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Explore the Small Town of Ruth, NC

Ruth is one of our small towns that is home to the Thermal Belt Rail Trail as well as a mural along our Art Mural Trail. Known by locals as one of the prettiest little light displays during the holidays, Ruth maybe little, but its impact on Rutherford County is big.

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,...

Art Mural Trail through Rutherford County

The unique towns of Rutherford County, NC boast a series of murals that speak to our history, our beauty, and our love of the arts.