Win prizes for spending time outside with our outdoor BINGO

We know you enjoy the outdoors (hey, you’re visiting the website of a trails organization, right?) but let’s face it, sometimes we need a little motivation […]

Three Trails to Know if You Love Spring Wildflowers

Spring is here and Mother Earth is beginning to wake up, bringing a bounty of gorgeous blooms. For all you flower lovers out there, we’ve pulled […]

Find over 500 miles of trails and greenways for your holiday hikes!

Charlotte, N.C. – Just in time for the winter holidays and a warm weekend forecast, the Carolina Thread Trail launched a redesign of its interactive online […]

Carolina Thread Trail Launches $13 Million Campaign: Public Kick-Off with over $11 Million in Hand

Charlotte, N.C.—The Carolina Thread Trail today officially launched a fundraising campaign to build the next nearly 200 miles of the Carolina Thread Trail (CTT).  A $1 […]

Destination: Recreation

Over the last few years, Gaston County has increasingly become a destination for outdoor recreation, with water sports like kayaking and paddle boarding gaining in popularity. […]

Request For Proposals: Thread Trail Looks for Sign Vendor

The Carolina Thread Trail is looking for a vendor to fabricate and install signs along its trails. Please see the full Request For Proposals (RFP) below. […]

2023 will be “Year of the Trail”

The state of North Carolina has officially designated 2023 as the “Year of the Trail”, with a goal of boosting awareness of trails as well as […]

Building trails that last – how we’re treading toward a more sustainable trail network

So you think you know about sustainability? We’re willing to bet that when you hear the word, trails aren’t what come to mind. Nevertheless, sustainability is […]

Residents from around the Carolinas celebrate the outdoors at Carolina Thread Trail’s National Trails Day event

Mount Holly, N.C. – The Carolina Thread Trail and City of Mount Holly welcomed approximately 1,200-1,500 people from around the Greater Charlotte region to celebrate trails […]