Fun Family Activities Around Lake Brandt

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Lake Brandt is a rapidly expanding area of Greensboro. The Farm at Lake Brandt is a new community featuring custom built homes by premier Greensboro builders. If you’re looking for a place to build a home where you can gaze upon the serene waters of the lake, this is your opportunity. Lake Brandt offers recreational opportunities of all kinds from boating to hiking. This combined with its convenient location near many other activities and top notch schools makes it a great place to raise a family.

Recreation at Lake Brandt

The Lake offers many activities on and near the water. The marina is the boating hub featuring 3 launch ramps for private boats as well as canoe, rowboat, kayak, and stand-up paddle board rentals. Fishermen have been successful at catching largemouth bass, crappie, and catfish among other fish. There are at least 3 main hiking trails upon which guided tours are available.

The Greensboro Science Center

If you enjoy the natural world that’s beyond your back yard, the Greensboro Science Center is the place to experience it. With an aquarium featuring penguins, reptiles, otters, fish of all kinds, sharks, and a hands-on touch pool, you’ll feel as if you’re truly under the sea. The outdoor zoo features a variety of animals from a barnyard petting zoo to Bengal tigers. Indoor exhibits include a dinosaur museum, weather feature, anatomy and body systems learning center, and play areas that inspire the imagination. There’s something for people of all ages to enjoy.

Skywild Adventure

Suspended above the outdoor zoo of the Greensboro Science Center is a thrilling ropes course that will challenge kids and adults alike. Seven unique courses made up of zip lines, rope bridges, and other thrilling trials can be accommodated to suit the experience level of the participants. Great for team building and family bonding. Find out what you’re made of at Skywild.

Friendly Shopping Center

If your idea of a good time is based in retail, the shops at Friendly Center are sure to please you. A variety of stores both local and large chain are represented offering a wide range of merchandise for your shopping pleasure. And when you need a break there’s plenty to eat from snacks to fine dining.

Guilford Courthouse National Military Park

Any history buffs in the family? The Guilford Courthouse National Military Park was a Revolutionary War battleground. Watch a reenactment of the battle, tour the museum, stroll the grounds, and view the monuments. Stand in awe of the brave soldiers who defended our nation at its very beginning.

The Farm at Lake Brandt

There are many opportunities for fun, both indoors and out, near The Farm at Lake Brandt. If you’ve been looking for a place to build a home and raise a family, the Lake Brandt area is ideal. Convenient to Greensboro, great schools, natural beauty, and lots to do defines this community as a family-friendly location. To find available homes and home sites at The Farm at Lake Brandt, contact Smith Marketing with Allen Tate Realtors: (336) 215-7880.