Category: Parks & Outdoor Activities

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Favorite Swim Clubs & Pools Directory 2016

By Katie Moosbrugger Is your family signed up for a pool this summer? Now is the time to mail in those membership dues which is why we are sharing our directory of...

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Forsyth Creek Week: Fun for the Whole Family

Sponsored by Forsyth Creek Week Checking for crawfish, rooting for your entry in the rubber duck regatta, learning how to catch a fish. Forsyth Creek Week, returning...

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Saturdays & Sundays: Kersey Valley’s Maize Adventure

The attraction operates Saturdays 12:00pm-6:00pm and Sundays 1:00pm-6:00pm with the ticket booth closing at 5:00pm each day.  General Admission is $12.95 and the...

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Win a Family Four Pack to Kersey Valley’s Maize Adventure

The attraction operates Saturdays 12:00pm-6:00pm and Sundays 1:00pm-6:00pm with the ticket booth closing at 5:00pm each day.  Kersey Valley’s Maize Adventure offers...

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Day Trip Idea: Hebron Rock Colony

By Rachel Hoeing I ran this blog a few years ago and felt like it was the perfect time to remind our readers of this hidden gem in the mountains. This is a great day...

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Teach Your Kids To Be Safe At The Pool

By Guest Blogger Kaitlin Gardner, author of the blog An Apple Per Day I freely admit I have always loved being around the water. Spending time at the pool with my...

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Summer Trip Idea: Go Chasing Waterfalls

By Katie Moosbrugger I’m guessing the band TLC, who sing the lyrics “Don’t Go Chasing Waterfalls,” has never been to North Carolina because it actually makes for...

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Stand-Up PaddleBoarding with Triad ECO Adventures

By Rachel Hoeing When it comes to Monday mornings, I usually roll my eyes and murmur, “Back to the grind.” But this past Monday morning I jumped out of bed,...

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Five Tips to Successfully Incorporate Horses Into Your Summer Activities

By Linnea Cauble Her quiet giggles as she carried out her masterful plan to win the egg and spoon contest quickly turned into roaring laughter as everyone at summer camp...

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Segway Fun with Triad ECO Adventures

By Kelly Hines I am terrified by all sorts of random things. Mice. The inside of the garbage disposal. Segways. Especially Segways. So when an opportunity arose for the...