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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.