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Upcoming Events:

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 6:30pm
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 3:00pm
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
Stargazing Canceled   

The stargazing program tonight, October 7th, 2019, is canceled due to forecasted cloudy weather.

On Tuesday around 7:57PM the international space station will be passing overhead and should be visible for about 6 min. If you have clear weather keep an eye on the sky!

For the most up to date program information, call the visitor center at (919) 778-6234 or check out Friends of Cliffs of the Neuse on FaceBook.

 Last updated on: Monday, October 7, 2019

Family Campground Closed   

The family campground is closed for reservations and walk-ins due to construction. The bath house is being renovated this year; after completion the bath house will be ADA compliant and feature separate family, men's and women's facilities. Staff will update this alert once the family campground reopens. 

Group camping will remain available through the year, but campers will not have access to showers and must bring water with them.

 Last updated on: Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Swim Lake Closed for the Season   

The swim lake has closed for the 2019 season. It will reopen Memorial Day Weekend of 2020.

 Last updated on: Thursday, September 5, 2019


Cliffs of the Neuse State Park is located in the southeastern section of Wayne County known as Seven Springs. From Raleigh and/or I-95, take Hwy 70 East to Goldsboro. Follow Hwy 70 East through Goldsboro and turn right onto NC 111 heading south. After crossing the Neuse River, take a left onto Park Entrance Road. From Wilmington, take NC 55 east from I-40. Turn north onto NC 111, and turn right onto Park Entrance Road.

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Park office

240 Park Entrance Road
Seven Springs, NC 28578

GPS: 32.2354, -77.8932



  • November to February:
    7:00am to 6:00pm
  • March to April:
    7:00am to 8:00pm
  • May to August:
    7:00am to 9:00pm
  • September to October:
    7:00am to 8:00pm
  • Closed Christmas Day
  • 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • The visitor center may close for 1 hour at midday on weekends.
  • Closed Christmas Day