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Best trails in Carrboro

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Looking for a great trail near Carrboro, North Carolina? AllTrails has 8 great hiking trails, trail running trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around William B. Umstead State Park or Eno River State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Duke Forest Korstian Division or Harris Lake County Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 7 easy trails in Carrboro ranging from 1.7 to 5 miles and from 301 to 577 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Carrboro
Top trails (8)
#1 - Morgan Creek Trail
Westwood Park
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h
Morgan Creek Trail is a 2.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Carrboro, North Carolina that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of actShow more
#2 - Occoneechee Loop
Carolina North Forest
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 10 m
Occoneechee Loop is a 2.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Carrboro, North Carolina that features a great forest setting. The trail is good for all skill levels and is primarily used foShow more
#3 - Wilson Park to Carolina North Forest Via Owasa Corridor Loop
Wilson Park
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 8 m
This route connects you from Wilson Park to the OWASA easement along Bolin Creek in Carolina North Forest. From there, you can follow the creek for another mile or so, or peel off onto any of the sidShow more
#4 - Trip Farm Loop Trail
Carolina North Forest
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 45 m
Trip Farm Loop Trail is a 1.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Carrboro, North Carolina that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of acShow more
#5 - Owasa and Duke Power Corridors
Carolina North Forest
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 9 m
Owasa and Duke Power Corridors is a 2.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Carrboro, North Carolina that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail offShow more
#6 - Lowlands Loop
Carrboro, North Carolina
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 47 m
Lowlands Loop is a 1.9 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Carrboro, North Carolina that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for wShow more
#7 - Maytag and OWASA Corridor Loop
Carolina North Forest
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 54 m
Maytag and OWASA Corridor Loop is a 2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Carrboro, North Carolina that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is good for all skill levels and offersShow more
#8 - Carolina Forest Road
Carrboro, North Carolina
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 47 m
Carolina Forest Road is a 1.7 mile out and back trail located near Carrboro, North Carolina that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and runniShow more