Pilot Mountain Heats Up With Summer Activities

Pilot Mountain, NC

Pilot Mountain, North Carolina is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts in the summertime. With its stunning scenery, diverse trails, and refreshing Yadkin River, there are endless possibilities for adventure.

Hit the Trails at Pilot Mountain State Park boasts over 35 miles of trails catering to all skill levels. Hike to the top of the iconic Pilot Knob for breathtaking panoramic views or explore the hidden gems along the Jomey Lane Trail. For a more challenging trek, conquer the Upper Sauratown Trail, a rewarding climb.

Take in the beauty of the Yadkin River from a different perspective by kayaking or canoeing. Paddle downstream, enjoying the peacefulness of nature or explore the hidden coves and inlets. Rent a paddleboard for a fun and unique way to explore the water.

Explore the scenic trails on horseback.  Pilot Mountain State Park offers guided horseback riding tours, perfect for families or those who want a more leisurely way to experience the outdoors.

These are just a few of the many ways to enjoy Pilot Mountain in the summertime. 

Reconnect with nature and the small-town charm reminiscent of older days by exploring our beautiful town. Come visit the mountain at our State Park, walking trails, and campgrounds. Located just a few minutes from the mountain is our downtown area, which boasts delicious restaurants, award-winning bed and breakfasts, shops, and other small businesses. Wineries, inns, our golf course, and wedding destinations are also available in the area. So come take a trip to Pilot Mountain and enjoy yourselves. We’re happy to have you! www.pilotmountainnc.org