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Kings Mountain State Park Trail

The National Recreation Trail in Kings Mountain State Park is marked by a blue blaze throughout the 16-mile loop trail. Carolina Thread Trail segment is 1.6-mile that connects to the red blaze of the Ridgeline Trail that will take you north to Crowders Mountain or continue on west to the visitor's center at the Kings Mountain Military Park to learn the history of the Revolutionary War Battle site. There is a beautiful dam created by the Lake Crawford near the parking.

Location

Crowders Mountain State Park - Linwood Road Access, 4611 Linwood Rd, Kings Mountain, NC 28086, USA

3.1 Miles One Way

Moderate

Best Use

Surface

Distance

Difficulty

Natural Surface

Walking, Hiking, Running

Shopping

Mountain Holiday

110 W Mountain St.

Kings Mountain

704-750-4057

Outdoor Sporting Goods

Patriot Jacks Outfitters

832 E King St.

Kings Mountain

(704) 739-2989

Trailhead in Kings Mountain

Kings Mountain Gateway Trail

807 S Battleground Ave.

Kings Mountain

704-739-9663

KINGS MOUNTAIN

Kings Mountain is home to comfortable climates, top-notch educational institutions, healthcare facilities, recreational opportunities and friendly people. Whether you are interested in outdoor recreation, the arts, dining and shopping, business and industry, education or healthcare, we have it all right here in Kings Mountain. Special events provide Kings Mountain residents and visitors with year-round family-style entertainment, by producing and promoting free festivals and city-wide holiday celebrations.

Kings Mountain State Park

The Piedmont’s Kings Mountain State Park has miles of forested trails perfect for supreme Kings Mountain hiking, two fishing lakes, and sits adjacent to Kings Mountain National Military Park, one of many national park Revolutionary War sites.

Hike these trails 

Located close by

Foote Trail

Gravel

Moderate, Easy, Advanced

4.5 Miles

a gravel trail that features a variety of terrain types from the flat to strenuous.

Cardio Hill Trail

Gravel

Moderate

0.4 Miles One Way

Moderate to strenuous gravel train featuring a beautiful overlook of the city of Kings Mountain.

Plateau Loop

Paved, Gravel

Moderate

0.8 Miles

This paved trail includes a short climb and a paved loop that circles a beautiful butterfly garden with a gravel footpath.

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