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Best trails in Statesville

752 Reviews
Looking for a great trail near Statesville, North Carolina? AllTrails has 6 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 Lake Norman State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Bakers Mountain Park or Latta Plantation Park. Ready for some activity? There are 4 moderate trails in Statesville ranging from 2.6 to 15.4 miles and from 767 to 872 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 Statesville
Top trails (6)
#1 - Lake Norman Lakeshore Trail
Lake Norman State Park
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Length: 5.7 mi • Est. 2 h 38 m
The trail is very well marked with white blazes for the longer loop. The shorter trail some people mention in their reviews is blazed in red. Markers with distance placed every half mile to help track time and distance. The trail offers great views of the lake with several stops along the water for the dogs to drink.Show more
#2 - Norwood Loop Trail
Lake Norman State Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
NOTE: Every year Lake Normal State Park reverses direction of its trail loops for mountain bikers. Check for signageShow more
#3 - Girl Scouts, Hornets' Nest Council Trail
Statesville, North Carolina
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 1 h 44 m
#4 - Bigleaf Slopes Trail
Statesville, North Carolina
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 10 m
#5 - Signal Hill
Statesville, North Carolina
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 52 m
A nice patch of green space nestled within the city of Statesville.Show more
#6 - Laurel, Wildlife, and Fox Loop
Lake Norman State Park
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Length: 15.4 mi • Est. 6 h 58 m
Singletrack mountain biking trail NOTE: Every year Lake Normal State Park reverses direction of its trail loops. Check for signageShow more