Posts Tagged ‘Trail’

Scoops Ice Cream & Such

Posted on: August 14th, 2015 by 89and52 No Comments

Scoops Ice Cream & Such is a hidden gem in a rural area of Surry County, yet located close to I-77, just off of Hwy 89 (W. Pine Street). Scoops is home to a unique ice cream parlor in a converted camper van, with plenty of seating on multiple levels of patio, decorated with beautiful metal sculptures created by artist and Scoops’ owner Chazz Elstone. Grab a sundae or ice cream cone and take a stroll through the sculpture garden in the trees, located across the yard from the ice cream parlor. You will be delighted at the unique and symbolic art located on the nature path that meanders through the forest, complete with a beautiful forest chapel!

Scoops is open seasonally, April through September on Wednesday through Saturday from 12 to 9 p.m. and Sundays from 2 to 9 p.m.

Located on Rt. 89, just west of I- 74 (exit 6) and I-77 (exit 100) in Mount Airy, NC! Serving 20+ flavors of Mayfield Premium ice cream in funky setting!

Emily B. Taylor Greenway

Posted on: July 6th, 2013 by 89and52 No Comments

The Emily B. Taylor Greenway is a 2 and 3/8 miles of paved, multi-purpose trail that follows Lovill’s Creek and U.S. 52 that goes from West Lebanon Street to Worth Street in Mount Airy. Each quarter mile is marked with a granite marker, courtesy of Mount Airy Granite. Public parking is available behind Roses Shopping Center, Veteran’s Park, and behind Frank’s Cinema on NC 89 (Pine Street).

Ararat River Greenway Trail

Posted on: July 5th, 2013 by 89and52 No Comments

The Ararat River Greenway is a paved 2.2-mile paved Greenway Trail from Riverside Park to Tharrington Park )beside Tharrington Elementary School). This section of the Ararat River has been restored and is a great area for wildlife viewing, kayaking, canoeing, and trout fishing. The entire length of the Greenway Trail is stocked with trout. There are multiple canoe/kayak/tube launch stations along the trail as well as multiple areas for sitting by the river. A restroom is available halfway down the trail, off on a side trail to the environmental park. Restrooms are also available at Riverside Park.
When exploring, look for TRACK (Trails Ridges and Active Caring Kids) Trail Adventure guides along the trail or online at Created by the Blue Ridge Foundation, the guides offer educational opportunities for children.

Bregman Trail Riding

Posted on: July 5th, 2013 by 89and52 No Comments

Bregman Trail Riding and Stables is located in Pilot Mountain, North Carolina. They provide a full-service horse riding experience for the whole family with guided tours and a day of enjoyment and relaxation. Bregman Stables and Trail Riding is proud to offer the opportunity to ride horseback on some of the best trails available in North Carolina. Enjoy Pilot Mountain State Park or The Sauratown Trail on horseback, riding with a well-trained, safe horse that is ready to show you a whole new adventure! They also offer overnight boarding for horses.

Cardinal Riding Academy

Posted on: July 5th, 2013 by 89and52 No Comments

Nestled on a gorgeous 300+ acre facility in the beautiful Foothills of North Carolina in the community of Westfield.
We work hard to provide quality care and instruction to both horse and rider.  Offering Hunter Jumper and Western riding lessons on proven school horses for children and adults of all skill levels.
Additionally, we offer miles and miles of trails  with gorgeous views. We have trailer hook-ups, overnight boarding and cabin rentals through Luna Farms onsite for your convenience.
Lovely boarding location with special individualized care for your horse!
We offer horse and pony camp throughout the year and during the Summer months.