The Southern Research Station, in conjunction with the National Forests in North Carolina, developed this web application for trail enthusiasts to learn how they interact with nature and plan their outdoor trips.
Click to explore the trails in the National Forests in North Carolina through elevation profiles, fly-overs, image galleries, and more.
Use the data in this section to learn more about the environment of the trails in the National Forests in North Carolina.
Explore the research on how people interact with their forests.
See recent news and updates on the region's trails, including road closings, bear warnings, and hiker health alerts.
This application is for planning purposes only. Trail users should always carry a compass and trail map when in the forest.