All American Short Loop is a 13.2 mile loop trail located near Southern Pines, North Carolina. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for birding, hiking, mountain biking & trail running.
Campbell Creek Loop and Lanier Falls Trail is a 6.0 mile trail located in Raven Rock State Park near Lillington, North Carolina and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for camping & hiking and is accessible year-round.
Dunn-Erwin Rail Trail is a 5 mile point-to-point trail located near Erwin, North Carolina and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for mountain biking, trail running & walking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
Jordan Lake State Recreation Area is located near Apex, North Carolina and features a lake. The trail is rated as moderate offers a number of activity options. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
To me being a beginner this is a difficult trail with some very large hills. It is also very rooty on some trails. There is a skills area and some drop hills. It is run by the Town of Clayton with volunteer help.
Orange blazes with hiker image mark the route of the Peninsula trail. Single blaze indicate main trail route and double blaze indicates loop off of main trail. Trail may take the average hiker 2 hours to complete, so please be aware of park closing time and plan accordingly.