Crafty Cabin's Area Adventures: Insider Recommendations

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Crafty Cabin's Area Adventures: Insider Recommendations

Hiking & Sightseeing

Head south and enjoy the multitude of trails that provide a wonderful views of the Broad River. Make a day of it and visit the nearby downtown.
8 locals recommend
Broad River Greenway
126 Broad River Dr
8 locals recommend
Head south and enjoy the multitude of trails that provide a wonderful views of the Broad River. Make a day of it and visit the nearby downtown.
Hike in and see one of the best waterfalls in NC. This may also help too: alltrails.c0m/trail/us/north-carolina/high-shoals-falls-loop-trail
High Shoals Falls
3001 South Mountain Park
Hike in and see one of the best waterfalls in NC. This may also help too: alltrails.c0m/trail/us/north-carolina/high-shoals-falls-loop-trail
A short drive and even shorter hike in the South Mountain Game Lands will lead you to this secluded, but yet amazing, waterfall.
Pot Branch, North Carolina 28018, USA
A short drive and even shorter hike in the South Mountain Game Lands will lead you to this secluded, but yet amazing, waterfall.
A truly breathtaking experience
49 locals recommend
Linville Falls - Trail and Waterfall
49 locals recommend
A truly breathtaking experience

Activities for the Entire Family

Spend the day and enjoy a plethora of activities! Great for all ages! Plus, it's only 6 miles from the cabin.
7 locals recommend
Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Golden Valley, NC
182 Jellystone Parkway
7 locals recommend
Spend the day and enjoy a plethora of activities! Great for all ages! Plus, it's only 6 miles from the cabin.
Want to get the kids off their screens? This is the perfect place for them (and your sanity)!
19 locals recommend
KidSenses Children's INTERACTIVE Museum
172 N Main St
19 locals recommend
Want to get the kids off their screens? This is the perfect place for them (and your sanity)!
You'll walk away saying "WOW, Forest City really does it up!!"
Forest City Christmas Lights
West Main Street
You'll walk away saying "WOW, Forest City really does it up!!"
What do you get when you combine a Farm with a General Store, simply an amazing experience the entire family will love.
Cherry Mountain Farm
3946 US-64
What do you get when you combine a Farm with a General Store, simply an amazing experience the entire family will love.
It's more than just horses... How about a comedy show, or a dinner at their world class restaurant? Maybe shopping for the ladies? Go and you will see!
301 locals recommend
Tryon International Equestrian Center
25 International Blvd
301 locals recommend
It's more than just horses... How about a comedy show, or a dinner at their world class restaurant? Maybe shopping for the ladies? Go and you will see!
Make a day of it and take in everything Lake Lure has to offer
102 locals recommend
Lake Lure Beach and Water Park
2724 Memorial Hwy
102 locals recommend
Make a day of it and take in everything Lake Lure has to offer
Step back into your youth and have fun!
Carolina Arcade Museum
145 E Main St
Step back into your youth and have fun!

Adult-ish Things

Ever want to ride a 4 wheeler, in the mud, through the woods, while singing some Skynyrd? "Simple Man" comes to mind. Well, here's your chance.
Cherry Bounce Adventure Co
Ever want to ride a 4 wheeler, in the mud, through the woods, while singing some Skynyrd? "Simple Man" comes to mind. Well, here's your chance.
If you like whiskey, this is your place. Plan a tour and learn so much about the process so you can show off at your next party!
Blue Ridge Distilling Co Inc
228 Redbud Ln
If you like whiskey, this is your place. Plan a tour and learn so much about the process so you can show off at your next party!
No whammies, no whammies, bingo!
15 locals recommend
Catawba Two Kings Casino
538 Kings Mountain Blvd
15 locals recommend
No whammies, no whammies, bingo!
A superb music venue, definitely worth checking out.
Coppermine Farm
A superb music venue, definitely worth checking out.
A great place to relax, enjoy some wine, take in the mountain views, and catch a local musician.
49 locals recommend
Silver Fork Winery
5000 Patton Rd
49 locals recommend
A great place to relax, enjoy some wine, take in the mountain views, and catch a local musician.
North Carolina Trapshooters Hall of Fame

Golf

Golf, Pool, Sports and Gun Club...what more in life is there to want. Oh, and they have a bar too.
10 locals recommend
Cleghorn Plantation
183 Golf Cir
10 locals recommend
Golf, Pool, Sports and Gun Club...what more in life is there to want. Oh, and they have a bar too.
When your Bushwood membership is revoked and ya just gotta hit the ball
Forest City Municipal Golf Course
When your Bushwood membership is revoked and ya just gotta hit the ball
A decent place with a great Grille
Dogwood Valley Golf Course
A decent place with a great Grille

Parks and Game Land

Worth the trip! Explore the area and catch the view...it's amazing.
333 locals recommend
Chimney Rock State Park
431 Main St
333 locals recommend
Worth the trip! Explore the area and catch the view...it's amazing.
Different from the Game Land, this is a true park with trails, roads, bears, etc
83 locals recommend
South Mountains State Park
3001 South Mountain Park
83 locals recommend
Different from the Game Land, this is a true park with trails, roads, bears, etc
It's like the State Park, but not. Hunting, four-wheeling, and chewing tobacco are all permitted in the Game Land.
South Mountains Game Lands
It's like the State Park, but not. Hunting, four-wheeling, and chewing tobacco are all permitted in the Game Land.
Hike, bike, swim, fish, paddle or boat to your heart's content
93 locals recommend
Lake James State Park
7321 NC-126
93 locals recommend
Hike, bike, swim, fish, paddle or boat to your heart's content

Food scene

A down home feel where all are welcome
Forest City Fish Camp
236 Old U.S. 74
A down home feel where all are welcome
One word: YUM
18 locals recommend
Copper Penny Grill
146 E Main St
18 locals recommend
One word: YUM
A great selection of Coffee & Wine!
10 locals recommend
The Twisted Pear
184 E Main St
10 locals recommend
A great selection of Coffee & Wine!
Serves up some fantastic fajitas!
El Michoacán
107 W Main St
Serves up some fantastic fajitas!
Recently featured in Our State Magazine and had glowing reviews!
22 locals recommend
Victory Kitchen
959 Buffalo Creek Rd
22 locals recommend
Recently featured in Our State Magazine and had glowing reviews!
Worth the detour. If Morganton is even remotely close to your route, you'll be happy you made the trip!
Bones Jones Burgers and Butchery
Worth the detour. If Morganton is even remotely close to your route, you'll be happy you made the trip!
GREAT Pizza and atmosphere
23 locals recommend
Barley's Taproom & Pizzeria
123 W Main St
23 locals recommend
GREAT Pizza and atmosphere

Wedding and Special Event Venues

Hidden Hill Venue
Creekside Farm Venue, LLC
Carolina Event and Conference Center