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Catfish Lake South Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 8.34 miles

The Catfish Lake South Wilderness now contains a total of 8,530 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of North Carolina. In 1984 the Catfish Lake South Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitu...

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Sheep Ridge Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 13.14 miles

The Sheep Ridge Wilderness now contains a total of 9,297 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of North Carolina. In 1984 the Sheep Ridge Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age ...

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Pond Pine Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 16.29 miles

The Pond Pine Wilderness now contains a total of 1,685 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of North Carolina. In 1984 the Pond Pine Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...

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Pocosin Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 20.46 miles

The Pocosin Wilderness now contains a total of 11,709 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of North Carolina. In 1984 the Pocosin Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "......

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North Carolina National Estuarine Research Reserve Park

6 Activites Phone: (910)-962-2470 Distance: 38.15 miles

The North Carolina National Estuarine Research Reserve was established to preserve the fragile natural areas that make up the third largest estuarine system in the country and the variety of life found there. Ninety percent of the commercial seafood species caught in the state spend at least part of their lives in an estuary. The state is representative of two major biogeographic regions located n...

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Cape Lookout National Seashore Park

Rank: 129 10 Activites Phone: (252)-728-2250 Email: CALO_Information@nps.gov Distance: 46.34 miles

A boat ride three miles off-shore brings you to the barrier islands of Cape Lookout National Seashore. Horse watching, shelling, fishing, birding, camping, lighthouse climbing, and touring historic villages--there's something for everyone at Cape Lookout. Be sure to bring all the food, water, and supplies you need (and carry your trash out of the park) when visiting these remote beaches.

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Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (252)-926-4021 Email: mattamuskeet@fws.gov Distance: 51.18 miles

Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge, located in Carteret County, North Carolina is on the end of a peninsula marking the southern end of Pamlico Sound. The refuge lies five miles east of the Atlantic ocean and about 40 miles northeast of Beaufort, North Carolina. Established in 1964, the refuge consists of approximately 11,000 acres of irregularly-flooded, brackish marsh and 3,480 acres of pocos...

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Swanquarter Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 53.54 miles

The Swanquarter Wilderness now contains a total of 8,785 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of North Carolina. In 1976 the Swanquarter Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. I...

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Swanquarter National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (252)-926-4021 Email: mattamuskeet@fws.gov Distance: 58.55 miles

Swanquarter National Wildlife Refuge, located on Pamlico Sound in Hyde County, North Carolina, was established on June 23, 1932. Approximately 8,800 acres are included in the National Wilderness Preservation System. The refuge is made up of saltmarsh islands and forested wetland interspersed with potholes, creeks, and drains. Marsh vegetation is dominated by black needlerush and sawgrass whil...

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Moores Creek National Battlefield Park

Rank: 246 2 Activites Phone: (910)-283-5591 Email: jonathan_grubbs@nps.gov Distance: 63.43 miles

Loyalists were unaware of what they would encounter as they charged across a partially dismantled Moores Creek Bridge on February 27, 1776. Just beyond the bridge nearly 1,000 North Carolina patriots waited quietly with cannons and muskets poised to fire. This dramatic victory ended British rule in the colony forever.

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Roanoke River National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (252)-794-3808 Email: roanokeriver@fws.gov Distance: 65.50 miles

Roanoke River NWR was established in 1989 to protect and enhance wooded wetlands consisting of bottomland hardwoods and swamps with high waterfowl value along the Roanoke River. The extensive bottomland hardwood habitat of the Roanoke River NWR is part of what the Nature Conservancy calls "one of the last great places." Refuge lands consist of bottomland hardwood forest interspersed with cypre...

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Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge Park

6 Activites Phone: (252)-796-3004 Email: pocosinlakes@fws.gov Distance: 67.68 miles

Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge Pocosin Lakes NWR was established in 1990 when the Conservation Fund in conjunction with the Richard King Mellon Foundation donated over 93,000 acres to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. The adjacent 12,000 acre Pungo NWR, established in 1963 to serve as a sanctuary for migratory waterfowl, was combined with these new refuge lands and became the Pungo Unit ...

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Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (252)-926-4021 Email: mattamuskeet@fws.gov Distance: 68.55 miles

Located in eastern North Carolina in Hyde County, the Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge consists of more than 50,000 acres of water, marsh, timber and crop lands. The refuge's most significant feature is Lake Mattamuskeet, the largest natural lake in North Carolina. The lake is 16 miles long, five to six miles wide, encompassing approximately 40,000 acres, but averages two feet in depth. Ma...

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Cape Fear River National Park

5 Activites Phone: (910)-655-2605 Distance: 81.11 miles

Located in the tobacco country of eastern North Carolina on the improved channel between Wilmington and Fayetteville, the facilities are equipped for day-use, boating and picnicking. Shad fishing is popular, but swimming and camping are not permitted.

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Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (252)-473-1131 Email: alligatorriver@fws.gov Distance: 95.83 miles

Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge was established on March 14, 1984. It contains 152,195 acres which lie on the mainland portions of Dare and Hyde Counties, North Carolina. The Refuge is roughly 28 miles from north to south and 15 miles from east to west. It is bordered on the west by the Alligator River and the Intracoastal Waterway; on the north by Albemarle Sound; on the east by Cro...

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Falls Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (919)-846-9332 Distance: 98.88 miles

The US Army Corps of Engineers and the State of North Carolina would like to welcome you to Falls Lake. A man-made reservoir, Falls Lake is located in the upper portion of the Neuse River Basin, nestled very near North Carolina?s bustling ?Triangle Area.? The reservoir covers almost 12,500 acres with water, and is surrounded by 25,500 acres of public land. The dam is located just outside of Raleig...

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Fort Raleigh National Historic Site

Rank: 158 2 Activites Email: caha_general_information@nps.gov Distance: 106.43 miles

Fort Raleigh National Historic Site protects and preserves known portions of England's first New World settlements from 1584 to 1590. This site also preserves the cultural heritage of the Native Americans, European Americans and African Americans who have lived on Roanoke Island.

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Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge Park

6 Activites Phone: (252)-473-1131 Email: peaisland@fws.gov Distance: 108.48 miles

Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1937 "as a refuge and breeding ground for migratory birds and other wildlife", including the greater snow goose and other migratory waterfowl. The Refuge lies on the north end of Hatteras Island, a coastal barrier island which is part of a chain of islands known as the Outer Banks. These islands are separated from the mainland by a series of...

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Cape Hatteras National Seashore Park

Rank: 34 12 Activites Email: caha_general_information@nps.gov Distance: 110.29 miles

The sound of ocean waves, the starry night sky, or the calm of the salt marshes, you can experience it all. Shaped by the forces of water, wind, and storms these islands are ever changing. The plants, wildlife, and people who live here adapt continually. Whether you are walking on the beach, kayaking on the sound, or climbing the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse there is something for everyone to explore!

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Wright Brothers National Memorial Park

Rank: 122 4 Activites Email: caha_general_information@nps.gov Distance: 111.85 miles

Wind, sand, and a dream of flight brought Wilbur and Orville Wright to Kitty Hawk, North Carolina where, after four years of scientific experimentation, they achieved the first successful airplane flights on December 17, 1903. With courage and perseverance, these self-taught engineers relied on teamwork and application of the scientific process. What they achieved changed our world forever.

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B. Everett Jordan Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (919)-542-4501 Distance: 112.39 miles

B. E. Jordan Dam and Lake is located near the center of North Carolina with a large population base in a 75-mile radius of the project. It is a major attraction for recreation seekers with facilities such as campsites, picnic areas, beaches, nature trails, etc. available. The N.C. Division of Parks and Recreation operates the majority of the recreation areas. Wildlife subimpoundments for water...

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Forest Heritage National Scenic Byway Park

Distance: 112.73 miles

Travel back in time and explore history and beautiful scenery on the Forest Heritage National Scenic Byway (U.S. 276) through the Pisgah National Forest. As you wind your way on old settlement roads past mountain peaks and cascading waterfalls, imagine how this landscape looked decades ago when modern forestry began. Begin your driving journey at the southern entrance to the Pisgah National For...

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Forest Heritage Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (828)-877-3350 Distance: 112.73 miles

Forest Heritage Scenic Byway is highlighted by beautiful mountain scenery and rich local history. Enjoy the Pisgah National Forest, over a million acres designated as a National Forest in 1916. And don't miss spectacular Looking Glass Falls, an 85 foot plunge named for nearby looking glass rock, a monolithic face of granite that gleams like a mirror from water seeping out of the stones. This by...

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Mountain Waters Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (828)-524-6441 Distance: 112.73 miles

Along the winding mountain roads of North Carolina is a beautiful stretch of scenic byway that leads through hardwood forests, river gorges, and rural countryside.

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Outer Banks Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: 18776294386 Email: info@outerbanksscenicbyway.org Distance: 112.73 miles

Leave the mainland behind and come to the most romantic byway in North Carolina -- the Outer Banks Scenic Byway of the barrier islands. Tour its beautiful beaches, thriving wildlife preserves, historic towns, and well-known lighthouses. Travelers make plans to come back even as they leave. Centered around a rich village culture, the Outer Banks Scenic Byway is a must for any traveler looking to...

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