Halifax County, located in the northeastern part of the state, was the first colony to move toward independence from Great Britain. Westbrook describes what visitors will find in the areas of art, entertainment, nature, and aviculture.
They say the spirit of independence was born in Halifax County, and when you visit, you are certainly free to take advantage of the many opportunities. These include heritage sites, outdoor recreation sites, and shopping areas.
Continuing his travels around the state, Goerch describes the things of interest he found in Halifax County. Many important historical events have occurred there, and many of its citizens have been prominent internationally.
For those who love to kayak or canoe, this year’s annual Enfield Fishing Creek Paddle is the place to be. This is the sixth year the paddle has been hosted and, new this year, will include a section of river previously not included. Registration is required and includes lunch, a free gift, and live entertainment.
The author talks about the wildlife and the beauty of nature in Halifax County, NC. They talk about sturgeons, Rockfish (Striped Bass) and shad fishing. There are nature trails, camping and the Canal Trail Museum.