elevation change.

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6 months ago

Interesting scenery of the old mill. Trail not in great shape and some huge boulders block the path

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Sunday, July 03, 2016

Nice little loop, hiked in mid summer. Would go back in fall to see the leaves changing.

Saturday, April 02, 2016