Shining Creek Path to Shining Rock

MODERATE 4 reviews

Shining Creek Path to Shining Rock is a 8.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Canton, North Carolina that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from April until October.

DISTANCE
8.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2,801 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

hiking
1 month ago

Its not the easiest trail I've ever hiked, but its not hard either. My son 5 did fine hiking this trail. It gets steep in a few places but mostly it is gradual slopes and beautiful views.

Saturday, August 22, 2015