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Flytrap Trail

Flytrap Trail at Carolina Beach State Park

This wheelchair-accessible trail loops through pocosin wetlands and longleaf pine and wiregrass savanna communities. Venus flytraps can be seen along the edges of the pocosins. (Please stay on the trail to avoid damaging these small and fragile plants). Wildflowers bloom along the trail. Parts of the trail travel along wooden boardwalks.

 

Trail Location: 
Parking area at the end of Nature Trail Lane
Trail Point of Interest: 
Venus flytraps, wildflowers
Trail Length: 
0.50 miles
Trail Type: 
Round Trip
Trail Difficulty: 
Easy
Trail Use: 
Handicap Accessible
Trail Surface: 
Natural surface
Boardwalk
Trail Blaze: 
orange diamond

1010 State Park Road
Carolina Beach, NC 28428

Office: 910-458-8206
Marina: 910-458-7770
carolina.beach@ncparks.gov

 

Map of North Carolina

GPS: 34.047297, -77.906605

 

Mailing address:

P.O. Box 475
Carolina Beach, NC 28428

 

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