This hike explores Stony Creek, the aquatic pulse of Duke Forest’s Edeburn Division. Head up old Eno Road, crossing Stony Creek by bridge. Flat Rock Trail begins the loop where you cross Stony Creek at a large level outcrop.
From there, wander up the watershed, crossing Stony Creek and its tributaries. Climb to make a loop atop Oak Hill, where you can see stone remains of an old homesite. Your return trip passes pine plantations and other evidences of a managed forest.
Hillsborough, NC - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.1