The Walnut Creek Trail follows Walnut Creek across southern Raleigh, extending over 15 miles from Lake Johnson to the Neuse River Trail.
Provides connections with the Centennial Bikeway Connector, Rocky Branch Trail, Little Rock Trail, and the Neuse River Trail.
The Walnut Creek Trail provides a range of landscapes and environments to experience, from natural, to urban, to residential.
The eastern section of the Walnut Creek Trail is designated as part of the East Coast Greenway Trail (ECG). The ECG is a long distance nationwide trail that winds its way between Canada and Key West, linking all of the major cities of the eastern seaboard.
Trail connects with sidewalk at Avent Ferry Road. Trail continues on sidewalk to Trailwood Drive. Trail continues south on Trailwood Drive (no sidewalk) for approximately 400 feet before resuming as the traditional asphalt trail along Walnut Creek.
Trail connects to Lake Johnson Loop, and connects to the Lake Johnson Nature Preserve area