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 […]

Check Out Our Fall-Winter Newsletter

Our Fall-Winter 2021 newsletter is here! We are excited to share this special issue that celebrates the Conservancy’s 30th anniversary and shares more exciting updates about […]

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. […]

Funding trails: It’s not magic, it’s money

Building a trail network isn’t as easy as drawing lines on a map. It takes time, thoughtful planning and importantly, money. While trails aren’t cheap to […]

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 […]

Our 2020 Annual Report and 2021 Spring Newsletter are here!

The Conservancy and Thread Trail are excited to bring you our newest newsletter, including our 2020 Annual Report. Check out the whole issue below! Photo by […]