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05.22.20

Three local adventures on the Thread Trail

You’ve been at home. You baked all the sourdough and watched all the Netflix. You’ve dutifully gone out and walked in your neighborhood, but the view […]
04.06.20

Connecting to nature at home

Are you looking for places to get outside while still keeping your distance from others? Maybe you need some hands-on activities that will keep the kids […]
04.02.20

Nature and your mental health

Research showing the connection between outdoor spaces and our mental health has multiplied over the past several decades. It’s something we all know but easily forget: […]
04.01.20

Wondering in the woods

Carolina Thread Trail’s Program Coordinator reflects on how his relationship to the outdoors has changed throughout his life, and how he shares his sense of wonder […]
01.06.20

Carolina Thread Trail awards over $246,000 to trail projects

In mid-December, the Carolina Thread Trail Governing Board awarded $246,666 in trail implementation grants for projects along the Thread Trail to the City of Gastonia, Town […]
08.14.19
Carolina Thread Trail Rocky River Blueway

Going the Distance

65-Mile Rocky River/Pee Dee River Blueways Open River to Recreation By Anna Gibson Great Blue Herons glide overhead; a cluster of deer swim soundlessly across the […]
05.16.19

RIVER CITY: A new and expanding trail system along the Catawba River puts a spotlight on Mount Holly

By Page Leggett If Brian DuPont takes you on a tour of his adopted hometown, Mount Holly, his enthusiasm for it may make you want to […]
02.08.19

Our views on the Cross Charlotte Trail

You have probably come across several recent news stories related to the Cross Charlotte Trail, and we wanted to address how this relates to and impacts […]
08.01.18
Carolina Thread Trail Lancaster County

Border Crossing

Interstate Collaboration on the Cross-State Bridge Brings the Thread Trail Across State Lines By Ann Gibson Ask Lancaster County and Waxhaw officials about construction of the […]