10 Places In North Carolina For Amazing Animal Encounters You Can’t Pass Up

Regardless of where you are in the Tar Heel State, you’re never far from your next wholesome, family adventure. And whether you have kids along, or not, you’re sure to enjoy getting up close and personal with some awesome creatures in the following animal encounters in North Carolina. Once you see these, you simply won’t be able to pass them up. Here are some of our favorites (although there are many more!).

North Carolina is teeming with ways to get outside and enjoy our lovely state! Whether you’re hiking, swimming, boating, or just exploring new attractions, our state is the perfect spot to make an adventure happen! For more places to explore, check out this list of 10 hidden places in North Carolina even the locals don’t know about!