This group is for Charlotte area outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy hiking, walking, exploring NC nature, and making new friends. We are a network of people who are interested in meeting up for hikes in or around the Charlotte/Piedmont area.
Beginners to experienced trailblazers are very welcome.
Meetups are mostly held on weekends, but can be scheduled for anytime others want to participate.
This is a friendly, sociable, and diverse group of people who know how to enjoy the outdoors throughout the Carolinas.
Join us and lets get hiking!
- The events and information posted on Hiking-Charlotte/Piedmont Areas are the exclusive property of this group and are NOT to be copied, posted, or otherwise used on any other Meetup or social media site.
- All members take on the risks of hiking and will not hold Hiking-Charlotte/Piedmont Areas Meetup or the Organizers responsible for injury or other mishap.
Hiking around Charlotte and the Carolina Piedmont
June 20 · 6:15 PM
Weekday Wanderers~Evening Fitness Walk (3.5+ mph)
Let's take advantage of the nice Spring weather, and enjoy an evening walk through scenic Myers Park or Uptown Charlotte!
We had a Super-Fun time at this event when we... Learn more
June 18 · 9:30 AM
Local McDowell Nature Preserve Hike
This Saturday promises to be cooler, with the highs only reaching 82! So let’s get outdoors!
McDowell Nature Preserve is one of my favorite places and so conveniently... Learn more
June 14 · 5:45 PM
Evening Walk - Jetton Park, Cornelius, NC
What it lacks in mileage, Jetton Park makes up for in adventure. The trail system passes by maintained gardens, a restored barn, lookout points, beachfront and... Learn more
June 11 · 10:00 AM
South Mountains State Park - Mod to Stren (3+ miles) Stop & Smell the Roses Hike
FORMAT: This outing will be a departure from our usual fast-paced, cover lots of miles hike. I am planning this for those who are interested in going slow and taking in... Learn more
June 11 · 9:00 AM
Grandfather Mountain - Profile Trail to the Swinging Bridge - (Very Strenuous)
Description: Join me on one of the most challenging, yet enjoyable hikes in the state! On the way up the Profile Trail, we'll have some steep climbs along the way to ... Learn more