​​​Saturday June 2nd

Croft State Park

9am - 4pm

National Trails Day (50th Anniversary)

Glendale Outdoor Leadership is sponsoring NTD, supported by The Local Hiker

You can sign up at www.setgols.org 

Visit www.americanhiking.org for more information on NTD.

9am - Check in at the primitive 
​camp area at Croft State Park


9:30am - Hike on the Foster Mill Loop lead by The Local Hiker Crew, app. 6.5 miles

9:30 - Walk a shelter dog from Spartanburg's Humane Society on the Nature Trail,
app. 1.5 miles

Mountain Biking
(Same ride, offered twice during the day)

9:30am, app. 10 mile ride

1:00pm, app 10 mile ride

(same paddle trip offered at three different times)



​2-3:30 pm

​Fill your schedule with what you would like to do! You can sign up and secure a kayak or mountain bike at www.setgols.org 

​Family friendly games will be available throughout the day, courtesy of Spartanburg's "Let's Play" and The Local Hiker.
​Bring your own lunch.

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Thanks and we look forward to seeing you soon! 

Upcoming Events / Classes and Other Info! 

The Local Hiker

Established in October of 2013, The Local Hiker is a locally owned business on the east end of Main Street in downtown Spartanburg, South Carolina. Our purpose here in the upstate is to educate, encourage and equip those looking to get in the outdoors.  We want to ensure everyone has a great experience whether they're hiking, biking, climbing, camping or even surfing and the appropriate equipment is step one.  We have it all from sunscreen to sleeping bags and everything in between. Paired with a knowledgeable and friendly staff that will provide the proper guidance, you can rest assured your business is safe here at The Local Hiker.


Paddle The Pacolet
Where: The Pacolet River
When: New date being decide upon - watch for details

Come join us at Paddle the Pacolet! It's family fun event, complete with paddling, live music and BBQ waiting for you at the exit point! If you don't want to get in the water, no problem! You can still come enjoy the music, food and other festivities! Click the registration button below to reserve your spot.

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