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10 Perfect Places In North Carolina For People Who Hate Crowds

North Carolina is home to so many beautiful places, but with the abundant scenery and sights also comes the abundant crowd. The worst thing is when you finish a long hike and you’re trying to enjoy the view, yet you find yourself clamoring through the crowd and other hikers for one glimpse at that view. These ten places are the perfect escape in our beautiful state.

I can’t wait to get away for a day or two and leave the world behind! What about you? What are some of your favorite hidden destinations in state?

With warmer weather on the horizon, late February and March is the perfect time to plan a beach trip for the seasonal rush. Even better, these 7 places let you camp right on the beach!

Emory Rakestraw
Emory was born and raised in North Carolina. She enjoys writing, photography, filmmaking, travel, wine and cheese. You can find more of her work on emoryrakestraw.com