Area Activities

The geographic area around Living Well offers an abundance of activities for residents and their guests.

The famous North Carolina Zoo, the world’s largest natural habitat wildlife park, features 1600 animals along a five-mile walking trail.

4401 Zoo Parkway, Asheboro, North Carolina, USA

You will love the beauty of the North Carolina Piedmont

The gentle hills of the North Carolina Piedmont are the setting for the many area parks, with picnic areas, disc golf, hiking, playgrounds, and campsites; area lakes with boat rentals, swimming and fishing; and lovely golf courses.

Scenic rural roads pass through historic country villages in every direction, and one of the state’s two remaining covered bridges is nearby.

6925 Pisgah Covered Bridge Road, Asheboro, North Carolina, USA

Seagrove Pottery

Seagrove Pottery, 25 miles south, is the handmade pottery capital of the US, with nearly 100 shops and galleries full of pottery made by local artisans.

Exit 61 – I-73/I-74 and Hwy 705, Seagrove, North Carolina, USA

More Local Outdoor Fun Activities

  • Richland Creek Zipline Canopy Tour is an outdoor recreation center featuring 14 zip lines, three sky bridges, and a swinging bridge.

    • 2728 Fairview Farm Road, Asheboro, North Carolina, USA

  • Routh Horse Ranch offers western trail riding instruction on scenic horse trails winding through woods, fields and streams.

    • 3113 Routh Road, Franklinville, North Carolina, USA

  • Kersey Valley is an outdoor recreation center featuring axe throwing, escape room, high ropes course, laser tag and zipline.

    • 1615 Kersey Valley Road, Archdale, North Carolina, USA

  • Millstone Creek Orchards – working orchard featuring u-pick options of their in-season produce, as well as hayrides, fire pits and a country store filled with bakery and cannery items

    • 506 Parks Crossroads Church Rd, Ramseur, North Carolina, USA

  • Seagrove Orchids – working orchid nursery with more than 200 different species

    • 3451 Brower Mill Rd, Seagrove, North Carolina, USA

  • Tom’s Creek Nursery and Landscaping – 500 acre fourth- generation working farm, nursery and landscape business

    • 6454 Old Hwy 49, Denton, North Carolina, USA

  • Asheboro Copperheads Baseball – amateur baseball team playing in the Coastal Plain League

    • 138 Southway Rd, Asheboro, North Carolina, USA

Local Museums and Attractions

  • American Classic Motorcycle Museum – one of the largest private collections of Harley-Davidson motorcycles in the country

    • 1170 US Hwy 64, Asheboro, North Carolina, USA

  • Carolina Bronze Sculpture Garden and Foundry – natural and landscaped area with walking trail loops around a pond with over 26 large sculptures

    • 6108 Maple Springs Rd, Seagrove, North Carolina, USA

  • Linbrook Hall – one of the largest privately-owned homes in the southeastern United States with over 60 rooms

    • 5297 Snyder Country Rd, Trinity, North Carolina, USA

  • NC Aviation Museum and Hall of Fame – impressive collection of military artifacts, vehicles, weapons, equipment, uniforms and a flight simulator

    • 2222-G Pilots View Rd, Asheboro, North Carolina, USA

  • Petty Museum and Garage – museum showcasing cars, trophies and awards from the four-generation Petty racing family

    • 309 Branson Mill Rd, Randleman, North Carolina, USA

Local Breweries and Wineries