9 am - 6 pm Daily
16 Church Street, Highlands, NC
Call 828-526-9887 to Book
Highlands Plateau Greenway
multiple trails | easy
The Highlands Plateau Greenway is a systemof walking and hiking
trails that protect and connect the natural settings and historic
sites of the Highlands, NC area. It is a locally owned and managed
trail system for walkers and hikers of existing and planned paths
along a continuous, safe, green route, easily identified through
signage, maps, and user guides designed to promote the public’s
enjoyment and appreciation of the natural and historical
environment as well as quality of life on the Highlands plateau.
The Greenway contains over five miles of sidewalks and natural
trails that are open and free to the public daily from sunrise to
sunset. The trails connect natural areas and historic sites in
the town and provide alternate walking and jogging routes to
shopping, educational offerings, and civic destinations. Existing
and proposed trails incorporate botanical points of interest,
historic sites, important birding areas, art, scenic overlooks and
other areas of natural beauty. The Greenway trails are intended
for foot traffic only and are rated as easy, moderate or difficult to
indicate health and fitness opportunities for all user levels.
Hop on the trail from locations all over town and follow the signs.