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Piedmont Region, North Carolina

Covering nearly one half of North Carolina in the central part of the state, the Piedmont is an area of gently rolling foothills with the occasional boulder or unexpected rock outcropping. The Piedmont region boasts of one of the most dynamic economies in the United States and is home to the state's largest cities and biggest financial institutions. Renowned research universities, textile and furniture factories, tobacco farms, shopping meccas, top golf courses and abundant historic sites are also part of the makeup of the Piedmont.

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1812 Hitching Post

The 1812 Hitching Post was the birthplace of four-term N. C. Lieutenant Governor W. D. Turner in 1865 and was also owned by North Carolina Senator Columbus Vance Henkel in the early to mid-1900'

Turnersburg, NC Historic Homes

Historic Trivette Clinic Ghost Tours

This is the only hospital ever built in North Iredell. It was in operation from 1932 - 1938, and was a full service facility. Following the founder\'

Hamptonville, NC Ghost Tours

Carolina Model Railroaders

Carolina Model Railroaders, Inc. (CMR) is Greensboro's oldest model railroad club. CMR has served the Triad with over 34

Greensboro, NC Railroad History

Badin Inn Golf Resort & Club

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Badin Inn Golf Resort & Club has been called "Mini-Pinehurst,"

Badin, NC Golf Courses


Gold Hill Mines Historic Park

Gold Hill Mines Historic Park is a 70 acre park adjacent to the historic gold mining town of Gold Hill, NC. The park is home of the Barnhardt and Randolph Gold Mines, which became the richest mining territory east of the Mississippi during the early to mid-1800'

Gold Hill, NC Historic Sites


Bryan Park - Champions Course

A Rees Jones signature design rated 4 stars by Golf Digest "Places to Play". Seven holes border scenic Lake Townsend making it a photographer's dream. Runner-up best new public course in the country by Golf Digest (1990). In 1992

Greensboro, NC Golf Courses



Battle of Clapp's Mill Marker

A memorial mill stone marker circled by granite story boards and maps relates the March 2, 1781

Burlington, NC Battlesites

Hickory Furniture Mart - Catawba Valley Furniture

Unless you enjoy driving from store to store, why not spend your North Carolina shopping time at the one-stop resource-Hickory Furniture Mart?

Hickory, NC Businesses

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