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American Tobacco Trail

The American Tobacco Trail is a 23+ mile rails-to-trails project located in the Triangle Region of North Carolina.

  • Address: Multiple Cities, NC
  • Mailing Address: Multiple Cities, NC

The American Tobacco Trail, a 22-mile long rail-trail, traverses 4.5 miles through the extreme northeastern part of Chatham County. The natural surfaced (grass, clay and gravel) trail is open for hikers, off-road and hybrid cyclists and limited equestrian use.
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• White Oak Church Rd: Trailhead has a parking area.
1305 White Oak Church Rd, Apex 27523
78°55'21.36"W 35°47'10.91"N
-78.9226 W 35.786364 N

• Pittard Sears Rd: At the end of this road (connects to O’Kelly Chapel Road) is a small gravel lot.
1029 Pittard Sears Rd, Durham, NC 27713
78°55'40.81"W 35°50'6.87"N
-78.928003 W 35.835242 N