Rowan County, NC

Rowan County is currently working to implement its Master Plan and there are currently no trails designated as Carolina Thread Trail open to the public. Check back soon!


Carolina Thread Trail Master Plan for Rowan County

Carolina Thread Trail Map for Rowan County


Destinations that could be linked by the Carolina Thread Trail:

Catawba College Ecological Preserve 

Catawba College possesses a 189-acre ecological preserve where students conduct field DSC_0010_019research. The preserve is part of a 300-acre wildlife refuge that the college acquired in 1999 from the LandTrust for Central North Carolina. It is currently under a conservation easement to protect its natural value and occupies the area at the confluence of Second Creek and the South Yadkin River. The Catawba College South Yadkin Wildlife Refuge provides a learning environment for Catawba students in the fields of wildlife management and land conservation.

2300 W Innes St
Salisbury, NC 28144

Historic SalisburyMcCanless_House,_Confederate_Ave,_Salisbury_NC

The city of Salisbury has a rich heritage of fine architecture dating from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Both domestic and commercial buildings from a variety of stylistic periods contribute to the distinctive character of the city’s downtown and adjacent historic neighborhoods. Salisbury has several local districts that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places and four landmark properties to visit.

217 S. Main Street
P.O. Box 479
Salisbury, NC 28145-0479
(704) 638-5230