Attractions in and around Pilot Mountain, North Carolina, include Jolo Winery and Vineyards, Pilot Mountain State Park, Horne Creek Farm and Carolina Ziplines Canopy Tour. The Pilot Knob Park Country Club offers year-round golfing on its 18-hole golf course near Pilot Mountain.
Jolo Winery and Vineyards is located in the town of Pilot Mountain and consists of 80 acres of land with vineyards, spring-fed ponds, walking trails, flower gardens and a bocce court. The winery produces both steel tank fermented and oak fermented white wine and oak aged red wine. Among the visitor activities are wine classes, special events, and tours and wine tasting. The winery also has a restaurant on location.
Pilot Mountain State Park is located in nearby Pinnacle, North Carolina. The park's namesake is over 2,000 feet tall and has long been a guide to travelers in the region. The park features hiking trails, bridle trails, canoe trails and several family campsites. The park designates certain areas for rock climbing.
Horne Creek Farm has an old farmhouse, a tobacco curing barn, a corn crib and ice cream socials. Carolina Ziplines Canopy Tour is close to Pilot Mountain State Park, and its zipline tours include High Course, Web Course, Low Ropes Course and Lantern Tours.