Hiking: Wilmington

Looking for a hike in the Wilmington area? Here are five options. Click "here" for more information.

Abbey Nature Preserve
Explore a one-time plantation going back to nature
Length: 2.4 miles
Difficulty: easy
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Boiling Springs Nature Preserve
Get to know coastal ecology in this well-documented nature preserve
Length: 1.5 miles
Difficulty: easy
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Brunswick Nature Park
Mountain bikers are helping to rapidly expand a new trail network
Length: 5.5 miles (10 miles expected to be built)
Difficulty: moderate
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Carolina Beach State Park: Sugarloaf Dune Trail
Best hike along North Carolina’s lower coast
Length: 3.5 miles
Difficulty: easy
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Fort Fisher State Recreation Area: Hermit Trail
A philosophical saunter into the vast expanse of a barrier island
Length: 2.2 miles
Difficulty: easy
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