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Best trails in Elon

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Explore the most popular trails near Elon with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Map of trails in Elon
Top trails (3)
#1 - Shallow Ford Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue Loop
Shallow Ford Natural Area
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 24 m
Shallow Ford Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue Loop is a 3.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Elon, North Carolina that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail Show more
#2 - Basin Creek and Homestead Loop Trails
Shallow Ford Natural Area
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 57 m
The trail leads to the highest point in the 200 acre Shallow Ford Natural Area ad 679 feet. Show more
#3 - Beth Schmidt Park
Beth Schmidt Park
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 28 m
Beth Schmidt Park is a 1.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Elon, North Carolina that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hShow more