Cliffs of the Neuse State Park  »  Hours of Operation

Come out and try the park's new Lake Trail that runs 1.25 miles through the woods behind the swim lake on Saturday, May 30. The trail will open to the public at 7 a.m. and food and drink vendors will be on site throughout the late morning and midday hours at the Visitor Center. ... details ±
One lifeguard position still available for summer season. Interested applicants with lifesaving certification should contact the park office at (919)778-6234. ... details ±

Park Hours:
Winter (Dec., Jan., & Feb.): 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Spring (March & April): 7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Summer (May-Sept.): 7:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Fall (Oct. & Nov.): 7:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.

Visitor Center: 9:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m. daily; including weekends; Visitor Center may be closed for one-hour at midday on weekends.

Family Campground: Open year-round; reserve online or by phone reservation or check-in on site.
Group Sites Campground: Open year-round by phone reservation only. Call 1-877-7CAMPNC.