Haw River Paddle & Land Trails
The Haw River Trail and Haw River Paddle Trail follow the course of the Haw River from Haw River State Park to Jordan Lake State Natural Area. The Haw River Trail (HRT) is part of the statewide Mountains-to-Sea Trail (MST), which allows hikers to travel across the state from Clingman’s Dome to Jockey’s Ridge. The Haw River Paddle Trail has 14 paddle accesses throughout the county, allowing novice and experienced paddlers to experience the Haw. The maps below detail key points along both trails, including access points for canoers and kayakers.