Broad River Greenway - 0.8 mi
126 Broad River Road, Shelby, NC 28152
The Broad River Greenway has 1500 acres of abundant wildlife, hiking & horseback riding trails, secluded picnic areas, along with swimming & fishing in the river. More information including trail maps are included in the Things To Do tab under Broad River Greenway.
Shadyside Dragway - 2.4 mi
2149 Honey Haven Farm Rd, Shelby, NC 28152
Shadyside Dragway is one of the smoothest 1/8 mile full concrete 50 foot wide drag strips in the Southeast that offers some of the best racing around in high speeds. Races year round
Riverbend YMCA Golf Course - 7.4 mi
3005 Long Wood Dr, Shelby, NC 28152
River Bend YMCA Golf Course is ideal for anyone with a passion for challenging golf and spectacular scenery. This course is the perfect setting for any corporate or community golf event. Our 18-hole gem is nestled in the scenically beautiful North Carolina foothills and has characteristics of a mountain layout. River Bend features well-conditioned MiniVerde greens and Bermuda fairways.
Cowpens National Battlefield - 12.2 mi
338 New Pleasant Road, Gaffney, SC 29341
Site of 1791 American Revolution battle on 842.5 acres with a visitor center & informative trails. A pasturing area at the time of the battle, this Revolutionary War site commemorates the place where Daniel Morgan and his army turned the flanks of Banastre Tarleton's British army. This classic military tactic, known as a double envelopment, was one of only a few in history.
Baker Buffalo Creek Vineyard - 23.1 mi
3521 Fallston-Waco Rd, Lawndale, NC 28090
This vineyard is nestled into the rolling hills and farmland that has been in the Baker family for over a century. Inspired by a visit to Napa and Sonoma, the owners planted the first grapes here in 2003. Today the grounds include the historic farmhouse and eight different grape varietals ready to harvest. Venture into the original milking room for a tour of the wine-making operations and a tasting flight that may include chardonnay, merlot, Riesling, scuppernong and more.
Crowders Mountain - 31 mi
522 Park Office Lane , Kings Mountain, NC 28086
Companion peaks at Crowders Mountain State Park—The Pinnacle and Crowders Mountain—offer challenging hikes, towering cliffs and 25-mile views of the surrounding piedmont. Eleven trails range from pastoral to strenuous, including the Ridgeline Trail, which links to Kings Mountain State Park and Kings Mountain National Military Park in South Carolina. Backcountry camping is featured with individual sites approximately a mile from parking areas. The rugged terrain of Crowders Mountain lends itself to rock climbing and bouldering with a permit in designated areas. A visitor center with museum-quality exhibits complements regular interpretive programs.
Hollywild Animal Park - 38 mi
2325 Hampton Rd, Wellford, SC 29385
Hollywild Animal Park is a non-profit zoo in Wellford, South Carolina. The 100-acre park has more than 500 animals. A number of the animals have appeared in TV shows and movies. The park includes an outback safari which covers more than 70 acres.
Carowinds - 58.2 mi
300 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273
Seasonal, family-friendly amusement park with 57 thrill rides, family rides and roller coasters. Plus, Carolina Harbor, the largest Water Park in the Carolinas, is included with admission, featuring extreme water slides, wave pools, cabanas and a two-acre children's area!