Durham, NC Trails and Parks

Durham has 85 trails in the vicinity, including 62 hiking trails and 24 for walking. These trails range from 0.4 to 26.1 miles in length. The most popular trails are Duke Forest, Eno River Area and Eno River State Park — Laurel Bluffs Trail. Trails.com member Nicole B. recently completed Piney Mountain Hike.
  • Duke ForestView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    • Walking  
    •  2 hours
    •  3.7 miles
    •  Guide

    The Duke Cross-Country Trail and Fit Loop is a popular recreational facility, and once you walk on this beautiful trail you will understand why. ...

  • Duke ForestView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1-5 miles
    •  Guide

    In the 1920s, Duke Forest was formed from farms and woods to buffer the developing campus of Duke University. Clarence F. Korstian led the establishment ...

  • Duke University and Sarah P. Duke GardensView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Durham, NC

    • Walking  
    •  45 minutes
    •  1.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Two memorable sights await you on this walk, one of which is Duke Chapel. Its soaring spires and English Gothic architecture will make you think ...

  • Eno River AreaView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  0.5-8 miles
    •  Guide

    The rippling Eno River winds for 33 miles from its headwaters in Orange County to Falls Lake in Wake County. Two state parcels offer access. ...

  • Eno River State Park — Laurel Bluffs TrailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Durham, NC

    • Hiking  
    •  1.5 to 2 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    Laurel Bluffs is a 5-mile out-and-back trail that follows the Eno from the park’s Pump Station Access downstream to Guess Road. Judging from ...

  • Eno RiverView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Durham, NC

    • Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing  
    •  26 miles
    •  Guide

    The Eno River begins northwest of Hillsborough and flows to the south. On the west side of Hillsborough, it turns east and passes across the ...

  • Woodcroft Walking TrailsView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Durham, NC

    •  7.8 miles

    Woodcroft Walking Trails is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 7.8 miles long and begins at 350 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • West Ellerbe Creek TrailView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1.3 miles

    West Ellerbe Creek Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 345 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • Jogging Trail - T.W. AlexanderView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1.8 miles

    Jogging Trail - T.W. Alexander is a hiking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 372 feet altitude. Traveling the ...

  • East Campus Perimeter PathView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1.6 miles

    East Campus Perimeter Path is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 399 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • Southpoint PathView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1.2 miles

    Southpoint Path is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 266 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...

  • Jogging Trail - Nc 54View Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  2.3 miles

    Jogging Trail - Nc 54 is a hiking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 2.3 miles long and begins at 319 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...

  • East Campus Perimeter PathView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1.6 miles

    East Campus Perimeter Path is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 406 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • West Ellerbe Creek TrailView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1.3 miles

    West Ellerbe Creek Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 345 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • Imperial Center GreenwayView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  3.6 miles

    Imperial Center Greenway is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 3.6 miles long and begins at 410 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • Jogging Trail - T.W. AlexanderView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1.8 miles

    Jogging Trail - T.W. Alexander is a hiking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 372 feet altitude. Traveling the ...

  • Woodlake PathView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  2.5 miles

    Woodlake Path is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 2.5 miles long and begins at 360 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...

  • Woodcroft Walking TrailsView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Durham, NC

    •  7.8 miles

    Woodcroft Walking Trails is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 7.8 miles long and begins at 346 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • Southpoint PathView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1.2 miles

    Southpoint Path is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 311 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...

  • Riddle Road TrailView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1.5 miles

    Riddle Road Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 391 feet altitude. Traveling the ...

  • Rtp - Phase 8View Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1.6 miles

    Rtp - Phase 8 is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 308 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...

  • East Campus Perimeter PathView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  1.6 miles

    East Campus Perimeter Path is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 400 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • Imperial Center GreenwayView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  3.6 miles

    Imperial Center Greenway is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 3.6 miles long and begins at 390 feet altitude. Traveling ...

  • Jogging Trail - Nc 54View Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  2.3 miles

    Jogging Trail - Nc 54 is a hiking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 2.3 miles long and begins at 318 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...

  • Woodlake PathView Trail Details

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    Durham, NC

    •  2.5 miles

    Woodlake Path is a hiking and biking trail in Durham, North Carolina. It is 2.5 miles long and begins at 360 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...