Bunn, North Carolina wasn't founded because of the railroad, although the rail line is still the lifeline of this little town. Bunn, North Carolina was founded because of the timber in the area. Thanks to the thriving lumber industry in this quaint North Carolina locale, the railroad was established in the early 20th century.
Not only is this rural town known for its industry, but it's also in a scenic, central location. In just a couple of hours, you can drive to the ocean or head the opposite way to see the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains.
While you are here, you will want to stop by Vollmer Farm. Depending on the season, you can spend some time picking fresh strawberries or a big pumpkin! No matter the season, you have to try the fresh ice cream, made only from what they get right there on the farm.
If you want something more adventurous, go over to Tar River Life. This is where you can go tubing with your best fur-iend and live on the edge! You should also stop by the local vet's office and see what other dog-friendly events you could explore while you are here.