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What to Do in North Carolina? 35 Interesting North Carolina Activities

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What to Do in North Carolina? 35 Interesting North Carolina Activities

Introduction - If you can't decide what to do in North Carolina on your next trip, read this guide. Admiring scenic views...

 

Take your family to the North Carolina Zoo

ACTIVITY 1 - The North Carolina Zoo is the world's largest natural habitat zoo and is home to 1,800 animals from 250 species...

 
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Visit the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

ACTIVITY 2 - The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in Raleigh is the oldest museum in NC. It's also the largest natural...

 

Spot wildlife at Grandfather Mountain

ACTIVITY 3 - Grandfather Mountain is the highest peak within the Blue Ridge Mountain range. The Linville, NC, outdoor attraction stands at 5,946...

 

Paddleboard on the French Broad River

ACTIVITY 4 - While in Asheville, trying some water sports on the French Broad River is a fun thing to do. A recommended...

 

Experience a fascinating historical tour of Charlotte

ACTIVITY 5 - Located in central North Carolina, Charlotte is one of the state's biggest cities. If visiting, one of the best bucket...

 

View the East Coast's biggest dune at Jockey's Ridge State Park

ACTIVITY 6 - The Outer Banks, found in Eastern North Carolina, is one of the most popular places in the state. An interesting...

 

Hike to Linville Falls in the Linville Gorge Wilderness

ACTIVITY 7 - North Carolina has many waterfalls, and Linville Falls is one of the most spectacular. The falls are found in the...

 
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Hop aboard a train on the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

ACTIVITY 8 - The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad begins in Bryson City and stretches for 52 miles. Taking a steam train ride along...

 

Try some amazing beer on an Asheville brewery walking tour

ACTIVITY 9 - Asheville is one of the best cities to visit in the Southeast if looking for great breweries. An exciting way...

 

Follow the Rainbow and Turtleback Falls Trail in Gorges State Park

ACTIVITY 10 - The Rainbow Falls and Turtleback Falls Trail is a 6.3-kilometer-long hiking trail in Gorges State Park. The route takes you...

 

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