Visit the historic Latta Plantation in Huntersville, North Carolina to get a look at what life was like here in the 1800s. Latta Plantation offers tours of the house and outbuildings of this old cotton plantation. Knowledgeable staff will tour you through the house, and the grounds tour is self-guiding. The docent will answers questions, and you will find information about the plantation history and local wildlife. The 52 acre plantation grounds are part of the 1,343 acre Latta Plantation Nature Preserve. The preserve also offers miles upon miles of hiking and biking trails. There is an equestrian center offering horseback trail rides, and you can picnic on the grounds or rent a canoe or kayak on the lake. Check the calendar as the plantation offers special events and camps all year round. It is also a popular spot for school trips, and the historic grounds have been the backdrop for many beautiful weddings.
Cross Winds Family Campground
Cross Winds Family Campground is located between Lexington and Salisbury in Linwood, North Carolina. They offer a nice, scenic spot on the lake.They feature campsites for pop-ups, full size campers, large RVs and weary travelers seeking a quiet night's rest after traveling busy highways. The facilities include full hook-up with 30/50 amp, walking and biking path, bathhouse, laundry room, covered shelter, recreation room, fishing, swimming pool, Wi-Fi, cable, and more. Pets are welcome at the Campground. The sites are spacious, with plenty of room and trees between them. The sites are gravel and have a large pad with light post, fire ring/grill, and picnic table. You and your family will enjoy the peace and serenity of Cross Winds and be ready to head out and explore Chapel Hill and other areas. Cross Winds Family Campground is an ideal spot to relax and share time with family and friends.
Wildlife Woods Campground
Sherrills Ford, NC
Just northeast of Huntersville, North Carolina, you will find Wildlife Woods Campground on the shore of Lake Norman. The campground is terraced, giving each large site views of the lake. The gravel sites have full hookups and have space to maneuver. Enjoy a breakfast in the fresh air at your picnic table, and end the day by sitting around your campfire built in the site's fire ring. There are washrooms and showers at this lakefront campground. The atmosphere is peaceful, and you'll find you don't even miss having wi-fi. Keep everyone busy with a round of mini-golf, or bring your boat for a cruise on the lake. The campground has good lake access. Enjoy a dip in the sparkling swimming pool, or shoot some pool or play arcade games in the indoor games room. This pet-friendly campground has pull-through sites, and many of them have trees for shade.
Lake Myers RV Resort
Lake Myers RV Resort in North Carolina has an ideal location: close to major cities and tourist attractions, yet plenty of solitude among the trees. Recent property improvements include upgraded roads, a new pool filtration system, and electrical upgrades. Lake Myers RV Resort is a spacious, "has it all" family-oriented destination RV resort in North Carolina spread out across 74 acres. Lake Myers and the adjacent RV resort are perfect for overnight or extended-stay camping on a seasonal basis. They have sites that include 30 amp full hook-ups. While planning a trip to our RV resort in North Carolina, consider the lake-side villa rentals, which sleep up to four and include full bedroom linens, appliances, kitchenware and a full bathroom with shower. For the truly adventurous, you can choose their hard-sided tents, which sleep up to four. Without plumbing, heating or air, a cabin rental is a sure way to truly experience nature.
Carowinds Camp Wilderness RV Park
Fort Mill, SC
Camp Wilderness features RV, Pop-up and Tent Sites and can accommodate RVs up to 40 feet in length. The paved RV sites feature full hookups with water, sewer and electric. Fifty of the sites have upgraded, 50-amp service. In addition, there are 56 spacious tent and pop-up sites with water hookups and 30-amp electric service. Every site also features a charcoal grill. The campground is open year-round and is located next to Carowinds. There is a free shuttle service to the Carowinds. Camp Wilderness also has a Trading Post with a General Store, picnic tables at each site, bathroom facility with showers, swimming pool (Memorial Day through Labor Day), shuffleboard, cornhole, and 24 hour security. Camp Wilderness is a very comfortable and cozy place to stay if you are visiting Carowinds and the surrounding areas in this corner of North Carolina and South Carolina. They are located 15 minutes south of Charlotte and 15 minutes north of Rockhill.