With trails, parks, playgrounds, kayaking and greenways, McAdenville has something for everyone. The South Fork River Trail of the Carolina Thread Trail offers hiking and mountain biking while the downtown area provides an escape for runners and cyclists. The Boathouse offers guided kayak tours and much more. Visitors and residents alike enjoy visiting the U.S. National Whitewater Center and the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, located minutes from downtown McAdenville.