The County Seat of Polk County
Columbus, NC is a gracious little town of neighbors and friends. We love showing guests around, showing off our businesses and attractions. Come for a day, a romantic weekend or longer. You’ll appreciate our history and hospitality. We appreciate your visit.
Black Bear Adventures – for the serious cycle enthusiast
DeerHaven Hills Farm – A blueberry & muscadine grape farm, visit by appointment only
Green Creek Pottery – Doug Dacey’s fine porcelain, from functional pieces to architectural sculptures
Green Creek Winery – First in the world to produce the revolutionary Chardonnay Rosso in 2007
House of Flags Museum – the only flag museum in the US, lots of history.
Overmountain Vineyard & Winery – Family run with handcrafted French-style wines,
Parker Binns Vineyard & Winery – Weekly music events and annual festivals at The Barn.
Russian Chapel Hills Winery – Vineyards surrounding the beautiful St. Anna Chapel
Shunkawauken Falls – A unique roadside 150-foot tall waterfall you can actually drive over.
Stearns Park – A lovely place to walk, picnic, watch the comings and goings of downtown Columbus.
Veterans Park with the Charters of Freedom.