Posts Tagged ‘Charlotte family fun things to do’
Evel Knievel wouldn’t have dared doing it! But she had none of it. A 4 years old with a heart of gold and a true brave heart.
No worries moms and dads all was super safe and under control. The gals and guys at Carolina Adventure World know their stuff. Just recently they’ve zipped almost 100 [...]
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It was late afternoon, hotter and steamier than ever. Still in high spirits from our rock hunting Cowee Ruby Mine adventure, we stopped at Gold City Mine to culminate our quest with some good ole gold panning.
Some boy hit the jackpot finding a 1061 ct sapphire at Gold City Mine and we wanted to [...]
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Carolina Adventure World exciting new off-road attractions Mud Bog Obstacle Racing (photos and price details)Posted By ShoutCarolina,Date: 25.07.2008
UPDATE! Unfortunately the Black Ops Challenge has been suspended for the time being…
The staff just put on the finishing touches to the Mud Bog. Soon you can get real dirty chasing your friends around. No worries mom, there will be washing stations nearby to clean off the dirt.
This rustic tent will soon be available for [...]
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At Charlotte Discovery Place kids roar with dinosaurs, blow off balloons, live in Pompeii and take-off in the air (weekend fun things to do)Posted By ShoutCarolina,Date: 23.07.2008
Kids, parents, grandparents, teachers, science and history lovers UNITE at the incredible Discovery Place museum downtown Charlotte.
What’s fun to do at the museum:
Roar with the dinosaurs and dig up fossils, blow-up stuff and sit in the astronauts’ Air Chair at the Little Einstein’s corner, be Leonardo Da Vinci for a day at The Shop Machine, [...]
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UPDATE, UPDATE, UPDATE!…Unfortunately I just learned that the Black Ops Challenge had been suspended…bummer…
Carolina Adventure World park is the place to ATV, motocross, canopy zip line . The Black Ops Challenge was supposed to be an exhilarating obstacle course ride in a fast attack military style vehicle shooting at and blowing off targets with a [...]
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Issaqueena Falls and the Stumphouse Tunnel
Issaqueena is the most visited waterfall and the only one with a “Romeo and Juliet” like love story.
Legend has it Issaqueena rode her horse great distance to warn her (white-man) husband about fast approaching Indians seeking revenge for her marriage betrayal.
Some say she died during the quest others speak [...]
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“I feel lucky!” gem hunting fun at Cowee Ruby Mine in Franklin (things to do with kids near the border and Foothills Trail)Posted By shoutabout,Date: 20.06.2008
Unleash the “Indiana Jones” in you and go hunt for rubies, saphires and even gold in Franklin, NC less than an hour drive from Oconee and Devils Fork State Parks and the adventurous Foothills Trail. Who knows you may be the next “romancing the stone” star!
Tips to know before you go
1. Stop at the Visitors [...]
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Zip away at Carolina Adventure World video (fun activities with your dad near Columbia and Charlotte)Posted By shoutabout,Date: 13.06.2008
2009 Update! This season it seems the zipline schedule and prices have changed. As of now only the Giant Blue Sky line is open and only on Saturdays from 4 to 7PM. The price has been also reduced to just $5. To ride all 3 lines and on different days you need advanced group reservations. [...]
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Lake Wateree is a fisherman’s delight big on big blues, crappie, bream, largemouth bass, striped bass and nightime cat-fishing. The parks even has a tackle and gift shop open daily till 8 PM; besides fishing supplies you can get snacks, drinks, souvenirs, firewood and fishing licenses.
Things to do
No worries if you’re not so big into [...]
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Adrenaline ATV, Dirt Biking and Canopy Zip Line Fun at the Carolina Adventure World (Columbia weekend fun things to do)Posted By shoutabout,Date: 22.04.2008
Are you ready for some 4 wheels ride fun under the sun? Well come on down to Carolina Adventure World “Where to Ride” park. This is an ATV and motocross Mecca few miles from Winnsboro and Interstate 77. It is approximately 30 minutes north of Columbia and 50 minutes south of Charlotte.
At the Carolina Adventure [...]
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