Events and Programs

Most programs are free and open to the public; however, advance registration is required. Click the title below for additional event details.

Members of the Carolina Thread Trail (CTT) and Catawba Lands Conservancy (CLC) are invited to additional exclusive opportunities. View Member programs!

 

JULY

Thursday, July 20 | 7:30-8:30 pm
Sunset Ride on the Thread Trail: Four Mile Creek Greenway
Matthews, NC
4 miles | Moderate Exercise Bike | Ages 10+ | Dog Friendly

Saturday, July 22 | 10 am-1 pm | THIS HIKE IS NOW FULL!
Hike NC for your Health: Falcon Trail
Richfield, NC
5.4 miles | Moderate Exercise Hike | All Ages | Dog Friendly

 

AUGUST

Tuesday, August 15 | 6-8 pm
Queen City Joyride: Stewart/Irwin Creek Greenway
Charlotte, NC
4 miles | Easy Group Bike Ride | Ages 10+

Thursday, August 17 | 6-8 pm
Sunset Ride on the Thread Trail: South Prong/West Branch Rocky River Greenway
Davidson, NC
10 miles | Moderate Exercise Bike | Ages 10+ | Dog Friendly

Saturday, August 19 | 9 am-12 pm This paddle is currently full.  Email Allison Schwartz to be placed on waiting list. 
Kayak with Catawba Riverkeeper: Tailrace Marina
Mount Holly, NC
Moderate Paddle | Gear Provided | Ages 10+ | Contact: allison@catawbalands.org

Saturday, August 26 | 8:30 am-12:30 pm
Hike NC for your Health: Seven Oaks Preserve Trail
Belmont, NC
5.6 miles | Moderate Exercise Hike | All Ages | Dog Friendly

 

SEPTEMBER

Thursday, September 21 | 6:30-7:30 pm
Sunset Ride on the Thread Trail: Long Creek Preserve
Charlotte, NC
4.5 miles | Moderate Exercise Bike | Ages 10+ | Dog Friendly

 

OCTOBER

Thursday, October 26 | 5-8 pm
Sunset Ride on the Thread Trail: Clark’s Creek and Mallard Creek Greenway
Charlotte, NC
15 miles | Moderate Exercise Bike | Ages 10+ | Dog Friendly

 

NOVEMBER

Thursday, November 16 | 4-6 pm
Sunset Ride on the Thread Trail: McAlpine Creek and Campbell Creek Greenway
Charlotte, NC
8 miles | Easy Exercise Bike | Ages 10+ | Dog Friendly

DECEMBER

Thursday, December 21 | 4-6 pm
Sunset Ride on the Thread Trail: Avon/Catawba Creek Greenway
Gastonia, NC
6 miles | Easy Exercise Bike | Ages 10+ | Dog Friendly

JANUARY

Thursday, January 17 | 4-6 pm
Sunset Ride on the Thread Trail: King’s Mountain Gateway Trail
Kings Mountain, NC
12 miles | Moderate Exercise Bike | Ages 10+ | Dog Friendly

PLAN A PROGRAM FOR YOUR GROUP

We would love to plan a program for your group, club or organization! If you would like to set up an Outdoor Adventure or guided Thread Trail tour, please contact Mary Ann, program coordinator.

 

VOLUNTEER

Community Workdays

We’re always looking for volunteers to help with the Thread Trail! We have upcoming workdays scheduled to help build and maintain trail, so get involved today! Learn how you can volunteer.

 

FIND TRAILS

Create your own memories and events on the Thread Trail! Find trails using our interactive map!