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Family Campground Closed For Upgrades Through December   

The park's 35-site family campground will be closed to the public through December to accomodate electrical, water, and gray water lines being installed to sites 30, 32, 34 and 1-12 in addition to three new cabins that will be located in sites 7, 9, and 11.  The park's group sites will remain open and reservations may be made by calling 1-877-7CAMP-NC.  Public notice will be made once the project is complete and the campground is reopened this coming fall.

 Posted on: Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 3:29pm
Swim Lake Open    

The swim lake offers swimming and paddling rentals that include canoes, kayaks, and stand-up paddleboards. The concession stand offers drinks and food including burgers, pizzas, hot pockets, and assorted ice cream snacks. Hours this season for the lake will run 10:00 a.m.-6 p.m.  

 Posted on: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 3:54pm
Boat House Closed Thursday and Friday, August 17th and 18th, 2017   

Cliffs of the Neuse State Park will close its boathouse on Thursday and Friday, August 17th and 18th, 2017 due to staffing constraints. The swim lake and concession stand will be open, weather permitting. 

 Posted on: Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 10:14am

Cliffs of the Neuse State Park

The site of Cliffs of the Neuse State Park, with impressive cliffs overlooking the Neuse River, has been a landmark for centuries. Five hiking trails explore the riverside habitats and their mature forests and lead to some quiet fishing spots along the waterway. A favorite facility for the local communities is an 11-acre swimming lake with a bathhouse, grass-covered lawn, sandy beach and diving platform with rental boats available. Expansive picnic grounds are nearby. The park has group campsites and a 35-site family campground. A visitor center offers museum-quality exhibits that explore the natural and cultural history of the region, complementing regular interpretive programs.

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Nearby Attractions
CSS Neuse/Caswell Memorial
Charles B. Aycock Birthplace
Bentonville Battlefield

 

 

Contact:

Cliffs of the Neuse State Park

240 Park Entrance Road
Seven SpringsNC 28578
Phone919-778-6234
cliffs.neuse@ncparks.gov
Latitude: 35.235400
Longitude: -77.893200

Park Hours:

Winter (Dec., Jan., & Feb.):
7am - 7pm
Spring (March & April):
7am- 9pm 
Summer (May-Sept.):
7am - 10pm
Fall (Oct. & Nov.):
7am - 8pm

Visitor Center
9am - 5pm daily, 7 days a week. Visitor Center may be closed for one-hour at midday on weekends.