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Jordan Lake State Recreation Area

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47 mi 76 km of trail 2 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 13 Trails Intermediate Trails 5 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

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Recommended Routes in Jordan Lake State Recreation Area - 2

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Favorite Golden winter forests dominate the lakeshore.
Intermediate

New Hope Overlook - Red-Blue Trails

5.1 mi 8.3 km 498' Up 151.91 m Up 482' Down 146.84 m Down

Pittsboro, NC
Favorite Moving water
Intermediate/Difficult

Leigh Farm, and Jordan Waterfowl

5.3 mi 8.6 km 254' Up 77.29 m Up 271' Down 82.47 m Down

Chapel…, NC

Trails in Jordan Lake State Recreation Area - 16

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2.6 mi 4.2 km #1Red Loop
Intermediate
Pittsboro, NC
Intermediate
Pittsboro, NC
2.0 mi 3.2 km #2Forest Demonstration Trail
Easy
Fearrington Village, NC
Easy
Fearrington Village, NC
0.4 mi 0.6 km #3Talking Tree Trail
Easy
Fearrington Village, NC
Easy
Fearrington Village, NC
2.6 mi 4.1 km #4Eagle Spur Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Chapel Hill, NC
Easy/Intermediate
Chapel Hill, NC
0.5 mi 0.8 km #5Wildlife Trail
Easy
Fearrington Village, NC
Easy
Fearrington Village, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km #6Low Lands Trail
Easy
Fearrington Village, NC
Easy
Fearrington Village, NC
23.0 mi 37.1 km #7American Tobacco Trail
Easy
Scotts Mill, NC
Easy
Scotts Mill, NC
2.8 mi 4.5 km #8Durham-Duncan Line
Easy/Intermediate
Fearrington Village, NC
Easy/Intermediate
Fearrington Village, NC
3.4 mi 5.5 km #9Transis Camp Road
Easy
Chapel Hill, NC
Easy
Chapel Hill, NC
2.7 mi 4.4 km #10Blue Loop
Intermediate
Pittsboro, NC
Intermediate
Pittsboro, NC
1.8 mi 2.9 km #11Sloppy Trail
Intermediate
Chapel Hill, NC
Intermediate
Chapel Hill, NC
1.2 mi 1.9 km #12Meadowmont Trail
Easy
Chapel Hill, NC
Easy
Chapel Hill, NC
1.0 mi 1.7 km #13Cedars Loop Trail
Easy
Chapel Hill, NC
Easy
Chapel Hill, NC
0.8 mi 1.2 km #14Slopes Loop Trail
Easy
Chapel Hill, NC
Easy
Chapel Hill, NC
0.8 mi 1.3 km #15Safety Corridor
Intermediate
Fearrington Village, NC
Intermediate
Fearrington Village, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km #16Energy Corridor
Easy
Chapel Hill, NC
Easy
Chapel Hill, NC

Photos of Jordan Lake State Recreation Area - 44

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An ancient Eastern Box Turtle taking up the trail.
Apr 24, 2017 near Fearrin…, NC
Golden winter forests dominate the lakeshore.
Jan 30, 2017 near Pittsboro, NC
Fallen leaves crinkle underfoot on a winter day along the Eagle Spur Trail.
Feb 13, 2017 near Chapel…, NC
A view from the Wildlife Trail
Oct 21, 2017 near Fearrin…, NC
A portion of the Forest Demonstration Trail
Oct 21, 2017 near Fearrin…, NC
Typical view from the Low Lands Trail
Oct 21, 2017 near Fearrin…, NC
Rest stop along the Talking Tree Trail
Oct 21, 2017 near Fearrin…, NC
View of the surrounding forest from the Talking Tree Trail.
Oct 21, 2017 near Fearrin…, NC