110 East Arbor Lane
Eden, NC 27288
Phone: (336) 627-5131
Fax: (336) 623-1278
Built as a dirt track back in 1947, Martinsville Speedway is now a well-known racing course that hosts the NASCAR Nextel Cup. For more than half a century, adrenalin-filled fans have watched sports cars zipping past on this track, which is shaped like a paper clip with hairline turns. Pick up a guest guide on your way in, to familiarize yourself with the surroundings. Then arm yourself with your tickets, binoculars and an ice-box, gearing up for some thrilling action. Book your tickets now and cheer the speed demons on their way to victory! The speedway is located about 40 miles south of Roanoke. Check the website for schedule and other details or call +1 877 722 3849 (Toll free).
This country club includes an 18 hole J. Ellis Maples golf course, driving range, putting practice green, an Olympic size swimming pool, a lovely clubhouse, and a sports complex which includes three indoor hard courts, workout facility, a hitting wall, and six outdoor clay courts, three of which are lighted for evening play.
The best kept secret in Greensboro, this beautiful 18 hole, par 72 golf course includes a practice putting green, a well stocked pro shop, a snack bar, cart and club rentals, and a PGA pro on staff.
Bryan Park is a golf complex as well as recreational facility for the entire family, and named after Joseph and Kathleen Bryan, the complex's foremost donors. The Players Course and the Championship Course are two of the most finely designed golf courses in the nation. The Players Course opened in 1974, while the other 18-hole Championship Course opened in 1990. As with most other courses, facilities include clubhouse, pro-shop, as well as golf-range and golf pros to offer help and instructions. The park not part of the courses include volleyball and tennis courts, nine picnic shelters, horseshoe pits and a playground.
Opened in 1969, the lake was named after former Greensboro City Manager Jame R. Townsend. The lake measures at 1,542 acres, and is the largest of all the city's municipal reservoirs. Sailing and boating is allowed, and so is fishing from either on a boat or pier. If you are fishing, you are probably likely to find either largemouth bass, hybrid bass, catfish, or crappie. If so desired, rowboats, sailboats, or kayaks can be rented out. If you're that much a boating enthusiast, the Lake Townsend Yacht Club is open to the pubic with sailing classes offered during the summer months.
Featuring beautiful, rolling farm land with extensive bridges and bulkheads, this 18 hole, par 72 golf course also features big greens, a driving range, a practice putting green, a restaurant and snack bar, a well stocked pro shop, and a PGA pro on staff.
This semiprivate 18 hole, par 72 golf course includes a driving range, a practice putting green, a clubhouse with a well stocked pro shop and a meeting room, a restaurant, and a snack bar. A PGA professional is also on site and lessons are available.
This skate park contains 8,800 square feet of three to six foot quarter pipes, as well as grind boxes, rails, a half pyramid, and much more. The park is also available for private rentals.
Two 18 hole, championship golf courses are located at this golf venue that also includes two practice greens, a driving range, a practice and learning facility, and a large clubhouse. PGA professional lessons are available.
Lake Brandt is a reservoir located north of the city center and was named after Leon Brandt, who was Greensboro's mayor from 1907-1908. Visitors can rent rowboats, kayaks and canoes, and if you want to bring your own vessel you can launch it at one of the three ramps around the perimeter of the lake. Fishers will be able to catch catfish and bass.
Wild Turkey Trail is a 4.5-mile long route that is perfect for both hiking and biking. Bikers especially love this trail, with its many challenging features. There are moguls, pyramids made of of logs, multiple bridges and a rock jump for riders to contend with. The trail also leads to access to the Lake Brandt Marina, making this a popular place for water-lovers as well. Please note that the marina is closed on Tuesdays.
This fun 18 hole, par 71 golf course features challenging hills, bunkers, and five ponds. A 25 acre practice facility with a unique aqua range, sand traps and target greens with four acres of grass tees, a practice putting green, a snack bar, and a well stocked pro shop are also on site. Private and group lessons available.