Day Trips from Cornelius, NC < 1 hr

Cornelius, NC has so much to offer, but once and a while it’s fun to venture out with or without the kids and see the area.  Here are some of our recommendations with 1 hour of Cornelius, NC.

Less that 1 hour away

Carolina Raptor Center

Latta Plantation

Lazy 5 Ranch

Reed’s Gold Mine

NASCAR Hall of Fame

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

Billy Graham Library

Uptown Charlotte

Discovery Place Kids – Huntersville

Discovery Place – Charlotte

Emerald Hollow Mine – Hiddenite

NC Transportation Museum


Lake Norman State Park


Patterson Farms

U.S. National Whitewater Center

Kings Mountain National Military Park

Bank of America Stadium/Panthers Tours

Charlotte Motor Speedway