Charlotte, NC Population: 859,500 Must-Do Outdoor Activities: Hike through Reedy Creek Nature Preserve Camp and play at McDowell Nature Preserve Whitewater raft, climb, or bike at the U.S. National Whitewater Center VOTE for Charlotte, NC HERE! The 2019 Top Adventure Towns Contest has come to a close! Thank you all for rallying for your towns! Results will be published in the November 2019 Issue of Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine. PROUDLY SPONSORED BY FOLLOW THE LINKS BELOW TO VOTE IN ADDITIONAL CATEGORIES: Tiny Adventure Towns Small Adventure Towns Medium Adventure Towns RULES AND REGULATIONS Expand All 54 contender towns are divided into three population size categories of 0-8500; 8500-85,000; and 85,000 - up Readers are allowed to vote once per size category every 24 hours. You can vote on desktop, mobile, and/or tablet. Return to vote every 24 hours! Round One: July 2 - July 16 Round Two: July 16 - July 23 Round Three: July 23 - July 30 Final Round: July 30 - August 6 Each round ends at 12 noon on its respective end date and the next round will resume by 5:00 pm that same day. Any cheating and fraudulent votes are grounds for possible disqualification. Winners will be announced and featured in the October 2018 issue of Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine in our annual Top Adventure Towns issue!