Category: Day Trips

Things to Do and See Over Spring Break

By Rachel Hoeing If you have decided to stay in town for Spring Break this year and are looking for fun family ideas, have no fear! Today’s blog will give you...

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...

Day Trip Idea: Chimney Rock State Park

By Rachel Hoeing We’ve had such a great response to our day trip and travel idea blogs this summer! I thought it would be the perfect time to “re-run”...

Family Trip Idea: ACE Adventure Center

By Guest Blogger Jen Corbin Are you looking to do something different with the family this summer? Or are you already thinking about a fall getaway before the...

Day Trip Idea: Museum of Life + Science

By Guest Blogger Aprille Donaldson, author of the blog Beautiful in His Time The Museum of Life and Science is truly a hidden treasure for North Carolina families. The...

Weekend or Day Trip Idea: Roanoke, VA

By Guest Blogger Jeana McLean About a 2 hour trip from most parts of the triad, we discovered this fun little gem when we had a long weekend but didn’t want to drive...

Great Wolf / Bad Wolf

By Heather Keenan There is nothing in this world that I would not do for my kids. I love them to the moon and back and enjoy nothing more than to see them happy. So,...

From Day Zips to Week Trips: Carolina Raptor Center

By Guest Blogger Dennette Bailey This fall my children and I zipped to the Carolina Raptor Center in Huntersville, NC for the day. We were looking for a way to spend...

The Top 10 Day Trips for Fall

By Rachel Hoeing Even though it is tough to say goodbye to summer, the crisp air and colorful leaves of the autumn season always bring a smile to my face. It seems like...

Linville Caverns – To Be or Not to Be Entertained

By Guest Blogger Dennette Bailey I was eager to find a place to visit with my family that we could zip by for the day before school started back. We have visited...