The bridge spans Forney Creek and is the gateway to the new trail.
The trail is in the Sally’s Y Preserve, 85 acres beside Sally’s YMCA that’s protected by the Catawba Lands Conservancy.
The trail connects to the 1.3-mile Thread Trail that’s in the conservancy’s Catawba Springs Preserve, 136 acres of neighboring conserved land.
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People can hike and mountain bike on the trails.