North Carolina Just Wouldn’t Be The Same Without These 7 Charming Small Towns

North Carolina is the 28th-largest and ninth-most populous of the United States full of beautiful, charming, small towns. The wild and rugged Appalachian Mountains; the sunny, sandy beaches; and the gently, rolling land of the Piedmont region all make North Carolina an amazing place to visit. Its historical significance, contributions to the arts and culture, world-class sports, and recreational opportunities bring thousands of tourists every year, some of who stay and grow roots. You may have already visited some of the biggest cities in the Tar Heel State, but here are seven small towns that define North Carolina also worthy of your consideration.

Have you set your sights on any one of these charming, small towns that define North Carolina? If you visit one, please tell us about your experience in the comments below. And if you feel like exploring further, here are some more of the best places to visit in The Tar Hill State. 

Address: Graveyard Fields Loop Trail, Blue Ridge Pkwy, Canton, NC 28716, USA
Address: WinMock at Kinderton, 168 E Kinderton Way, Bermuda Run, NC 27006, USA
Address: Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina, USA
Address: Crystal Mountain Gem Mine, 31 S Broad St, Brevard, NC 28712, USA
Address: Skinny Dip Falls Trailhead, Blue Ridge Pkwy, Canton, NC 28716, USA
Address: Russian Chapel Hills Winery, 2662 Green Creek Dr, Columbus, NC 28722, USA
Address: General William C Lee Airborne Museum, 209 W Divine St, Dunn, NC 28334, USA
Address: GALOT Motorsports Park, 4129 NC-242, Dunn, NC 28334, USA
Address: The Berry Patch, 351 Cargo Rd, Ellerbe, NC 28338, USA
Address: DeWitt's Sporting Clays, 443 Jimmy Carriker Rd, Ellerbe, NC 28338, USA
Address: Rankin Museum of American Heritage, 131 Church St, Ellerbe, NC 28338, USA
Address: Cullasaja River RV Park, 6269 Highlands Rd, Franklin, NC 28734, USA
Address: Wayah Bald Parking Area, Wayah Bald Rd, Franklin, NC 28734, USA
Address: Scottish Tartans Museum, 86 E Main St, Franklin, NC 28734, USA

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