Uwharrie National Forest:
There are many different recreational opportunities in the Uwharrie national forest. You can spend the day strolling down the many miles of beautiful trails and exploring creeks hidden under green laurels or blast down the side of a mountain on your bike. You can follow in the steps of some of the first gold miners in the U.S.A. and even try your luck panning for a nugget just like the old timers did. An with a health population of wildlife like deer, turkeys, squirrels and birds the national forest is sure to please both the hunter or the nature watcher. For more information you can visit the official Uwharrie National Forest site HERE.
The Landing at Lake Tillery is perfect for the golf enthusiast. The Tillery Tradition Country Club just up the road and several other courses like Denson’s Creek, a Public 18 hole golf course that is nestled in the Uwharrie Mountains and Mountain Brook Golf Club in Stanly County just to name a few that are located in our area. The famous golfing area of Pinehurst is located less than a hour away and has many different golf courses as well as shopping and other recreational opportunities. You can find many more area golf courses listed HERE.
While there are no big malls or large shopping centers located in Montgomery county there are many unique small “mom and pop” shops that are close by. Stores like the old fashion Browns Hardware in Mt. Gilead or one of the many antique and gift stores in downtown Troy, every one is sure to find something that tickles their fancy. Albemarle located just 20 minutes away from The Landing has many stores and shopping centers and if you want even more to choose from Concord Mills Mall in Concord and several malls in Charlotte are a hour or less away. Find more shopping opportunities HERE.
The area around The Landing at Lake Tillery has to many different recreational opportunities and things to do to list them here, so below are a few more links to help you get started exploring our exciting area.
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