North Carolina is a paradise for canine hikers and their owners: from the rolling meadows and countless streams, lakes, and waterfalls, to the cool, lush forests filled with sights and scents. This guide has everything you need to know to plan a safe fun-filled outing with your dog. Includes: hikes located in and around Asheville, Winston-Salem, Piedmont, Uwharrie National Forest, and the Mountains-to-Sea Trail; info on doggy first aid and the 10 Canine Essentials; paw-friendly terrain; trails appropriate for dogs of all ages and fitness levels; and a handy trail-finder chart to help you choose just the hike you're looking for.
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