The Best of Topsail Island, NC for Families

Topsail Island offers a 26-mile-long barrier island that lies just off the coast of North Carolina.  Accessible only by two bridges (one at each end of the island) or by sea, the island is home to immaculate white, sandy beaches and tranquil maritime … [Read more...]

A Southern Snowcation in North Carolina’s High Country

The following post is written by guest reviewer Sue Rodman of Field Trips with Sue. Living in the Deep South has its advantages. Our mild winters mean pretty much any outdoor activity has year round accessibility. My boys have even been able to … [Read more...]

Bumper Jumpers Indoor Playground

4217 High Point Road Greensboro, NC This pit stop submitted by Pit Stops for Kids reader Kevin. Thank you, Kevin, for your submission! The largest indoor playground in North Carolina, Bumper Jumpers is the place to go to beat the summer heat … [Read more...]

Julian Price Memorial Park

Milepost 297 Blue Ridge Parkway Blowing Rock, NC Julian Price Memorial Park is one of the most beautiful parks in the Blue Ridge area, at the base of Grandfather Mountain. If you're traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway near Blowing Rock, you'll … [Read more...]

Tupelo Honey Cafe

12 College Street Asheville, NC While on the road with kids, we all know there's a time and place for quick, easy stops at well-known, comforting-in-their-familiarity fast food chains like McDonald's and the like. But there are also times when … [Read more...]