Smithfield has plenty to offer within the town, so make sure to start exploring on foot! Discover this town via the Smithfield Neuse Riverwalk and Buffalo Creek Greenway! Enjoy a picnic, go fish, hike the woods, and more along this 3-mile trail which explores the historic district of Smithfield and ventures all the way to the Smithfield Community Park (marker 10 on the trail map).
The Smithfield Community Park features plenty of multi-use sports fields and courts, including softaball/baseball, tennis, basketball, bocce, football, and more! There are also two playgrounds, three picnic shelters complete with restrooms, walking trails, plus the trailhead back to the Buffalo Creek Greenway.
As you see, there's no shortage of things to do and places to visit while in Smithfield. So what are you waiting for? Pack your day bag and hit the trails with Fido!
Not far from the Smithfield Community Park is the West Smithfield neighborhood of Smithfield. Take to the streets of this woofderful neighborhood to find a delicious hidden gem: Heidi's Two Wheel Cafe. Family-owned by Heidi and Walter, this biker-style cafe/bar serves up juicy, greasy treats for pups and their owners. Choose from a menu featuring items such as crab legs, hot wings, quesadillas, and more! Did someone say a donut burger? Anywoof, Heidi's Two Wheel Cafe is extremely pup-friendly. Enjoy the fun atmosphere with your pooch out on their wooden enclosed patio!