From Lenoir, the city of Charlotte is approximately 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the southeast.
From tourist hotspots to lesser known gems, Western Piedmont is crisscrossed with fabulous things to see and do. Pay a visit to the Appalachian Ski Mountain and Tweetsie Railroad in and around Blowing Rock, some 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the southeast of Lenoir.
Approximately 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the southeast of Lenoir is Hickory, a regional center which is home to L. P. Frans Stadium, Hickory Museum of Arts and Hickory Metro Convention Center. And don't head back to Lenoir until you've stopped by Hickory's Catawba Science Center and Valley Hills Mall.
One of the most popular ways to develop an understanding for a spot is by getting an understanding of its history. While in Western Piedmont, be sure to stop by the area's historic historic mansions.
Breathe deeply and feel your stresses melt away as you enjoy the area's more relaxing pursuits such as shore fishing and cycling.
If you plan on traveling by plane, keep in mind that the handiest major airport is Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the southeast of Lenoir.