ENJOY A WALK IN THE WOODS AT THE KINGS MOUNTAIN GATEWAY TRAIL!  GET HEALTHY IN MANY WAYS!  HAPPY 2019.  This is the 10th Anniversary of the trail, 2009 to 2019 THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT!

TRAIL SPONSORS FOR 2018

 
 PRESENTING SPONSORS 2018
   Kings Mountain Tourism Development Authority
The City of Kings Mountain
Cleveland County
Shirley & Mal Brutko
 
PINNACLE SPONSORS 2018
Albemarle Lithium
Duke Energy
NTE Energy
 
EAGLE SPONSORS 2018
C & C Scrap Iron & Metal, Inc.
Celanese
Sandie & Phil Dee
Martin Marietta Aggregates
Neisler Brothers, Inc.
Premier Federal Credit Union
Southern Power Company
Vicki & Earl Strine
 
TRAILBLAZER SPONSORS 2018
Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc.
Anne Elam & Rubis
Firestone Fibers & Textiles Co.
Ragan & Reba Harper
Dr. & Mrs. Paul Hendricks
Summit Place
Plastic Products, Inc.
Marylou & James Ware
Dru & Gene White
Wild Birds Unlimited
 
COUGAR SPONSORS 2018
Bank of the Ozarks
Dellingers Jewel Shop
Edward Jones-Jack Buchanan & Doug Satterfield
Rita & Ronnie Franks
Evelyn & Larry Hamrick, Sr.
Harris Funeral Home
Libby Hawkins
Kings Mountain Family YMCA
Mary Neisler
Patricia & Allan Propst
Timms Furniture
Warlick & Hamrick Insurance
 
RED FOX SPONSORS 2018
Burch Electric, Inc.
Complete Chiropractic
Jane & Jerry King
Dr. & Mrs. Brett Niblack
Kings Mountain Pediatrics, PLLC
Allan & Patricia Propst
Mary Neisler
 







Mission Statement

“Our mission is to improve the quality of life, health and well-being of the citizens of the City of Kings Mountain through the collaborative efforts of local, state and federal agencies as well as local business and industry, by providing natural resource based recreational opportunities.”

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Announcements

Events for 2019 - Tuesday, January 8, 2019

March 9, 2019 is the 10th Annual 5K/10Mile Run and Fun Run

at the Kings Mountain Gateway Trail, 807 South Battleground Avenue, Kings Mountain 9 a.m. to 12 noon.  Applications are available at racesonline.com or contact Shirley at 704 739-9663 or [email protected] and ask for an application to be sent to you.  Applications will also be available at the Kings Mountain Family YMCA, Dover YMCA, Kings Mountain City Hall, Kings Mountain Art Center (Old Train Depot), and at the Trailhead on Battleground Ave. in Kings Mountain.  This is a family event with awards given in all categories including overall and masters.  Fun Run participants will receive a medal.  Refreshments will be served and fun will be had by all!!!!!!  Sign up today!

APRIL 13, 2019 4th ANNUAL EARTH DAY EVENT at the trail, 807 South Battleground Ave., Kings Mountain, N. C.  The event starts at 11 a.m. and runs until 3 p.m.  Parking is available on both sides of Battleground Ave.  There will be crafts, vendors of all kinds, music, & food, a wonderful family event sponsored by the city of Kings Mountain and the Kings Mountain Gateway Trail.  Contact [email protected] for more information. 

June 1, 2019:  HAPPY TRAILS & DOGGIE TAILS

National Trails Day-Saturday, June 1, 2019,9 a.m.-12 noon.  Dog Walk, Dog Sing Along, Pet Adoption, Pet Supply, Vendors, Music, Food, Dog Show & More! For more information: http://www.kmgatewaytrails,org/ Sponsored by the Kings Mountain Gateway Trails & the Cleveland County Animal Control Services....BRING YOUR DOGGIE AND COME!!!  FUN FOR ALL!  For more information call Doug Satterfield at 704 477-0665 or email [email protected] 


 Astronomy Event 2019, date to be announced
On top of the Plateau at the Gateway Trail, a Galaxy Quest, an Astronomy Event! Look at the stars and planets through high powered telescopes presented by the Astronomical Society of Cleveland County. You should be able to see Venus, Mars, constellations, the crescent moon rising and more. This is a family event. Contact Judy Ford at [email protected] for more information.

5th Annual Trail Photo Competition & Exhibit.  This event will be held at the Kings Mountain Art Center (Old Train Depot) Date to be announced. Cash prizes for winners!!!!  Reception at the Kings Mountain Art Center. For an application contact the Southern Arts Society at [email protected] or call 704 739-5585. Photos must be taken at the Gateway Trail in the past 2 years. Photos need to be delivered to the art center on Battleground Ave.  Photos must be 8" x 10" or larger and should be matted and backed.

June & July 2019: Story Walk presented by the Mauney Memorial Library

June 1, 2019 is National Trails Day!!!!!  Go walk at the Gateway Trail and celebrate! 






 

 

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