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15 Magnificent Trails You Have To Hike In North Carolina Before You Die

North Carolina has some of the best hiking on the east coast. Between diverse mountain trails and small paths between sandy dunes, there’s plenty of variety and beauty in the scenery. With so much to offer, it can get hard to decide which hikes you must try in North Carolina. To help you narrow down the list, these 15 North Carolina are a true once in a lifetime experience.

I’m ready to lace up my hiking boots and experience the most of what North Carolina has to offer! Did any of your favorite hikes make the list, or any you would add?

While hiking and getting a little workout is always great, you also can’t beat an adventurous drive. This ‘road to nowhere’ is the most scenic in North Carolina.

Emory Rakestraw
Emory was born and raised in North Carolina. She enjoys writing, photography, filmmaking, travel, wine and cheese. You can find more of her work on emoryrakestraw.com