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CANCELLED - 17th Annual Paddle for the Border

Paddle for the Border festival at Dismal Swamp State Park
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Contact the park
 

252-771-6593

dismal.swamp@ncparks.gov
 

Address
 

Visitor center

2294 U.S. 17 N.
South Mills, NC 27976

GPS: 36.5057, -76.3551
 

Hours
 

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  • November to February:
    8:00am to 5:00pm
     
  • March to October:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     
  • Trails close 30 minutes before park closing time.
     

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  • Monday to Friday:
    8:00am to 4:30pm
     
  • Saturday to Sunday:
    9:30am to 4:30pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     

 

 

 

 

 

CANCELLED - 17th Annual Paddle for the Border

**THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED!**

Registration is **FULL** for the 17th annual Paddle for the Border event! Join other paddle enthusiasts for a 7.5 mile paddle from NC to VA. Breakfast, lunch, t-shirt or hat, and shuttle transporation are included in the registration fee. This popular event sells out fast, so visit www.cityofchesapeake.net/paddle to get more information or sign up for the waiting list.

You may bring your own canoe, kayak, or paddle board (no motors) or rent a boat for the day. Park boats (canoes, single/double kayaks) cost $14/day and will be transported for you. Reservations for park boats are on a first-come, first-served basis and limited in number. Contact the state park office at 252-771-6593 for park boat reservations.

Date of Event: 
Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 8:00am

Start Location: 
Boat Launch

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
7.5 miles, moderate