Rafting, for instance, which I would be doing if I were in Charlotte, where the mercury is supposed to hit 97 Sunday. Sounds like a good reason to visit the National Whitewater Center. Other thoughts (in addition to yesterday’s suggestions):
Don’t mind sweating on the trail? Our sister site, NCHikes.com, just posted its recommended hikes for August; check it out here. nchikes.com If you’re looking for a place close to home, we again refer you to the Great Outdoor Provision Co. site and a rundown of hikes we’ve compiled for them.
Get out and enjoy!
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Your weekend weather …
Asheville: High of 82 Saturday and 81 Sunday, 30 percent chance of rain both days.
Charlotte: High 90 Saturday, 97 Sunday, 30 percent chance of rain both days.
Winston-Salem: High of 86 Saturday, 88 Sunday, 20 percent chance of rain both days.
Chapel Hill: High of 88 Saturday, 90 Sunday, 20-30 percent chance of rain.
Wrightsville Beach: High of 88 Saturday, 91 Sunday, with a 20-30 percent chance of rain.
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