When vacationing throughout the great state of North Carolina in a travel trailer rental, we would recommend stopping by the little town of Southern Pines. There are a number of activities for the whole family in and around this historical city.

Southern Pines Activities


The Southern Pines and Moore County area is home to 45 of the finest golf courses in North Carolina. Every one of the courses is within a 15-mile radius of the city. Some of these NC golf courses include the following:

The Aloha Safari Zoo

The Aloha Safari Zoo is located in Cameron, NC, which is only 20 minutes outside of Southern Pines. Here you can take an African Safari, touring through the plains where you will find animals such as camels, zebras, and more. You also have the option to walk through the zoo’s rainforest, reptile room, petting zoo, and more.

Places To Eat

There are a number of different dining establishments around Southern Pines. John’s BBQ and Seafood offers a delicious assortment of BBQ, seafood, and other local dishes. Ironwood Café is also quite popular and offers sashimi tuna with soba noodles and veggies. And for a fun afternoon, visit Lady Bedford’s Tea Parlor and Gift Shoppe.

Historical Sites

To discover Southern Pines’s local history, venture to the Carthage Historical Museum. This free museum has various exhibits including a depiction of a pervious buggy factory, a local family festival, and artifacts from the town’s past 200 years. Learning the history of any towns you drive through is a fun and educational adventure for you and your family.

You can also stop by the National Railroad Museum and Hall of Fame. Here, you will see examples of Victorian architecture in the historic depot, lots of railroad memorabilia, a model railroad layout, and a re-created telegraph office.

Next time you’re driving through the state of North Carolina, stop by some of its attractions including the city of Southern Pines, Haywood Hall and the Little Herb Garden. Traveling through North Carolina in a travel trailer rental is a great way to spend time with family and friends while experiencing all NC has to offer. Reserve a travel trailer rental in Raleigh,NC from Brown’s Recreational Rentals to have a vacation you’ll never forget. Contact us today at 910-723-2730.