• Trailheads members begin a hike on the Ridgeline Trail
  • Greenway Gals smile after seeing spider lilies at Landsford Canal State Park
  • Greenway Gals on a hike at the Anne Springs Close Greenway
  • Trailheads pose on top of Crowders Mountain
  • Greenway Gals get ready to paddle the Landsford Canal!



Trailheads is a grassroots group of individuals who are dedicated to increasing access Trailheads_webto trails and outdoor spaces, offering you the opportunity to be part of something bigger. Your membership contributes to the completion of over 1,500 miles of trails in North and South Carolina. Become a Trailhead today by donating $25, $50, or $100 one time or annually to the Thread Trail and help fund hundreds of miles of trail right in your own backyard.

For more information, please contact Vanessa Gorr.GGLogo2015

Greenway Gals

Greenway Gals is a group of women who get together to hike and kayak several times a year along the Carolina Thread Trail, while helping to support and promote our regional trail system. It is a fun way to experience the outdoors and support the mission of The Thread Trail.

For more information, please contact Allison Schwartz.
See below for a list of events.

These 12 month memberships will leave a lasting impression on the Thread Trail and help weave miles of trail throughout our region. So what are you waiting for? Become a member today! 


Member News and Events

Saturday, April 1 | 9 am – 12 pm
Noticing Nature Walk
South Fork Trail |149 Willow Drive, McAdenville, NC 28101
3-miles | easy-moderate hike | all ages

Discover your inner Naturalist on this nature-focused, group walk along the South Fork Trail, part of the Carolina Thread Trail! Follow Andy Kane, Director of the Thread Trail, along this natural surface trail adjacent to the South Fork of the Catawba River. The group will stop frequently to take notice of the beautiful flora and fauna present in the 94-acres of land protected by Catawba Lands Conservancy. Click here for details and to register.

Thank you to our Founding Corporate Partner of Trailheads!

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