Located between the Piedmont and the Coastal Plain, Clemmons' pine stands and hardwoods are set on a pleasant rolling terrain highlighted by streams and rock formations.These features are accessible by a series of well-marked pedestrian trails, accented by exhibits, as well as ranger-conducted sessions. The forest offers a wealth of experiences for the senses and the mind.

Forest Geology Trail has "Talking Rocks," Talking Tree Trail and Forest Demonstration Trail. Picnic facilities have open picnic sites with tables and grills available, as well as a spacious shelter complete with a massive stone fire place and plenty of seating. Reservations for the shelter are required.

Please note that while in the forest, dogs must be on a leash and under direct control of an owner at all times.

Bicycles and other vehicles are not permitted on the forest's trails.

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