Category: Day Trips

Triad Area Strawberry Picking Farms

By Katie Moosbrugger The 2018 pick-your-own strawberry season will begin in a few weeks. Everyone on our list below has told us their strawberries will be ripe for...

Girls’ Day Out: A Wine Tour with Triad Trolleys

By Katie Moosbrugger What do you get when you combine 30 women, wine, and an old fashioned trolley? Well, a lot of things happen and a great time is at the top of the...

A Day Trip Back in Time: Mount Airy

By Guest Blogger Marisa Tomasic Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, visitors and locals alike are fortunate enough to take in the “back in the day”...

Day Trip Idea: Salisbury Area

By Guest Blogger Julie Fritz One of my best friends in NC is from Salisbury. When we were in college in Asheville we would go to her hometown to visit her family. Now...

Day Trip Ideas for Winter Break

By Guest Blogger Sandy Fielders Harper If you are struggling to think of fun and inexpensive day trips for you and the family during the two week (or more for some of...

Don’t Let Summer End Without a Trip to Wet ‘N Wild Emerald Point

Sponsored by Wet N Wild Emerald Point Summer is just not complete without a visit to Wet ‘N Wild Emerald Point at least once. You will feel like you are on a...

Day Trip Idea: Roanoke, VA

By Rachel Hoeing What many of you may not realize is that Roanoke, Virginia is only two hours from most spots in the Triad. It is a fabulous city for a day trip, or a...

Beachin’ It in the Triad

If you’re bummed about not getting away to the Carolina coast this summer, don’t fret because I found the perfect solution here in our own backyard! You may...

Day/Weekend Trip Idea: Charlotte

By Rachel Hoeing I grew up in Charlotte, and I seem to find myself there at least once a month to visit family and friends. I have never written a day trip blog about...

Blueberry Picking in the Triad

By Katie Moosbrugger It is officially blueberry season! As always, we recommend you call or check the farm’s web site to confirm the status of their fruit before...