The North Carolina Travel Map (with 800+ Great Places Included!)

Last Updated on January 27, 2022

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Welcome to our page that houses the NC Tripping North Carolina Travel Map. If you’re a visual type of planner, this North Carolina travel map (created using Google Maps) will help you find places near your home or wherever you’re staying.

North Carolina Travel Map

This is also where you’ll find places that we’ve mentioned in our NC Bucket List Guide, inside our BOOK, and in individual articles on this site.

While we work to make this a complete listing of everything there is to do in North Carolina, please keep coming back. We update this constantly to keep the map a visual representation of all the places we’ve featured on NC Tripping.

Read More: 100+ Unique Things to Do in North Carolina

There are two main sections of this guide and we’ve organized it into the following sections:

The NC Tripping North Carolina Travel Map

Our bucket list of things to do in North Carolina is a massive collection of our favorite places to visit. This map shows you just how much of this state we’ve covered and what you can, too!

Western North Carolina Travel Map Locations Mentioned

Map of North Carolina highlighting Western North Carolina

These Western NC Travel Map locations include attractions in and around Asheville, near Boone and the High Country, and more.

Read More: Day Trips from Asheville

Alexander County (Taylorsville, Hiddenite, and More)

  • Emerald Hollow Mine
  • Hiddenite Center
  • The Old Jail Museum
  • Rocky Face Mountain Recreational Area

Alleghany County (Sparta, Stone Mountain State Park, and More)

Ashe County (Jefferson, West Jefferson, and More)

  • Ashe County Cheese
  • Frosty’s Choose and Cut
  • Mount Jefferson State Natural Area
  • New River Brewing
  • New River State Park

Avery County (Banner Elk, Linville, and More)

  • Apple Hill Farm
  • Banner Elk Winery & Villa
  • Beacon Heights Overlook Trail
  • Grandfather Mountain
  • Grandather Mountain State Park
  • Grandfather Vineyard
  • Hawksnest Snow Tubing
  • Linn Cove Viaduct
  • Linville Falls Winery
  • Otter Falls Trail
  • Rough Ridge Trail
  • Sugar Mountain Resort

Read More: Things to Do in Banner Elk

Buncombe County (Asheville, Black Mountain, and Mor)

Our map includes the location of our favorite things to do in Asheville, hotels in the area, breweries, and more!

Asheville

  • All Sevens Brewing
  • Archetype Brewing
  • Asheville Brewing Company (Downtown – South Slope, North Asheville, and South Asheville)
  • Bhramari Brewing Company
  • Biltmore Estate (site of Christmas at Biltmore and more events!)
  • Blue Ridge Parkway Visitors Center
  • Bold Rock Cider (Downtown Asheville)
  • Burial Beer Co. (South Slope and Forestry Camp)
  • Catawba Brewing (Asheville South Slope and Biltmore Village)
  • French Broad Brewery
  • Ginger’s Revenge
  • Green Man Brewery (Dirty Jack’s and Green Mansion)
  • Highland Brewing (Original and S&W Market)
  • Hillman Beer (Asheville)
  • Hi-Wire Brewing (Big Top and South Slope)
  • New Belgium Brewing Company
  • Omni Grove Park Inn
  • One World Brewing (Downtown and West Asheville)
  • Oyster House Brewing Company
  • Twin Leaf Brewery
  • Urban Orchard Cider Co (South Slope and West Asheville)
  • Wedge Brewing Company (Foundation and Wedge Studios)
  • Wicked Weed (Brewpub, Funkatorium, and West)
  • WNC Nature Center
  • Zillicoah Beer Co

Read More: The Best Things to Do in Asheville

Black Mountain (Buncombe County)

  • Black Mountain
  • Black Mountain Brewing
  • Graybeard Trail
  • Lake Tomahawk
  • Lookout Brewing Company

Read More: The Best Breweries in Asheville

Candler (Buncombe County)

Fairview (Buncombe County)

  • Wedge Brewing Company (Foundation and Wedge Studios)
  • Whistle Hop Brewing

Weaverville (Buncombe County)

  • Lake Louise

More Buncombe County North Carolina Travel Map Locations

Read More: How to Enjoy Christmas at Biltmore

Burke County (Morganton, the Linville Gorge, and More)

Morganton

  • Apple Hill Orchard
  • Catawba Brewing
  • Fonta Flora Brewing (Downtown)
  • Sidetracked Brewing
  • Silver Fork Winery

Read More: Things to Do in Morganton and Burke County

More Burke County North Carolina Travel Map Locations

Caldwell County (Lenoir and More)

  • Hibriten Mountain
  • Western North Carolina Sculpture Park

Catawba County (Hickory and More)

Hickory

  • Bakers Mountain Park
  • Blowing Rock Brewing
  • Lake Hickory
  • Olde Hickory Brewingon

Read More: Things to Do in Hickory

Newton (Catawba County)

  • Catawba Farms

More Catawba County North Carolina Travel Map Locations

  • Red Wolf Farm

Cherokee

Cherokee County (Murphy, Lake Chatuge, and More)

  • Cherokee County Historical Museum
  • Fields of the Wood
  • Fort Butler
  • Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River
  • Murphy

Clay County (Lake Chatuge and More)

  • Brasstown
  • Chatuge Dam Trail
  • John C. Campbell Folk School
  • Lake Chatuge (Hiwassee Street Boat Ramp)

Cleveland County (Shelby, Kings Mountain, and More)

  • Don Gibson Theatre
  • Earl Scruggs Center
  • Gardner-Webb University
  • Kings Mountain Historical Museum
  • Newgrass Brewing

Gaston County (Gastonia, McAdenville, and More)

Graham County (Robbinsville, Fontana Lake, and More)

Haywood County (Maggie Valley, Waynesville, and More)

  • BearWaters Brewing (Canton and Maggie Valley)
  • Boojum Brewing Company
  • Cataloochee Ski Area
  • Graveyard Fields
  • Lake Junaluska
  • The Yellow House

Henderson County (Hendersonville, Flat Rock, and More)

Hendersonville

  • Burntshirt Vineyards
  • Coston Farm and Apple House
  • Creasman Farms
  • D9 Brewing
  • Grandad’s Apples n’ Such
  • Justus Orchard
  • Oklawaha Brewing
  • Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards
  • Stepp’s Hillcrest Orchard
  • Team ECCO Aquarium and Shark Lab

Read More: Things to Do in Hendersonville

Flat Rock (Henderson County)

Read More: Apple Orchards in Hendersonville

Mills River (Henderson County)

  • Bold Rock Cider
  • Burning Blush Brewery
  • Mills River Brewing

More Henderson County North Carolina Travel Map Locations

Read More: 30+ Hendersonville Hikes

Lincoln County (Lincolnton and More)

  • Beatty’s Ford Park
  • South Fork Rail Trail

Jackson County (Cashiers, Sylva, and More)

Read More: Waterfalls near Asheville

Macon County (Franklin, Highlands, and More)

Franklin

Highlands (Macon County)

  • Old Edwards Inn
  • Lake Sequoyah

Read More: The Most Romantic Getaways in North Carolina

More Macon County North Carolina Travel Map Locations

  • Bridal Veil Falls (Roadside)
  • Bust Your Butt Falls
  • Cullasaja Falls
  • Dry Falls

Read More: The Wonderful NC Waterfall Byway (+ 15 Awesome Stops!)

Madison County (Marshall, Mars Hill, and More)

McDowell County (Marion, Old Fort and More)

McDowell County is one of our favorite areas to visit in Western North Carolina. Whether you’re exploring Marion, Little Switzerland, Old Fort, or elsewhere, we think you’re in for a treat.

Marion

  • Bantam Chef
  • Bruce’s Fabulous Foods
  • Catawba Falls
  • Flavors on Main
  • Gold River Camp and Cabins
  • Historic Carson House
  • Historic Marion Train Depot
  • Ingenious Coffee Roasters
  • Joseph McDowell Historical Catawba Greenway
  • Keeper’s Cut Meadery
  • Lost Dutchman Vein Mountain Campground
  • Lucky Strike Gold and Gem Mine
  • McDowell Arts Council
  • Mica Town Brewing
  • Mount Ida Wilderness Area
  • Refinery 13 Taproom
  • Spillway Bridge and Co.
  • Thermal City Gold Mine
  • Tom’s Creek Falls

Read More: 20+ Amazing Things to Do in Marion (and Nearby!)

Little Switzerland

Read More: The Best Things to Do in Little Switzerland

Old Fort

More McDowell County North Carolina Travel Map Locations

  • Famous Louise’s Rockhouse Restaurant (Shared by Avery, Burke, McDowell, and Mitchell Counties)
  • Linville Caverns
  • Linville Falls Visitor Center
  • Linville Falls Winery

Mitchell County (Bakersville, Spruce Pine and More)

Read More: Hikes near Asheville

Polk County (Saluda, Tryon, and More)

  • Pearson’s Falls and Glen
  • Polk County Historical Museum
  • Russian Chapel Hills Winery
  • Shunkawauken Falls
  • Tryon Fine Arts Center
  • Tryon International Equestrian Center

Rutherford County (Chimney Rock, Lake Lure, and More)

Swain County (Bryson City and More)

Read More: The Best Things to Do in Bryson City

Transylvania County (Brevard and More)

Read More: 25+ Beautiful Waterfalls near Brevard

Watauga County (Boone, Blowing Rock, and More)

Our map includes the location of all all the things to do in Boone (and Blowing Rock). It also includes multiple places throughout Watauga County that don’t fall within those two awesome mountain towns.

Blowing Rock

Read More: 30+ Great Things to Do in Blowing Rock (Downtown, Hotels, Nearby Hikes, and More!)

Boone (Watauga County)

  • Appalachian Mountain Brewing
  • Appalachian Ski Mountain
  • Beech Mountain Resort
  • Elk Knob State Park
  • Booneshine Brewing
  • The Cardinal
  • Center 45 Climbing
  • Country Retreat Family Billiards
  • Dan’l Boone Inn
  • Flat Top Tower Trail
  • Foggy Mountain Gem Mine
  • Horton Hotel
  • Lost Province Brewing
  • Mast General Store (Boone)
  • Melanie’s Food Fantasy
  • New River Corn Maze

Read More: 30+ Great Things to Do in Boone (Hikes, Eats, and More in App Town)

More Watauga County North Carolina Travel Map Locations

  • Beech Mountain Brewing
  • Beech Mountain Resort
  • Green Mountain Creek Falls
  • Mast General Store (Valle Crucis)
  • Mast General Store Annex
  • Turchin Center for the Visual Arts

Read More: Winter in Boone (20 Great Activities, Snow Tubing, and More!)

Wilkes County (North Wilkesboro, Wilkesboro, and More)

  • Blue Ridge Artisan Center
  • Call Family Distillers
  • Cub Creek Mountain Bike Trails
  • Doc Watson Garden of the Senses
  • Leatherwood Mountains
  • Moravian Falls
  • Piccione Vineyards
  • Raffaldini Vineyards
  • Stardust Cellars
  • Stone Mountain State Park
  • Two Boros Brewery
  • Warrior Creek Mountain Bike Trail
  • Whippoorwill Village
  • W. Kerr Scott Dam
  • Widow’s Creek Falls
  • Wilkes Arts Gallery
  • Wilkes Community College
  • Wilkes Heritage Museum
  • Yadkin River Greenway

Read More: 25+ Fun Things to Do in Wilkesboro, North Wilkesboro, & Wilkes County

Yancey County (Burnsville, Mount Mitchell, and More)

Read More: The Best Things to Do in Burnsville

Central North Carolina Travel Map Locations Mentioned

Central North Carolina
David Benbennick, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

Central North Carolina is definitely the busiest part of our state! That’s largely thanks to the megacity of Charlotte, the Research Triangle’s Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, and the Piedmont Triad’s Greensboro and Winston-Salem.

Along with those bustling cities, Central North Carolina also holds some of our most beautiful state parks, federal and privately owned outdoor spaces, and small towns.

Here are North Carolina Travel Map locations mentioned in this part of the state.

Alamance County (Burlington, Saxapahaw, and More)

  • Haw River Ballroom
  • Haw River Farmhouse Ales
  • Hursey’s Barbecue (Burlington)
  • Hursey’s Barbecue (Mebane)
  • Saxapahaw General Store
  • Saxapahaw Island Park

Read More: Day Trips from Greensboro

Anson County (Wadesboro, Lilesville, and More)

  • Huntley House
  • Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge

Cabarrus County (Concord, Kannapolis, and More)

Concord

  • Buzzed Viking Brewing Company
  • Cabarrus Brewing
  • Charlotte Motor Speedway
  • Concord Mills Mall
  • The Depot at Gibson Mill (Antique Mall)
  • The Dirt Tack at Charlotte Motor Speedway
  • Frank Liske Park
  • Great Wolf Lodge
  • Hendrick Motorsports Museum and Team Store
  • High Branch Brewing
  • K1 Speed Indoor Karting
  • Luck Factory
  • Mustang Owner’s Museum
  • Red Hill Brewing
  • SEA LIFE at Concord Mills
  • Southern Strain Brewing
  • Twenty-Six Acres Brewing Company
  • zMax Dragway

Read More: The 20 Best Things to Do in Concord (Exciting Races + Great Places!)

Kannapolis (Cabarrus County and Rowan County)

  • Kannapolis Cannonballers Stadium (Atrium Ballpark)
  • NC Music Hall of Fame
  • Old Armor Beer Company

Read More: Things to Do in Kannapolis

Midland (Cabarrus County)

  • Reed Gold Mine
  • Riverbend Farm

Mount Pleasant (Cabarrus County)

Read More: Day Trips from Charlotte

Caswell County (Yanceyville, Milton, and More)

  • Historic Milton

Chatham County (Pittsboro, Siler City, and More)

  • Carolina Brewery
  • Carolina Tiger Rescue
  • Fearrington House Inn
  • Jordan Lake State Recreation Area

Read More: Day Trips from Raleigh

Davidson County (Lexington and More)

  • Bar-B-Q Center
  • Bob Timberlake Gallery and Museum
  • Bull City Ciderworks (Lexington)
  • The Candy Factory
  • Childress Vineyards
  • Conrad & Hinkle
  • Goose and the Monkey
  • Junius Lindsay Vineyard
  • Lanier Hardware
  • Lexington Barbecue
  • Missions Pottery
  • Perfect Blend Coffee Shop
  • Smiley’s Lexington Barbecue
  • Sophie’s Cork & Ale
  • Speedy’s Barbecue
  • Weathervane Winery

Read More: 15 Wonderful Things to Do in Lexington (Exploring the Barbecue Capital & Beyond)

Davie County (Mocksville and More)

  • Lazy Elm Vineyard and Winery
  • RayLen Vineyards and Winery
  • Riverpark at Cooleemee Falls (The Bullhole)

Durham County (Durham, Bahama, and More)

  • Fullsteam Brewing (Downtown and Boxyard RTP)
  • Hi-Wire Brewing
  • Little River Regional Park
  • Penny’s Bend
  • Ponysaurus Brewing
  • Washington Duke Inn
  • West Point on the Eno City Park

Read More: 17 Amazing Eno River State Park Trails (+ Bonus Hikes)

Forsyth County (Winston-Salem and More)

Read More: Fun Things to Do in Winston-Salem

Franklin County (Louisburg and More)

  • Hill Ridge Farms
  • Perry’s Mill Pond

Granville County (Butner, Oxford, and More)

  • Falls Lake State Recreational Area
  • Strong Arm Baking Company

Read More: Day Trips from Durham

Guilford County (Greensboro, High Point, and More)

Guilford County is home to Greensboro and High Point, but also some interesting spots on all sides of those two.

Greensboro

  • Natty Greene’s Brewing
  • NC A&T State University
  • O.Henry Hotel
  • Pig Pounder Brewing
  • Proximity Hotel
  • Scuppernong Books
  • Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts
  • Summerfield Farms
  • Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden
  • UNC Greensboro
  • Weatherspoon Art Museum
  • Wet n’ Wild Emerald Pointe Water Park

Read More: Restaurants in Greensboro

High Point (Guilford County)

  • All-a-Flutter Butterfly Farm
  • World’s Largest Chest of Drawers

More Guilford County North Carolina Travel Map Locations

  • Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum
  • Kersey Valley (Maize Adventure and Spookywoods)
  • Red Oak Brewery

Read More: Things to Do in Greensboro

Iredell County (Mooresville, Statesville, and More)

Mooresville

  • Carrigan Farms
  • DE Turner Hardware
  • Future Fashion Designers
  • Ghostface Brewing
  • GoPro Motorplex
  • Jolly Roger Brewery
  • JR Motorsports
  • King Canary Brewing
  • Kyle Busch Motorsports
  • Lake Norman Antique Mall
  • LangTree Village
  • Live Well Sauna & Salt
  • Mazeppa Park Mountain Bike Trail
  • Mooresville Arts
  • North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame
  • Penske Racing
  • The Pit Indoor Kart Racing

Read More: Things to Do in Mooresville

Statesville (Iredell County)

  • BigLeaf Slopes Park
  • Big oh! Balloons
  • Daveste Vineyards
  • Fort Dobbs Historic Site
  • Fourth Creek Brewing Co
  • Hazy Red Vineyard
  • Historic Sharpe House
  • Inn on Front Street
  • Iredell Museums
  • Jay Bee’s Hot Dogs
  • The Kinsleeshop Farm
  • Red Buffalo Brewing Co
  • Rescue Ranch
  • Southern Distilling Company
  • Statesville Greenway
  • Wine Maestro

Read More: Things to Do in Statesville

Troutman (Iredell County)

  • Daveste Vineyards

More Iredell County North Carolina Travel Map Locations

  • Grietje’s Garden Vineyard
  • Lake Norman State Park
  • Linney’s Mill
  • Love Valley

Lee County (Sanford and More)

  • Ole Gilliam Mill Park
  • Sanford Antique Mall
  • White Pines Nature Preserve

Mecklenburg County (Charlotte, Huntersville, and More)

Charlotte

  • 7th Street Public Market
  • Bank of America Stadium
  • Blumenthal Performing Arts Center
  • Carowinds
  • Catawba Brewing
  • D9 Brewing
  • Discovery Place
  • Discovery Place Science
  • Duke Mansion
  • The Dunhill Hotel
  • Freedom Park
  • Heist Brewing (NoDa and Barrel Arts)
  • Levine Center for the Arts
  • The NASCAR Hall of Fame
  • The Neighborhood Theatre
  • NoDa Brewing (CLT Airport, NoDa, and Northend)
  • The Spectrum Center
  • Sycamore Brewing
  • Truist Ballpark (Charlotte Knights)
  • The US National Whitewater Center

Read More: Things to Do in Charlotte

Cornelius (Mecklenburg County)

  • D9 Brewing

Huntersville (Mecklenburg County)

  • Carolina Raptor Center

Read More: Outdoor Things to Do in Charlotte

Montgomery County (Troy, Star, and More)

  • Badin Lake
  • STARworks

Moore County (Southern Pines, Pinehurst, and More)

Read More: Things to Do in Southern Pines and Things to Do in Pinehurst

Orange County (Chapel Hill, Hillsborough, and More)

Chapel Hill and Carrboro

  • Carolina Brewery
  • Carolina North Forest
  • Carrboro Farmers’ Market
  • Gizmo Brew Works
  • The Siena Hotel
  • UNC Chapel Hill
  • Vecino Brewing

Read More: Things to Do in Chapel Hill

Hillsborough (Orange County)

Read More: Hillsborough in Orange County (and 7 Great Things to Do)

Person County (Roxboro, Rougemont, and More)

  • Castle Mont Rouge

Randolph County (Asheboro, Seagrove, and More)

Read More: Things to Do in Asheboro and Randolph County

Richmond County (Rockingham, Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge, and More)

  • Rockingham Dragway

Rockingham County (Reidsville and More)

  • Devil Dog Orchard

Rowan County (Salisbury, Spencer, and More)

Read More: 20+ Amazing Children’s Museums in North Carolina

Stanly County (Albemarle, Morrow Mountain, and More)

  • Morrow Mountain State Park

Stokes County (Danbury, Hanging Rock, and More)

Surry County (Mount Airy, Elkin, and More)

Elkin (Surry and Wilkes counties)

  • Adagio Vineyards
  • Angry Troll Brewery
  • Carter Falls
  • Elkin Creek Vineyards
  • Elkin Municipal Park
  • Grassy Creek Vineyard
  • The Reeves Theater
  • Skull Camp Brewery
  • Wisdom Table

Read More: The Best Things to Do in Elkin, NC (Wineries, Outdoor Fun, and more!)

Mount Airy (Surry County)

  • Round Peak Vineyards
  • Serre Vineyards
  • White Elephant Beer Company

More Surry County North Carolina Travel Map Locations

  • Haze Gray Vineyards
  • Hidden Vineyard
  • JOLO Winery and Vineyards
  • Jones von Drehle Vineyards & Winery
  • McRitchie Winery & Ciderworks
  • Pilot Mountain State Park
  • Pilot Mountain Vineyards
  • Rockford General Store
  • Shelton Vineyards
  • Stony Knoll Vineyards

Union County (Monroe, Waxhaw, and More)

  • Treehouse Vineyards

Vance County (Henderson, Kerr Lake, and More)

  • Kerr Lake State Recreation Area

Wake County (Raleigh, Cary, and More)

Cary

Read More: The Best Things to Do in Cary

Fuquay-Varina (Wake County)

  • Naylor Family Farm and Corn Maze

Holly Springs (Wake County)

  • Carolina Brewing Company

Morrisville (Wake County)

  • Raleigh-Durham International Airport

Raleigh (Wake County)

  • Big Boss Brewing Company
  • Brewery Bhavana
  • Clouds Brewing
  • Compass Rose Brewery
  • Crank Arm Brewing
  • Dorothea Dix Park
  • Funguys Brewing
  • Gizmo Brew Works (Raleigh Location)
  • Historic Yates Mill County Park
  • Jordan Lake State Recreation Area
  • Lake Johnson Park
  • Little City Brewing + Provisions
  • Lonerider Brewing Company

Read More: Amazing Things to Do in Raleigh (Award-Winning Restaurants, Museums, and More!)

Wake Forest (Wake County)

  • White Street Brewing Company

Warren County (Warrenton, Norlina, and More)

  • Buck Spring Park
  • Mill Hill Brewery & Taproom

Yadkin County (Jonesville, Yadkinville, and More)

  • Divine Llama Vineyards
  • Dobbins Creek Vineyards
  • Laurel Gray Vineyards
  • RagApple Lassie Vineyards
  • Shadow Springs Vineyards

Read More: The Best Yadkin Valley Wineries to Sip and Savor Now

Eastern North Carolina Travel Map Locations

Map of North Carolina highlighting Eastern North Carolina
David Benbennick, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

Beaufort County (Washington, Bath, and More)

Read More: Important Places to Visit and Learn About Black History in North Carolina

Bertie County (Windsor, Roanoke River, NWR, and More)

  • Roanoke River National Wildlife Refuge

Bladen County (Elizabethton, Bladenboro, and More)

  • Jones Lake State Park
  • Singletary Lake State Park

Read More: All North Carolina State Parks Sites

Brunswick County (Southport, Calabash, and More)

Read More: Holden Beach (How to Enjoy the Family Beach of North Carolina)

Camden County (Camden, Dismal Swamp State Park, and More)

  • Dismal Swamp State Park

Carteret County (Beaufort, Morehead City, and More)

Read More: Fun Things to Do in Beaufort

Chowan County (Edenton and More)

Read More: The Best Things to Do in Edenton

Columbus County (Whiteville, Lake Waccamaw, and More)

Craven County (New Bern, Havelock, and More)

Read More: The Best Things to Do in New Bern

Cumberland County (Fayetteville, Hope Mills, and More)

Fayetteville

  • Bright Light Brewing Company
  • Carvers Creek State Park (Long Valley Farm Access)
  • Fayetteville Woodpeckers Stadium
  • The Mash House

Read More: Things to Do in Fayetteville

Hope Mills (Cumberland County)

Read More: Veteran-Owned Breweries in Fayetteville

Duplin County (Kenansville and More)

  • Duplin Winery

Read More: Things to Do in Duplin County

Edgecombe County (Tarboro, Princeville, and More)

  • Princeville Museum Welcome Center
  • Tarboro Brewing Company

Gates County (Gatesville, Merchants Millpond, and More)

  • Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
  • Merchants Millpond State Park

Greene County (Snow Hill and More)

  • Green Ridge Racquet Club

Halifax County (Halifax, Roanoke Rapids, and More)

Read More: 21 Great I-95 Exits in North Carolina That Lead to Adventures

Harnett County (Dunn, Lillington, and More)

Hertford County (Winton, Murfressboro, and More)

  • Brady C. Jefcoat Museum

Hoke County (Raeford and More)

  • Mill Prong House

Johnston County (Smithfield, Benson, and More)

Jones County (Trenton and More)

  • Croatan National Forest

Lenoir County (Kinston and More)

  • Mother Earth Brewing

Nash County (Rocky Mount, Nashville, and More)

Read More: Things to Do in Rocky Mount

New Hanover County (Wilmington and More)

Carolina Beach (New Hanover County)

  • Carolina Beach State Park

Read More: Beaches Near Wilmington (Which One is Best?)

Wilmington (New Hanover County)

  • Battleship North Carolina
  • Flying Machine Brewing
  • Flytrap Brewing
  • Hi-Wire Brewing
  • Hopfly
  • Hotel Ballast
  • Mad Mole Brewing
  • Wilmington Brewing Company

Wrightsville Beach (New Hanover County)

  • Wrightsville Beach Brewing

Read More: The Best Things to Do in Wilmington

Onslow County (Jacksonville, Swansboro, and More)

Read More: Things to Do in Jacksonville and Things to Do in Swansboro

The Outer Banks

The Outer Banks is a large geographic region. We’ve defined it as spanning three counties, including Currituck County. You’ll see Dare County and Hyde County also included as part of the Outer Banks.

Read More: The Best Things to Do in the Outer Banks

Currituck County

  • Corolla Adventure Park
  • Corolla Wild Horse Museum
  • Currituck Island Lighthouse
  • Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education
  • Weeping Radish
  • Whalehead

Read More: 7 of the Best Things to Do in Corolla (A Lighthouse, Wild Horses, and More!)

Dare County

  • Bodie Island Lighthouse
  • Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
  • Duck Woods Country Club
  • Jockey’s Ridge State Park
  • Kitty Hawk Woods
  • Outer Banks Brewing Station
  • Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
  • Sea Scape Golf Course
  • Wright Brothers National Memorial

Read More: How to See Outer Banks Wild Horses

Hyde County

  • Lake Mattamuskeet
  • Ocracoke Light Station

Pasquotank County (Elizabeth City and More)

  • Museum of the Albemarle

Pender County (Burgaw, Topsail Beach, and More)

  • Carol Sue Farms
  • Farmer Mac’s Blueberry Farm
  • Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Hospital
  • Salty Turtle Beer Company
  • Serenity Point
  • Surf City Ocean Pier
  • Topsail Beach on Topsail Island

Read More: Pender County (Everything You Need to Know)

Pitt County (Greenville, Ayden, and More)

  • B’s Barbecue
  • Bum’s Restaurant and Catering
  • The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery
  • East Carolina University
  • Pitt Street Brewing Company
  • Skylight Inn BBQ
  • Uptown Brewing Company

Read More: Things to Do in Greenville

Robeson County (Lumberton, Pembroke, and More)

  • Lumber River State Park
  • Southeastern Agricultural Center

Sampson County (Clinton, Garland, and More)

  • Hubb’s Farm
  • Southern Smoke BBQ

Tyrell County (Columbia, Alligator River, and More)

  • Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge

Wayne County (Goldsboro, Mount Olive, and More)

  • Grady’s BBQ
  • R&R Brewing

Read More: Things to Do in Goldsboro

Wilson County (Wilson and More)

  • Beefmastor Inn
  • Lake Wilson
  • Vollis P Simpson Whirligig Park

Read More: Things to Do in Wilson

North Carolina Travel Map Locations Mentioned (By Categories)

All North Carolina Travel Map Locations and categories are organized in ABC order. There may some duplicates and overlaps, like hiking trails that also lead to waterfalls.

Here’s a list of categories featured in this section:

North Carolina Travel Map Locations (Agritourism, Animal Parks, and Preserves)

North Carolina Travel Map Agritourism Farms Animal Parks
  • All-A-Flutter Butterfly Farm
  • Apple Hill Farm
  • Apple Hill Orchard
  • Ashe County Cheese
  • Ashe County Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch
  • Carolina Tiger Rescue
  • Carolina Raptor Center
  • Carol Sue Farms
  • Carrigan Farms
  • Coston Farms and Apple House
  • Creasman Farms
  • Devil Dog Orchard
  • Farmer Mac’s Blueberry Farm
  • Frosty’s Choose and Cut
  • Grandad’s Apples n’ Such
  • Hill Ridge Farms
  • Hubb’s Farm
  • Justus Orchard
  • Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Hospital
  • Kersey Valley Maize Adventure
  • McLaurin Farms
  • Mike’s Farm
  • Millstone Creek Orchards
  • Naylor Family Farm and Corn Maze
  • NC Zoo
  • New River Corn Maze
  • The Orchard at Altapass
  • Page Farms
  • Phillips Farm
  • Red Wolf Farm
  • Rescue Ranch
  • Riverbend Farm
  • SEA LIFE at Concord Mills
  • Sky Top Orchard
  • Smith’s Family Fun Farm
  • Southeastern Agricultural Center
  • Stepp’s Hillcrest Orchard
  • Summerfield Farms
  • Sylvan Heights Bird Park
  • Team ECCO Aquarium and Shark Lab
  • The Vollmer Farm

North Carolina Travel Map Locations (Airports)

  • Raleigh Durham International Airport

Stay tuned. There’s more coming!

North Carolina Travel Map Locations (Breweries, Distilleries, and Wineries)

North Carolina Travel Map of Breweries Wineries Distilleries

On our map, NC breweries are alphabetically ordered with distilleries and wineries. Here, we’ve grouped them into specific categories here to better help you find exactly what you’re looking for.

Breweries

  • All Sevens Brewing (Asheville)
  • Angry Troll Brewery (Elkin)
  • Appalachian Mountain Brewing (Boone)
  • Archetype Brewing (Asheville)
  • Asheville Brewing Company (Downtown/South Slope, North Asheville, and South Asheville)
  • Barrel Culture (Durham)
  • BearWaters Brewing (Canton and Maggie Valley)
  • Beech Mountain Brewing Company
  • Beer Army Gastropub (New Bern)
  • Bhramari Brewing Company (Asheville)
  • Big Boss Brewing Company (Raleigh)
  • Black Mountain Brewing
  • Blowing Rock Alehouse
  • Blowing Rock Brewing (Hickory)
  • Bold Rock Cider (Downtown Asheville and Mills River)
  • Boojum Brewing Company (Waynesville)
  • Booneshine Brewing Company (Boone)
  • Brewery Bhavana (Raleigh)
  • Bright Light Brewing Company (Fayetteville)
  • Bull City Burger & Brewery (Durham)
  • Bull City Ciderworks (Durham and Lexington)
  • Bull Durham Beer Co
  • Burial Beer Co (Forestry Camp and South Slope)
  • Burning Blush Brewery (Mills River)
  • Buzzed Viking (Concord)
  • Cabarrus Brewing (Concord)
  • Carolina Brewery (Chapel Hill and Pittsboro)
  • Carolina Brewing Company (Holly Springs)
  • Catawba Brewing (Asheville, Biltmore Village, Charlotte, and Morganton)
  • Clouds Brewing (Raleigh)
  • Compass Rose Brewery (Raleigh)
  • Crank Arm Brewing (Raleigh)
  • Crystal Coast Brewing (Atlantic Beach)
  • D9 (Charlotte, Hendersonville, and Lake Norman)
  • Dirtbag Ales (Hope Mills)
  • Double Barley Brewing (Smithfield)
  • The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery (Farmville)
  • Ecusta Brewing (Pisgah Forest)
  • Flying Machine Brewing (Wilmington)
  • Flytrap Brewing (Wilmington)
  • Fonta Flora Brewing (Downtown Morganton and Whippoorwill Farm)
  • Foothills Brewing (Winston-Salem)
  • Four Saints Brewing (Asheboro)
  • Fourth Creek Brewing Co (Statesville)
  • French Broad Brewery (Asheville)
  • Fullsteam Brewing (Downtown Durham and Boxyard RTP)
  • Funguys Brewing (Raleigh)
  • Ginger’s Revenge (Asheville)
  • Ghostface Brewing (Mooresville and Beer Lab)
  • Gizmo Brew Works (Chapel Hill and Raleigh)
  • Hatchet Brewing (Southern Pines)
  • Haw River Farmhouse Ales (Saxapahaw)
  • Heist Brewery (NoDa and Barrel Arts)
  • Hickory Nut Brewing (Chimney Rock)
  • High Branch Brewing (Concord)
  • Highland Brewing (Asheville, Original Location & S&W Market)
  • Hillman Beer (Asheville and Old Fort)
  • Hi-Wire Brewing (Big Top Asheville, South Slope Asheville, Durham, and Wilmington)
  • Homeplace Brewing (Burnsville)
  • Hopfly Brewing Company (Wilmington)
  • Jolly Roger Brewing Company (Mooresville)
  • King Canary Brewing (Mooresville)
  • Little City Brewing + Provisions (Raleigh)
  • Lonerider Brewing Company (Raleigh)
  • Lost Province Brewing Company (Boone)
  • Lynnwood Brewing Concern (Raleigh)
  • Mad Mole Brewing (Wilmington)
  • Mica Town Brewing (Marion)
  • Mills River Brewing
  • Mordecai Beverage Co (Raleigh)
  • Mother Earth Brewing (Kinston)
  • Nantahala Brewing Company (Bryson City and Sylva)
  • Natty Greene’s Brewing (Greensboro)
  • Neuse River Brewing Company (Raleigh)
  • New Belgium Brewing Company (Asheville)
  • Newgrass Brewing (Shelby)
  • New River Brewing (West Jefferson)
  • New Sarum Brewing (Salisbury)
  • Nickelpoint Brewing Co (Raleigh)
  • NoDa Brewing Company (Charlotte North Davidson, CLT International Airport, and Charlotte Northend)
  • Oklawaha Brewing (Hendersonville)
  • Old Armor Beer Company (Kannapolis)
  • Olde Hickory Brewing (Hickory)
  • One World Brewing (Downtown and West Asheville)
  • Oskar Blues Brewery (Brevard)
  • Outer Banks Brewing Station (Kill Devil Hills)
  • Oyster House Brewing Company (Asheville)
  • Pig Pounder Brewing (Greensboro)
  • Pinehurst Brewing
  • Pitt Street Brewing Company (Greenville)
  • Ponysaurus Brewing (Durham)
  • R&R Brewing (Mount Olive)
  • Raleigh Brewing Company
  • Red Buffalo Brewing Co (Statesville)
  • Red Hill Brewing (Concord)
  • Red Oak Brewery (Whitsett)
  • Refinery 13 Taproom (Marion)
  • Salty Turtle Beer Company (Surf City)
  • Sidetracked Brewery (Morganton)
  • Sierra Nevada Brewing (Fletcher)
  • Skull Camp Brewery (Elkin)
  • Southern Pines Brewing (#1 and #2)
  • Southern Strain Brewing (Concord)
  • Sycamore Brewing (Charlotte)
  • Tarboro Brewing (Rocky Mount and Tarboro)
  • Trophy Brewing Co (Taproom and Pizza Locations)
  • Twenty-Six Acres Brewing (Concord)
  • Twin Leaf Brewery (Asheville)
  • Two Boros Brewery (Wilkesboro)
  • Uptown Brewing Company (Greenville)
  • Urban Orchard Cider Co (Asheville South Slope and West Asheville)
  • Wedge Brewing Company (Asheville Foundation and West Asheville)
  • Weeping Radish (Grandy)
  • Whistle Hop Brewing (Fairview)
  • White Elephant Beer Company (Mount Airy)
  • Whiteside Brewing Co (Cashiers)
  • White Street Brewing Company (Wake Forest)
  • Wicked Weed (Asheville Brewpub, Asheville Funkatorium, and Candler)
  • Wilmington Brewing Company
  • Wise Man Brewing (Winston-Salem)
  • Wrightsville Beach Brewing
  • Zillicoah Beer Co (Asheville)

Read More: The Best Breweries in North Carolina

Distilleries on the North Carolina Travel Map

Read More: Distilleries in North Carolina

Meaderies on the North Carolina Travel Map

  • Keeper’s Cut Meadery (Marion)

Wineries on the North Carolina Travel Map

  • Adagio Vineyards (Elkin)
  • Banner Elk Winery & Villa
  • Bannerman Vineyard and Winery (Burgaw)
  • Burntshirt Vineyards (Hendersonville)
  • Catawba Farms (Newton)
  • Childress Vineyards (Lexington)
  • Daveste Vineyards (Troutman)
  • Duplin Winery (Rose Hill)
  • Elkin Creek Vineyard and Winery
  • Grandfather Vineyard (Banner Elk)
  • Grassy Creek Vineyard (Elkin)
  • Grietje’s Garden Vineyard (Olin)
  • Haze Gray Vineyards (Dobson)
  • Hazy Red Vineyard (Statesville)
  • Hidden Vineyard (Dobson)
  • JOLO Winery and Vineyards (Pilot Mountain)
  • Jones von Drehle Vineyards (Thurmond)
  • Junius Lindsay Vineyard (Lexington)
  • Lazy Elm Vineyard and Winery (Mocksville)
  • Linville Falls Winery
  • McRitchie Winery & Ciderworks (Thurmond)
  • Piccione Vineyards (Ronda)
  • Pilot Mountain Vineyards (Pinnacle)
  • Raffaldini Vineyards (Ronda)
  • RayLen Vineyards and Winery (Mocksville)
  • Round Peak Vineyards (Mount Airy)
  • Russian Chapel Hills Winery (Columbus)
  • Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards (Hendersonville)
  • Serre Vineyards (Mount Airy)
  • Shelton Vineyards (Dobson)
  • Silver Fork Winery (Morganton)
  • Sophie’s Cork & Ale (Lexington)
  • Stardust Cellars (Wilkesboro)
  • Stony Knoll Vineyards (Dobson)
  • Weathervane Winery (Lexington)
  • Wine Maestro (Statesville)

Read More: The Best North Carolina Wineries

North Carolina Travel Map Locations (Historic and Cultural Sites)

North Carolina Travel Map of Cultural and Historic Sites
  • 1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse
  • Airborne and Special Ops Museum
  • Alexander County Old Jail Museum
  • American Museum of the House Cat
  • American Tobacco Campus
  • Appalachian Pinball Museum
  • Appalachian State University
  • ArtExposure
  • Asheville River Arts District
  • Ava Gardner Museum
  • Averasboro Civil War Battlefield
  • Bare Dark Sky Observatory
  • Battleship North Carolina
  • Benson Museum of Local History
  • Biltmore Estate
  • Black Wall Street
  • Blowing Rock Art and History Museum
  • Blue Ridge Artisan Center
  • Blue Ridge Parkway Visitors Center
  • Board and Brush
  • Bob Timberlake Gallery and Museum
  • Bodie Island Lighthouse
  • Brady C. Jefcoat Museum (Murfreesboro)
  • Brevard College
  • Brinegar Cabin
  • Brunswick Town/Fort Anderson
  • Burgaw Train Depot
  • Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
  • Cape Lookout Lighthouse
  • Carl Sandburg Home
  • Catawba Science Center
  • Charlotte Hawkins Brown Institute
  • Cherokee County Historical Museum
  • Corolla Wild Horse Museum
  • Currituck Island Lighthouse
  • Discovery Place
  • Earl Scruggs Center
  • East Carolina University
  • Eastern Carolina Village and Museum
  • Elsewhere Modern Art Museum
  • Exploration Station
  • Fields of the Wood
  • Fort Butler
  • Fort Dobbs
  • Future Fashion Designers
  • Gardner-Webb University
  • General William C Lee Airborne Museum
  • Green Ridge Racquet Club
  • Greensboro Children’s Museum
  • Greensboro History Museum
  • Greensboro Science Center
  • Greenville Museum of Art
  • Guilford Courthouse National Military Park
  • Halifax Resolves State Historic Site
  • Hart Square Village
  • Hatteras Lighthouse
  • Hendrick Motorsports Museum
  • Henry River Mill Village
  • Hickory Aviation Museum
  • Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center
  • Historic Carson House
  • Historic Milton
  • Historic Sharpe House
  • Huntley House (Color Purple House)
  • International Civil Rights Center
  • Iredell Museums
  • John C Campbell Folk School
  • KidSenses Children’s INTERACTIVE Museum
  • Kings Mountain Historical Museum
  • Lejeune Memorial Gardens
  • McAdenville Christmas Town USA
  • McDowell Arts Council
  • Macon County Historical Museum
  • Mica Gallery
  • Mill Prong House
  • Mineral and Lapidary Museum
  • Missiles and More Museum
  • Missions Pottery
  • Moogseum
  • Moores Creek National Battlefield
  • Mountain Gateway Museum
  • Museum of the Albemarle
  • Museum of the Cherokee Indian
  • Museum of Cut and Engraved Glass
  • Museum of North Carolina Handicrafts
  • Museum of North Carolina Minerals
  • Mustang Owner’s Museum
  • NASCAR Hall of Fame
  • NC A&T State University
  • North Carolina Estuarium
  • North Carolina Museum of Art
  • North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences (Raleigh and Whiteville)
  • NC Music Hall of Fame
  • NC Transportation Museum
  • Nikwasi Mound
  • Oak Island Lighthouse
  • Oconaluftee Indian Village
  • Ocracoke Light Station
  • Old Baldy Lighthouse
  • Old Fort Arrowhead Monument
  • Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education
  • Pender County Visitor Center
  • Penland School of Craft
  • Pepsi Store
  • Perry’s Pond
  • Polk County Historical Museum
  • Princeville Museum Welcome Center
  • Qualla Arts & Crafts
  • Reed Gold Mine
  • Reynolda House
  • Roanoke Canal Museum and Trail
  • St. Thomas Church
  • Schiele Museum of Natural Science
  • Scottish Tartans Museum
  • SMart Kinston
  • Southern Arts Society
  • Southern Highland Craft Guild
  • STARworks
  • Toe River Arts
  • Tryon Fine Arts Center
  • Tryon Palace
  • Tuft’s Archives
  • Turchin Center for the Visual Arts
  • UNC Chapel Hill
  • UNC Greensboro
  • Vollis P Simpson Whirligig Park
  • Washington Waterfront Underground Railroad Museum
  • Weatherspoon Art Museum
  • Western Carolina University
  • Western North Carolina Sculpture Park
  • Weymouth Center for the Arts
  • Whalehead
  • Wheels Through Time Museum
  • Whippoorwill Village
  • Wilmington Railroad Museum
  • Wright Brothers National Memorial
  • Wilkes Art Gallery
  • Wilkes Community College
  • WNC Nature Center
  • World’s Largest Chest of Drawers

Places to Stay on the North Carolina Travel Map (Hotels, Inns, Massage, etc.)

North Carolina Travel Map of Places to Stay
  • Jordan Lake State Recreation Area Campgrounds (Crosswinds, Parkers Creek, Poplar Point, and Vista Point)
  • The Kinslee Shop Farm
  • Lakeview at Fontana
  • Lanier’s Campground
  • Leatherwood Mountains
  • Loggerhead Inn & Suites
  • Lost Dutchman Vein Mountain Campground
  • Lucky Strike Gold and Gem Mine
  • Nu-Wray Inn
  • O.Henry Hotel
  • Old Edwards Inn
  • Omni Grove Park Inn
  • Pinehurst Resort
  • Pines Country Inn
  • Pisgah Inn & Restaurant
  • Proximity Hotel
  • River and Twine
  • The Siena Hotel
  • Southern Salt Room
  • Switzerland Inn
  • Thermal City Gold Mine
  • Uwharrie National Forest Campgrounds (Badin Lake)
  • Washington Duke Inn
  • The Yellow House

Read More: Our Favorite Places to Stay in North Carolina

Outdoor Locations Mentioned on the North Carolina Travel Map

North Carolina Travel Map of Outdoors Hiking

These North Carolina Travel Map locations are among our favorites because they’re the perfect showcase for our beautiful state.

Here’s a list of specific subcategories within this category of outdoor attractions:

Beaches

  • Atlantic Beach
  • Carolina Beach
  • Emerald Isle
  • Fort Fisher Beach
  • Kure Beach
  • Serenity Point
  • Surf City Ocean Pier
  • Topsail Beach
  • Wrightsville Beach

Read More: The Best Beaches in North Carolina (Our Personal Picks)

Blue Ridge Parkway Stops

Map of Blue Ridge Parkway Highlighting North Carolina Section Image Courtesy Wikimedia Commons
Map Image Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons (Data available under Creative Commons Zero)

The Blue Ridge Parkway runs for 469 miles from Western Virginia through the High Country of North Carolina, through Asheville, and ends near Bryson City and Cherokee.

252 miles of this wonderful scenic road run through North Carolina and there are multiple stops worth checking out. We’ve broken map locations down into two sections, ordered from north to south:

  • High Country (Milepost 217 to MP 364)
  • Near Asheville (MP 364 to 469)

Read More: 45+ Stunning Blue Ridge Parkway Stops in North Carolina

High Country Blue Ridge Parkway North Carolina Travel Map Locations Mentioned
  • Cumberland Knob (MP 217.5)
  • Little Glade Mill Pond (MP 230)
  • Brinegar Cabin (MP 239)
  • Doughton Park Campground (MP 241)
  • Sally Mae’s on the Parkway (MP 258.8)
  • Jumpinoff Rocks (MP 260.3)
  • The Lump (MP 264.4)
  • EB Jeffress Park and Cascades Trail (MP 272.5)
  • Moses Cone Memorial Park (MP 294.6)
  • Boone Fork Trail (MP 296.5)
  • Julian Price Memorial Park (MP 297)
  • Rough Ridge Trail (MP 302.8)

Read More: 40+ Places to Visit in the High Country

Blue Ridge Parkway North Carolina Travel Map Locations Near Asheville
  • Looking Glass Rock (MP 417)
  • Graveyard Fields (MP 418.8)
  • Black Balsam Knob (MP 420.2)
  • Devil’s Courthouse (MP 422.4)
  • Richland Balsam Overlook (MP 431.4)
  • Waterrock Knob (MP 451.2)
  • Southern Terminus (MP 469.1) and Oconaluftee Visitor Center

Read More: NC Blue Ridge Parkway Hikes (30 of the Best Trails!)

Botanical Gardens

Read More: The Most Beautiful Botanical Gardens in North Carolina

Hiking Trails, Greenways, and Parks (Western North Carolina)

These hiking trails are the first of three sections, starting with Western North Carolina. There will be some overlap here with our “Blue Ridge Parkway” section.

Read More: 100+ Hiking Trails in North Carolina

Hiking Trails, Greenways, and Parks (Central North Carolina)

  • Birkhead Mountains Wilderness
  • Brumley Nature Preserve
    • North Access (Hiking Only)
    • South Access (Hikers Welcome, Designed for Mountain Biking)
  • Camelot Playground
  • Carolina North Forest
  • City Lake Park
  • Confluence Natural Area
  • Dorothea Dix Park
  • Duke Forest (751 Access)
  • Eno River State Park
    • Cabe Lands Access
    • Cole Mill Access
    • Fews Ford Access and Park Office
    • Pleasant Green Access
    • Pump Station Access
  • Falls Lake State Recreation Area
    • Beaverdam
    • B.W. Wells Campground
    • Highway 50
    • Holly Point Campground
    • Rolling View
    • Sandling Beach
    • Shinleaf Campground
    • Visitor Center
  • Frank Liske Park
  • Freedom Park
  • Gateway Gardens in Greensboro
  • Hanging Rock State Park
    • Climbing Access
    • Dan River Access
    • Lake Bathhouse
  • Haw River State Park
    • Iron Ore Belt Access
    • The Summit Center and Park Office
  • Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve
  • Hillsborough Riverwalk
  • Historic Occoneechee Speedway Trail
  • Historic Yates Mill County Park
  • James W. Tufts Memorial Park
  • Jordan Lake State Recreation Area
    • Crosswinds Campground
    • Ebenezer Church
    • New Hope Overlook
    • Parkers Creek Campground
    • Poplar Point Campground
    • Seaforth Access
    • Visitor Center
    • Vista Point Campground
    • White Oak Recreation Area
  • Kerr Lake State Recreation Area
    • Bullocksville
    • County Line
    • Henderson Point
    • Hibernia
    • J.C. Cooper Campground
    • Kimball Point
    • Nutbush Bridge North and South
    • Satterwhite Point and Visitor Center
  • Lake Norman State Park (Visitor Center and Trails)
  • Lebauer Park
  • Little River Regional Park
  • Mayo River State Park
    • Anglin Mill Access
    • Deshazo Mill Access
    • Hickory Creek Access
    • Mayo Mountain Access and Park Office
  • Morrow Mountain State Park (Park Office and Trails)
  • Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area
  • Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge
  • Penny’s Bend Nature Preserve
  • Pilot Mountain State Park
    • Bean Shoals Access
    • Hauser Road Parking
    • Ivy Bluff Access
    • Mountain Section and Visitor Center
    • Pinnacle Hotel Road/Culler Road Parking
    • Pilot Creek Access
    • Shoals Fishing Area and Paddle Access
  • Reedy Creek Nature Center
  • Saxapahaw Island Park
  • Tanglewood Park
  • US National Whitewater Center
  • Uwharrie National Forest
    • Badin Lake Campground
    • Densons Creek Nature Trail
    • Dutchman’s Creek Trailhead
    • Uwharrie Trail 109 Trailhead
    • Wood Run Trailhead
    • Yates Place
  • West Point on the Eno City Park
  • Weymouth Woods Sandhills Nature Preserve
    • Visitor Center
  • William B Umstead State Park
    • Crabtree Creek Access and Visitor Center
    • Reedy Creek Access

Hiking Trails, Greenways, and Parks (Eastern North Carolina)

  • Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
  • Carolina Beach State Park (Visitor Center)
  • Carvers Creek State Park
    • Long Valley Farm Access and Park Office
    • Sandhills Access
  • Brunswick Town (Fort Anderson)
  • Carolina Beach State Park (Visitor Center)
  • Carvers Creek State Park
    • Long Valley Farm Access and Park Office
    • Sandhills Access
  • Cliffs of the Neuse State Park
  • Croatan National Forest
    • Cedar Point Recreation Area
    • Flanners Beach/Neuse River Recreation Area
    • Island Creek Trailhead
    • Neusiok Area
    • Oyster Point Campground
    • Patsy Pond Nature Trail
  • Dismal Swamp State Park (Visitor Center)
  • Fort Fisher State Recreation Area
  • Fort Macon State Park (Visitor Center)
  • Goose Creek State Park
    • Visitor Center and Trails
  • Hammocks Beach State Park
    • Visitor Center and Trails
  • Jockey’s Ridge State Park
  • Jones Lake State Park (Visitor Center, Canoe and Paddleboat Dock, and Trails)
  • Kitty Hawk Woods
  • Lake Mattamuskeet
  • Lake Waccamaw State Park (Visitor Center, Boat Ramp, and Trails)
  • Lumber River State Park
    • Chalk Banks Access
    • Princess Ann Access and Park Office
  • Medoc Mountain State Park
  • Merchants Millpond State Park
  • Nags Head Woods
  • Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
  • Pettigrew State Park
  • Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge
  • Rachel Carson Reserve
  • Raven Rock State Park
    • Moccasin Branch Access
    • Visitor Center
  • Roanoke River National Wildlife Refuge
  • Shackleford Banks
  • Singletary Lake State Park (Park Office)
  • Tar River Trail
  • Union Point Park
  • Wilmington Riverwalk

Read More: Winter Hikes in North Carolina

Skiing and Snow Tubing

  • Appalachian Ski Mountain
  • Beech Mountain Resort
  • Cataloochee Ski Area
  • Hawksnest Snow Tubing
  • Ski Sapphire Valley
  • Sugar Mountain Resort

Read More: Ski Resorts in North Carolina

Waterfalls

North Carolina Travel Map of Waterfalls

Read More: The Most Beautiful Waterfalls in North Carolina

Restaurants on the North Carolina Travel Map (Recommended Eats, Barbecue, Coffee Shops, etc.)

This section of the North Carolina Travel Map will be the most contentious. Please keep in mind that we continue to update all sections, including this one.

  • 7th St Public Market (Charlotte)
  • Alston Bridges Barbecue (Shelby)
  • B’s Barbecue (Greenville)
  • Bantam Chef (Marion)
  • Bar-B-Q Center (Lexington)
  • Beach Shop and Grill (Topsail Beach)
  • Beefmastor Inn (Wilson)
  • Broad Street Burger (Statesville)
  • Bruce’s Fabulous Foods (Marion)
  • Bum’s Restaurant and Catering (Ayden)
  • Buxton Hall Barbecue (Asheville)
  • The Cardinal (Boone)
  • Daddy Mac’s Beach Grille (Surf City)
  • Dan’l Boone Inn (Boone)
  • Dillsboro Chocolate Factory
  • Famous Louise’s Rockhouse Restaurant (Linville Falls/Newland)
  • Fowler’s Southern Gourmet (Fayetteville)
  • Grady’s Barbecue (Dudley)
  • The Honey Hog (Fallston)
  • Hursey’s Barbecue (Burlington, Graham, and Mebane)
  • Ingenious Coffee Roasters (Marion)
  • JD’s Smokehouse (Connelly Springs)
  • Katana Kitchen (Statesville)
  • King’s Restaurant (Kinston, 3 Locations)
  • Lexington Barbecue
  • Marty’s (Wilson)
  • The Mash House (Fayetteville)
  • Melanie’s Food Fantasy (Boone)
  • MeMa’s Chicken & Ribs (Burgaw
  • Northwest Trading Post/Sally Mae’s on the Parkway (Glendale Springs)
  • Ol Bobs BBQ (Wilkesboro)
  • Parker’s Barbecue (Wilson)
  • The Pedalin’ Pig (Banner Elk and Boone)
  • Picnic Durham
  • PRIME Barbecue (Knightdale)
  • Randy’s Barbecue (Troutman)
  • Red Bridges Barbecue Lodge (Shelby)
  • Redneck BBQ Lab (Benson)
  • Saxapahaw General Store
  • Sears Landing (Surf City)
  • Skylight Inn (Ayden)
  • Smiley’s Lexington BBQ (Lexington)
  • Southern Smoke BBQ (Garland)
  • Stamey’s Barbecue (Greensboro)
  • Stephenson’s Barbecue (Willow Springs)
  • Switzerland Cafe (Little Switzerland)
  • Top of the Hill Restaurant & Brewery (Chapel Hill)
  • Twisted Oak Bar and Grill (Statesville)
  • Wilber’s Barbecue (Goldsboro)
  • Woodlands Barbeque (Blowing Rock)

Read More: Famous Foods from North Carolina

Sports and Entertainment Venues

  • Asheville Tourists Stadium
  • Big Oh! Balloons (Statesville)
  • The Blowing Rock
  • Burlington Sock Puppets Stadium
  • Carowinds
  • Celebration Station (Greensboro)
  • Center 45 Climbing (Boone)
  • Charlotte Knights Stadium
  • Charlotte Motor Speedway
  • Corolla Adventure park
  • Country Retreat Family Billiards (Boone)
  • The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway
  • Don Gibson Theatre (Shelby)
  • Down East Wood Ducks Stadium (Kinston)
  • Durham Bulls Athletic Park
  • Duck Woods Country Club
  • Elijah Mountain Gem Mine
  • Emerald Hollow Mine
  • Fayetteville Woodpeckers Stadium
  • Flat Rock Playhouse
  • Foggy Mountain Gem Mine
  • GoPro Motorplex
  • Great Smoky Mountains Railroad
  • Great Wolf Lodge
  • Greensboro Coliseum
  • Greensboro Grasshoppers Stadium
  • Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort
  • Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River
  • Hickory Crawdads Stadium
  • Haw River Ballroom
  • Hickory Motor Speedway
  • Highlands Playhouse
  • K1 Speed Indoor Karting
  • Kannapolis Cannon Ballers Stadium
  • Linville Caverns
  • Luck Factory
  • Mid Pines Inn and Golf Club
  • Mystery Hill
  • Parkway Playhouse (Burnsville)
  • The Reeves Theater (Elkin)
  • Sea Scape Golf Course
  • The Spectrum Center
  • Spillway Bridge and Co. (Marion)
  • Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts (Greensboro)
  • Sunrise Theater (Southern Pines)
  • Tryon International Equestrian Center
  • Tweetsie Railroad
  • Wet n’ Wild Emerald Pointe (Greensboro)
  • Winston-Salem Dash Stadium
  • zMax Dragway

Shopping (Local Businesses)

  • The Candy Factory (Lexington)
  • Conrad & Hinkle (Lexington)
  • Country Bookshop (Southern Pines)
  • DD Bullwinkel’s Outdoors (Brevard)
  • The Depot at Gibson Mill (Concord)
  • DE Turner Hardware (Mooresville)
  • Eastern Outfitters (Hampstead)
  • Flavors on Main General Store (Marion)
  • Guilford Mill (Oak Ridge)
  • Hickory Furniture Market
  • High Point Furniture Market
  • JR Motorsports
  • Lanier Hardware (Lexington)
  • Linney’s Mill (Union Grove)
  • Mast General Store (Boone, Valle Crucis, and More)
  • NC Pottery Center
  • Pace General Store (Saluda)
  • Rocky Mount Mills
  • Scuppernong Books (Greensboro)
  • The Widsom Table (Elkin)

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Plan Your Trip with Our North Carolina Travel Map

As we mention time and again, we’re not done traveling around this awesome state, so stay tuned, follow us, and subscribe for future updates that will lead to new spots on this map and out site.

Of course, if you have a specific spot in mind that we need to visit and add to our North Carolina Travel Map, please contact us and let us know about it!

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6 thoughts on “The North Carolina Travel Map (with 800+ Great Places Included!)”

  1. This is awesome! We just got a little cabin in Wilkes County, and it looks like there’s not as much to do there based on your trip history! We’d welcome nearby recommendations.

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  2. Having just moved here from Colorado and being excited to see all the North Carolina has is overwhelming but this is AWESOME! Thank you for putting this together.

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