Outdoors & Sports
North Carolina Parks, High Rock Lake, Nature Preserves & More
Rowan County offers an ample selection of choices for some of North Carolina’s best outdoor recreation, such as hiking, eco-exploration, swimming, biking, fishing, and bird watching, to name a few.
In the Yadkin Valley Wine Region you can also experience the North Carolina outdoors through a culinary excursion to the Old Stone Vineyard and Winery.
McCanless Golf Course
3515 Stokes Ferry Rd., Salisbury, NC 28146
Description: Known for its tight pine-lined fairways and small bentgrass greens, McCanless Golf course has streams and ponds that come into play on nine holes. An easy course to walk makes it a favorite with local residents. Championship (5700 yards, 66.8 rating, 113 slope); Middle (5650 yards, 64.6 rating, 104 slope); Forward (4990 yards, 68.9 rating, 115 slope); 18 holes, par 70 ;rstrnt./lounge, putt. green, chip. green, pro shop, and rentals. They are open year around.