How to spend your time in Fayetteville

Fayetteville is home to some of the most beautiful natural landscapes on the east coast. Whether you’re looking to spend a weekend taking in nature or just want to find a mindless activity to occupy a lazy Sunday – Fayetteville has something for you.

Outdoorsy types will be automatically drawn to the city’s nature trails that transcend lakes, marshes, and wooded areas. There are level routes for leisurely strolls and hillier terrain for people looking to challenge themselves. Aside from the natural recreation opportunities, Fayetteville also has typical entertainment options like mini golf, laser tag, and more scattered around town.

The Cape Fear Botanical Garden is one of the staples of Fayetteville. The garden features thousands of unique plant and animal species along with relaxing scenery and beautiful trails.

History buffs will want to consider taking a trip to one of Fayetteville’s several popular museums that include exhibits on everything from Airborne and Special Operations to historic transportation remnants. Check out the articles below for more on all of the fun activities Fayetteville has to offer.

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“Our mild winters, seasonal springs and summers, and stunning autumns give visitors the freedom to explore all year long.”

Fayetteville Visitors Bureau

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