Foothills Trail Guidebook


The OFFICIAL guidebook of the Foothills Trail Conservancy. Contains fold-out topo maps for each trail section. Detailed text descriptions of each section provide excellent information about the route, difficulty, water sources, views, designated campsite locations, etc. Text is written east – west in one section and west – east in another. Contact information is also provided for parks and the USFS districts. A small section of diagrammatic maps helps located trailheads. An elevation map is included. Three major spur trails are described. Guide is spiral-bound for easy copying. Proceeds from the sale of this guide are used in the maintenance of the Foothills Trail.

Trail Map New!


The perfect companion to the Foothills Trail Guidebook. This topo-style, double-sided map gives the big picture of the Trail, and includes trailhead access maps with point-to-point distances, elevation maps, and designated campsite information. Side panels provide emergency information and contact information for other state and national agencies. State park and national forest boundaries are shown along with the the Jocassee Wildlife Management Area (SC) and the new Headwaters State Forest (NC).

Pocket Profile


Waterproof, durable, lightweight. Compact overview of Trail. Elevation profile.

Baseball Cap


Available colors: Green, Khaki.
Foothills Trail on forehead.


Cotton T-shirt


Short-sleeved. Cotton. Foothills Trail on front with “The Mountains Are Calling”.


Long-Sleeved T-shirt


Long-sleeved. Cotton. Foothills Trail on front with “The Mountains Are Calling”.


Foothills Trail Patch


Sew on. 3 in x 2 ¼ in.

Foothills Trail Car Tag


Aluminum. Durable paint.