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.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

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.