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Carolina Adventures

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

Christmas Tree Traditions

Finding and caring for a fresh tree can be a beloved tradition

Find Fall Apples off the Beaten Path

Enjoy the fruits of Ashe County orchards or plant your own

The Allure of Pond Fishing

Finding the right lure can make for big fun on small ponds

Grandfather Mountain Highland Games

July 6–9, 2017, near Linville

North Carolina's Parks and Forests

A treasure trove of natural beauty and recreation

Discover the Spirit of Johnston County

Spend a weekend on the Beer, Wine & Shine Trail

Countdown to the Eclipse

North Carolina prepares for a rare celestial event

Edenton Shines Along the Albemarle Sound

This coastal community continues to celebrate centuries of history

Hendersonville's Mountain Charm

NC mountain town pairs uptown culture with outdoor adventure

101 North Carolina Festivals

Whatever the occasion, you’ll find a festival for it

See NC by Train (and a Discounted Fare)

Special $5 kids’ fares are available through August 2017

How to Choose an RV

RVs allow you to hit the open road with all the comforts of home

North Carolina's Oldest Lighthouse Turns 200

Old Baldy weathered 3 wars, the Great Depression and countless storms

Locals Know Best

Where to get good eats