From Axios Charlotte:
Ah … the great outdoors. We’ve compiled a list of 20 local trails sorted by trails for nature lovers, trails for city vibes and trails that are worth the drive.
Details: Located near Belmont (the town), Seven Oaks Preserve Trail is a 4.6-mile loop that winds along the shoreline of Lake Wylie. Visitors can enjoy views of the lake, hardwood forests, and plenty of wildlife along the way. Plus, it loops around Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden if you want to stop and explore.