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Carolina Adventures

Get out and enjoy North Carolina! These stories should help get you started.

See NC … From the Air!

Change your perspective with an exhilarating airborne experience

Tubin’ the Tar

Go with the flow and find a lazy river near you

Finding New Life on the Water

Tanya Binford’s surprising path to sailing the 5,500-mile Great Loop

A Brush with the Paranormal

Bigfoot is helping put Littleton on the map

NC’s Oyster Trail is an Experience on the Half Shell

Visit seafood markets, farms and restaurants along our coast

Drive-through History

The Historic Albemarle Tour is a rich cultural resource

Discovering Ancient Libations

Sample the drink of Vikings on the NC Mead Trail

Take a Dragon by the Tail

Test your driving skills on a legendary road in Western NC

Tryon Palace Celebrates 250 Years

History is on full display at NC’s first state capitol

Creedmoor Gallery Hosts National Teapot Show

See extraordinary teapots in a virtual gallery

War Grave Beneath the Waves

The HMT Bedfordshire rests as a British memorial in NC waters

See Sights Old and New in the Twin City

History meets culture and innovation in Winston-Salem

Soak Up the Sun in the Port City

Wilmington offers big-city fun not far from the beach

A Major Attraction in the Minor League

How Crawdads baseball (and a carousel) came to Hickory

Going to the Birds on the NC Birding Trail

Spot new feathered friends at sites across the state