Charlotte, NC

U.S. National Whitewater Center

The U.S. National Whitewater Center, located about 20 minutes west of Uptown, is the official Olympic Training Center for whitewater slalom racing. Among the numerous activities at the center, there are 40 miles of trails that are popular for mountain biking and trail running. This excellent map shows numerous loop options, with varying levels of difficulty.

Other activities at the Center include whitewater rafting, kayaking, zip lining, canoeing, rock climbing and mountain biking!

Essentials
  • 40 miles of trails to explore
  • 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy