Nanny's Mountain is maintained by York County Parks. Note, there are no restrooms at Nanny's Mountain, so plan accordingly.
How to get thereNanny's Mountain doesn't have a postal address (the GPS coordinates are 35.074737, -81.104679). From Uptown Charlotte, take NC 49 South past the South Carolina state line. In a little over 9 miles, turn left onto SC-274/SC-49 S. In two miles, turn right onto Charlotte Highway. In one mile, turn left onto W. Liberty Hill Rd. The trail entrance is straight ahead, marked with a Nanny's Mountain sign. A gravel parking lot is just past the entrance on the left.
Don't forget to pack
- Water: Stay hydrated! There are no restroom facilities to refill, so plan accordingly.
- Comfortable shoes: The terrain is mostly gravel with a gradual climb.
- Snacks or a picnic lunch: There's a great picnic table for a refueling stop at the mid-way point of the out-and-back trail.
- Hats, sunscreen and sunglasses: The trail is only partially shaded.