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American Tobacco Trail

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Address: 1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Rd., Apex, NC 27502
Phone Number: 919-387-2117
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Walking trail

Beautiful nature and surroundings. It was extremely hot the day we walked. We began in Apex. In late June there were many flying bugs flying into our faces which may be due to the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Qtme
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Cary, North Carolina
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Cary, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful nature and surroundings. It was extremely hot the day we walked. We began in Apex. In late June there were many flying bugs flying into our faces which may be due to the amount of rain and heat. Many bike riders and horses can go on this trail as well. It's beautiful but would chose a different day to... More 

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Thank Qtme
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walk the trail almost monthly. Its well maintained and beautiful. The trees provide a nice shade so it's always cooler, even in the summer. There is plenty of wildlife to see and it's never too crowded.

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Thank Ben L
nc
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is nothing like a walk on this beautiful natural stone path through the woods on a fall day. My favorite time of the year!! You can walk, right a bike or your horse. A wonderful serene place. There are benches to rest and mile markers to know how far you have gone. The dogs absolutely loved walking here.

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Thank NCpatti
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok so me and my family went here to bike ride. When we got there There were two different sides to choose. We chose the right side. It was amazing. It felt like fall in summer. It had very good views and it had a country side feeling. The next time my family went we choose the left side. It... More 

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Thank Kyle D
Raleigh, North Carolina
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61 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Part of me wants to leave a terrible review to keep people from flocking to this amazing trail, but I could never bring myself to speak negatively about it. This is by far the best biking/walking/running/nature trail anywhere. It is shaded by big beautiful trees and the fine gravel is perfect for biking or running. The terrain is varied, so... More 

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Thank Caroline F
Pinehurst, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

I've ridden the ATT several times now and always enjoy it. I'll usually ride from the southern trailhead on New Hill Olive Chapel Road up to the vicinity of South Point Mall and turn around. I finally rode the full length all the way to downtown Durham today. About 45 miles total round trip. I think I've seen enough of... More 

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Thank Montgomery19
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

The Wake County end of the trail is flat, straight and smooth with excellent footing. When the trail is quiet, you can have a peaceful run through beautiful woodland and enjoy the winding streams and wetlands that are frequen

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Thank Keefferdog
NC
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

Always gorgeous and fun for walking, bicycling, or running. Fabulous and well maintained, you can access the ATT from a few different places and enjoy your entire time.

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Thank Hristiyana Z
High Point, NC
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78 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

This trail has something for everyone. The southern side (south of Durham) is less busy with only sparse street crossing and is usually less congested from foot and bicycle traffic. The north side starts getting crowded and harder to navigate with a bike due to increased foot traffic. Once in Durham, it start feeling more unsafe, so I have only... More 

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Thank rallyrabbit
Morrisville, North Carolina
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1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

Last Sunday I covered the whole American Tobacco Trail hiking alone. I am a 59 years young, hiking enthusiast, nature loving man and a visitor here. I was introduced to the trail by a friend and we had a short walk of 8 miles on the trail about 4 weeks back. I liked the trail so much that I immediately... More 

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