7 Of The Greatest Mountain Hiking Trails In North Carolina For Beginners

Hiking is a wonderful way to reconnect with nature and to feel a sense of accomplishment, no matter the length of the trail. But, let’s face it: we’re not all cut out for epic hikes that last for days and require you to tote a heavy backpack with all of your gear. And to that end, we’re not all hikers. For you, or that person in your life who may not be an avid, experienced hiker, there are trails perfect for beginners all throughout the mountains of North Carolina. Check out seven of them below and get ready for some wondrous adventures…

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Practically anyone should be able to enjoy these easy trails in the mountains of North Carolina. Think you can go this weekend?

For more easy hikes in North Carolina, keep reading: 10 Easy Hikes To Add To Your Outdoor Bucket List In North Carolina.