Thermal Belt Rail Trail

This converted rail line is now a trail connecting the towns of Rutherfordton and Spindale – and very soon Forest City. You can bike, walk, or run the trail, passing the Bechtler Mint Site, restaurant row in Spindale, and more. Furry friends welcome!

Distance: 7.87 Miles
Surface: Crushed Gravel
Uses: Bike, hike, walk, run
Trail Head 1
Address: 101 W Main St,Spindale NC,28160
Trail Head 3
Address: 342 Gilboa Church Road Rutherfordton, NC 28139
Trail Head 2
Address: Fashion Circle Rutherfordton, NC 28139