©

Winnabow trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner USA  /  North Carolina  /  Winnabow

Winnabow

4.5
Winnabow, North Carolina, is an unincorporated community in Brunswick County in the U.S. states of North Carolina. It is located at It is mainly a farming community with ample farm land in the surrounding area. There are no big stores in the area except for a Hand Dee Hugo's at the intersection of NC 87 and US Highway 17 South. Mill Creek Farm and Garden Center is the feed store for the area and is set right beside Willetts Farm. Winnabow also has a privately owned International Airport "Winnabow International Airport". In addition to the "Winnabow International Airport" Winnabow Volunteer Fire Department, which celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2010. http://www.brunswickbeacon.com/content/congratulations-50-years-winnabow-vfd. There is ample freshwater fishing in Rice's Creek and hunting in the area. According to The North Carolina Gazetteer, the Brunswick County community’s name comes from the nearby plantation of the Russell family. Daniel L. Russell (1845-1908), the local judge and political leader who was governor of North Carolina from 1897 to 1901, was born there. Russell was the last Republican to serve as North Carolina’s chief executive until the election of James Holshouser in 1972. Winnabow Plantation, in turn, seems to have taken its name from an Indian word whose meaning has been lost. However, Governor Russell's mark remains in the name of the road, Governor's Road, where two family homes still remain inhabited. The community, located near the intersection of N.C. 87 and U.S. 17, was known as “Evans Store Crossroads” during the Civil War. The Winnabow name was in use by the time the post office opened in 1882.
Winnabow is in North Carolina (NC). Use our United States trip planner to arrange the hows, wheres, and whens of your trip to Winnabow.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Winnabow

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Winnabow

4.5
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Side trips from Winnabow

4.5
Duration: 2​h
4.3
Duration: 2​h
2.6
Duration: 2​h
4.5
Duration: 4​h