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 […]

Carolina Thread Trail and City of Mount Holly to celebrate the outdoors with socially distanced National Trails Day event

Mount Holly, N.C. – The Carolina Thread Trail will bring back its annual National Trails Day celebration on Saturday, June 5, 2021 with an increased focus […]

Catawba Lands Conservancy Plans Improvements To Spencer Mountain Kayak Launch, With Funding From The Gaston Community Foundation

Gaston County, N.C. – A favorite spot for outdoor enthusiasts, the Spencer Mountain River Access Canoe and Kayak Launch in Spencer Mountain, N.C. will soon get […]

Top Trails For Birding

Are you one of the many Carolinians who keep a bird feeder because you like to watch your backyard birds during the winter? Perhaps you just […]

What does the future hold for development, trails in Charlotte?

It’s no secret to folks who live in the greater Charlotte region – we’re growing and developing faster than many people could have imagined. That means […]

Five Triumphs in a Tough Year

Last year brought a lot of challenges to the Thread Trail and Conservancy. As we look back on this unprecedented year that was 2020, it’s incredible […]

Thread Trail hidden gems to explore over the holidays

We know the holidays are going to be different this year…but one thing that isn’t changing? Nature. With that in mind, we wanted to remind you […]