Guilford Courthouse Historic Trail
Tali Tak Taki. The old General
Greenes Order of the Arrow Lodge, built this 6.5 mile trail located in Lake Brandt
Marina (see map), is now operated by the Old North State Councils Tsoiotsi Tsogalii
The trail begins at the Lake Brandt
Marina, and follows an old railroad bed for about two miles before leading to the Military
Park Visitors Center where a short film is shown. The trail then follows about a 4.5
mile loop before ending back at the Visitors Center. Cub Packs or units that wish to
hike a shorter distance may begin the trail at the Visitors Center.
There is a Guilford Courthouse Trail Award
offered by the Old North State Council to Scouts who complete one of the enclosed
questionnaires and have it signed by a Park Ranger. After viewing the short orientation
film at the Visitors Center and hiking the trail. The Historic Trail Award patches
and medallions are available at the Council Service Center.
To get to the Visitors Center take
US 220 towards Greensboro. North of Greensboro US 220 becomes Old Battleground Road. The
Visitors Center is off New Garden Road just east of the Old Battleground-New Garden
intersection. To get to the Lake Brandt Marina, take Old Battleground Road North to Lake
Brandt Road and make a right onto Lake Brandt Road. The Lake Brandt Marina is located one
mile north of the Lake Brandt Road-Lawndale Drive fork.
Pack Guilford Courthouse Questionnaire*
Troop Guilford Courthouse Trail
Guilford Historic Trail Map*
National Military Park