top 5 things to do in leland
October 18, 2014Brunswick Forest
Homeowners at Brunswick Forest do not have to go far to look for things to do! Brunswick County is the fastest growing county in the state of North Carolina for good reason, and Leland is a great town to live in with plenty of great activities for residents to enjoy!
1.Play a Round of Golf at Cape Fear National
Head over to beautiful Cape Fear National to play 18 holes of championship golf. This gorgeous course, designed by renowned golf architect Tim Cate, is one of the finest golf courses in the Southeast and is conveniently located right within Brunswick Forest!
2.Head to Thunder Alley for some Bowling
Thunder Alley, located just minutes from Brunswick Forest, has 14 lanes of bowling in a clean, family-friendly atmosphere. This unique bowling alley has a coffee shop as well as a snack bar and a private meeting room that is perfect for corporate events or private parties.
3.Shop The Villages
Head to The Villages at Brunswick Forest to shop ‘til you drop! This 160-acre town center has a number of fine retail establishments like The Shoe Center, Tideline Home Interiors and Murray Art & Frame.
4.Take a tour of Shelton Herb Farm
Visit Leland’s Shelton Herb Farm right off Highway 17 and Goodman road. The farm not only has fresh herbs, but also local plants and vegetables. Visit the farm’s chickens or watch for wild birds at this beautiful property that has been owned by the same family for more than 200 years.
5.Visit the Brunswick Nature Park
While technically in Winnabow, the Brunswick Nature Park is close enough to Leland that residents consider it their own! This 911 acre property has a long list of amenities that continues to grow each year. Visit their beautiful wood pavilions with picnic tables and charcoal grills then head down to the creek’s dock with canoe and kayak launch or take a hike on some of the property’s many trails. In addition to walking trails there are also mountain bike trails and horseback riding trails.