Preserving Our Land and Water

In Gaston County,NC

Gaston County is committed topreserving our natural spaces, not only to sustain the environment but to offer unparalleled access for everyone to enjoy. Visitors can paddle our rivers, bike under a canopy of towering trees or hike to the tops of quartzite peaks. From kayaks, paddleboards and canoes to mountain bikes, hiking shoes and climbing gear, if you have the passion we have a place to engage it. Gaston County preserves our land and water so people can discover this outdoor wonderland located right inside metro Charlotte.

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    Belmont Parks and Recreation

    Belmont Parks and Recreation's goal is to enhance the quality of life for residents, while also providing a place for visitors.

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    Carolina Thread Trail

    The Carolina Thread Trail is a regional network of trails that works to connect people and communities to nature through miles of trails, greenways and blueways.

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    Catawba Land Conservatory

    Catawba Lands Conservancy conserves and manages land for public benefit in the Southern Piedmont of North Carolina.

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    Catawba Riverkeeper

    The Catawba Riverkeeper is the only non-profit, on-the-water advocate for the entire 8,900 miles of waterways in the Catawba-Wateree River Basin.

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    Cramerton Parks and Recreation

    The Cramerton Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for over 180 acres of park and open space.

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    Gaston County Parks and Recreation

    Gaston County Parks and Recreation operates 18 parks within the county providing visitors a place to get outside and enjoy nature.

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    Gastonia Parks and Recreation

    The Gastonia Parks and Recreation Department provides a variety of active and passive recreation opportunities for all ages, and preserves valuable open space for the enjoyment of the citizens of Gastonia.

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    Mount Holly Parks & Recreation

    The City of Mount Holly Parks and Recreation provides many opportunities for friends, families, and visitors to enjoy themselves by offering exercise, entertainment, and relaxation while visiting and enjoying our wonderful parks and facilities all around the city.

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    Piedmont Area Singletrack Alliance

    The Piedmont Area Singletrack Alliance (PASA) promotes, trail preservation and development, in the Central Piedmont region of NC and SC.

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    TarHeel TrailBlazers

    The Tarheel Trailblazers Mountain Bike Association builds and maintains over 110 miles of sustainable mountain bike trails, in the Metro – Charlotte region.

620 N. Main St.

Belmont, NC 28012

Phone: 704-825-4044

Toll Free: 1-800-849-9994

Visitors Center is closed
until further notice.

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