In the air, on land, or in the water, North Carolina’s outdoor adventures get your heart racing.
With more than 5,000 shipwrecks lying off our shores, it’s no wonder that the North Carolina coast is known as the Graveyard of the Atlantic.
From apples in the west to sweet potatoes in the east — plus everything in between — North Carolina grows some of the country’s finest crops. Test your North Carolina produce knowledge.
For those who crave delectable desserts, colorful candies, and distinctive sodas, North Carolina is a pretty sweet place to be. Test your knowledge on these tasty Tar Heel treats!
For years, conservation projects in North Carolina have protected our state’s natural heritage, ensuring that our plants, animals, and landscapes will be preserved for posterity.