Where to Run and Walk

Walking and Running Trails in Greensboro

Greensboro is full of many walking, running, and mountain biking trails. In fact, there are more than 100 miles of trails and greenways available in Greensboro. Check out this guide on where to walk/run in Greensboro. From short walks/runs to long ones, we’ve got you covered.

Updated: January 2023

Haw River State Park

339 Conference Center Dr. Browns Summit and 6068 N. Church St.


  • Great Blue Heron Loop (3.2 miles)

  • Lake Loop Trail (0.66 miles)

  • Piedmont Loop Trail (1.42 miles)

  • Wetlands Boardwalk (0.43 miles)
Haw River State Park

Haw River State Park


5834 Bur-Mil Club Rd.


  • Big Loop Trail (2 miles)

  • Wood Duck Way (0.10 miles)

  • Little Loop Trail (0.82 miles)

  • Owl’s Roost Trail (4.34 miles)
Access to Atlantic-Yadkin Greenway next to the Wildlife Education Center


Barber Park

1500 Barber Park Dr.

Trails: 1-mile walking trail

Country Park + National Military Park

3905 Nathanael Greene Dr.


  • Country Park Loop (1.5 miles of paved trail)

  • Winston Monument Trail connects Country Park Loop and Military Park Loop

  • Guilford Courthouse Nat. Mil. Park Main Loop (1 mile)

  • Veterans Trail of Peace (small loop inside National Military Park)

  • The Copperhead Trail (3.2 miles in wooded areas)
County Park

Country Park

Oka T. Hester Park

3615 Deutzia St.

Trails: 1.3-mile trail with 13 fitness stations

Gateway Gardens

2800 E. Gate City Blvd.

Trails: 1.7-mile trail throughout gardens

Lake Daniel Park & Greenway

410 Mimosa Dr.


  • Paved Greenway (Lake Daniel Greenway) that stretches 2 miles from West Friendly Avenue to Mendenhall Street

  • Access to Latham Park Greenway via the connector trail

Oak Ridge Town Park

6231 Lisa Dr.


  • 1.4 miles walking trail

  • 4 miles of mountain biking trails

Tanger Family Bicentennial Gardens

1105 Hobbs Rd.


1-mile walking trail throughout gardens
Easy access to Bog Garden path

The Bog Garden at Benjamin Park

1101 Hobbs Rd.


  • ~1 miles walking trail
Easy access to Tanger Family Bicentennial Gardens path

Latham Park & Latham Park Greenway

905 Cridland Dr.

Trails: 1.2-mile trail on the Latham Park Greenway

Sussman Park Greenway

299 Sussmans St. & 4115 Donegal Dr.

Trails: Greenway (1.2 miles) that connects to Downtown Greenway linking Shannon Woods Park and Shannon Hills Park

Rolling Roads Greenway

2300 Bridgette Blvd.

Trails: Rolling Roads Greenway (0.62 miles)

Nealtown Park & Northeast Community Trail

805 Nealtown Rd.

Trails: 1.2-mile greenway

Greenhaven Park & Greenhaven Greenway

3801 Lynhaven Dr.

Trails: 0.63-mile greenway (Greenhaven Greenway)

Hillsdale Park & Greenway

2501 Murrayhill Rd.

Trails: 1 mile Paved walking trail (Hillsdale Greenway)

Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway

Parking is available at Bur-Mil Park, Guilford Courthouse National Military Park & Greensboro Country Park

Trails: 7.5 miles

Bicentennial Greenway

Parking is available at Kernodle Middle School (3600 Drawbridge Pkwy, Greensboro); Leonard Recreation Center (6324 Ballinger Rd.), and at the trailhead at Wagon Place near Western Guilford High School (409 Friendway Rd).

Trails: 14.5 miles

Downtown Greenway

The following areas are available for parking while using the greenway: On-street parking at Smith and Prescott streets for the Tradition Cornerstone; On-street parking at Lindsay and Cumberland streets for the Innovation Cornerstone; Accessible trailhead parking area at 475 Spring Garden Street at Morehead Park; Trailhead parking area at Eugene and Bragg Street at Five Points

Trails: 4-mile loop

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