Mount Airy Greenway Connector

North Carolina

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Mount Airy Greenway Connector Facts

States: North Carolina
Counties: Surry
Length: 2.2 miles
Trail end points: Tharrington Park (Ararat River Greenway) and Worth Street (Emily B. Taylor Greenway)
Trail surfaces: Asphalt
Trail category: Greenway/Non-RT
ID: 9878768
Trail activities: Bike, Inline Skating, Wheelchair Accessible, Walking

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Mount Airy Greenway Connector Description

This connector trail links Mount Airy’s two most popular trails, elevating the experience on each by providing an uninterrupted 6-mile walk or ride along the three greenways. The v-shaped trail, which features a wooden bridge over Lovills Creek,  picks up where the Ararat River Greenway leaves off in Tharrington Park, and joins the Emily B. Taylor Greenway at Worth St. 

Parking and Trail Access

Park at Tharrington Park ((1501 W Wensley Dr) or at the trailheads for either of the adjacent trails:

Emily B. Taylor Greenway - Veterans Memorial Park (691 West Lebanon St)

Ararat River Greenway - Riverside Park (350 Riverside Dr)

 

Mount Airy Greenway Connector Reviews

Great paved trail following the river around Mount Airy the real hometown of Andy Griiffin and the basis for Mayberry in his show. Plenty of parking at the trailheads.

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