Donate Today. The 1-mile Troutman Rail-Trail runs from Troutman's business district to a newer north end shopping area, following the former rail bed of the Add an Event. We rode this trail and had a fun experience. Much of the onward trail passes through forest, so keep watch for wildlife, such as deer and broadtail hawks. Soldier Pile Walls are retaining walls built by installing steel H piles at regular intervals and placing lagging between the piles.
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Log in Register. View Classic Gallery. The ominous presence of the over ft. We would have enjoyed the Gold Hill Trail more if the trail had markers letting us no that it would end suddenly, thank God my son was in front of us and noticed it, other than that we enjoyed the history of the place. In this case the contractor used pre-cast concrete panels between the H piles.
Signs posted every few hundred feet along the mile-long dirt and gravel path detail the history of mining in the state. Tourist office Random page. Email Address Invalid email format. View Classic Gallery. Like this: Like Loading
Help us to connect you with more trails! The ominous presence of the over ft. You can see this version of the map as the first image above. Gold Hill Rail-Trail Facts. Stephen's and backtrack to this point. Torrence Creek Greenway offers a pleasant route through meadows, woodlands, and wetlands south of Huntersville. There are a few swampy patches; be prepared for a muddy trek if you visit following a rainstorm.