The Trail

Connecting Morganton to Asheville in Western North Carolina with 100 planned miles of scenic hiking, biking on a combination of natural surface and paved trail. Goal: To be completed in 10 years!

Where to hike and bike on the Trail — Right Now

The downtowns along the route

Scott Carpenter, Burke County Deputy Manager, is the man behind the Fonta Flora State Trail. Learn how the trail came to be –

More about what it means to be a State Trail – there are 9.

Fonta Flora State Trail came to be in 2015 with primary sponsor Rep. Hugh Blackwell (R-86)in  N.C. House Bill 339.

Exploration Local Podcast about the FFST