The Carolina Thread Trail

The Carolina Thread Trail is your regional network of connected greenways, trails and blueways that reaches 15 counties, 2 states and 2.9 million people. There are over 300 miles of trails and 170 miles of blueway open to the public – linking people to places, and communities to each other. The Thread Trail preserves our natural areas and is a place for recreation, transportation and conservation. This is a landmark project that provides public and community benefits for people of every age, every background and in every community in our region.

Our Mission
Creating a legacy of conservation and connectivity through a regional network of trails.

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Catawba Lands Conservancy is the lead organization for the Carolina Thread Trail, working to save land in our region and connect lives to nature.

visit the clc website