Franklin County Nature Preserve Trail

Royal, North Carolina 27806

Franklin County Nature Preserve Trail

Franklin County Nature Preserve Trail Professional Review and Guide

"Franklin County Nature Preserve of the De Hart Botanical Gardens is an eighty-eight-acre sanctuary housing nearly five hundred flora and fauna, including 102 types of trees and shrubs, azaleas in seventy-five colors, twenty-three species of mint, and nine different crane fly orchids. You can see nearly all of what the preserve has to offer on two 1.8-mile loop trails."

Franklin County Nature Preserve Trail Reviews

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4/17/2009
Pretty in the spring with the azaleas in bloom. Open Sat - Tues only.
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10/24/2008
Very nice area, but the trail was more like a walk in the park. Don't get your hopes up for this trail if you want a workout, but is very nice to take pictures from.
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Trail Information

Royal
Nearby City
2.3
Distance
81 feet
Elevation Gain
Loop/Lollipop
Trail Type
Easy
Skill Level
1 to 2 hours
Duration
Best in Summer
Season