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Fews Ford at Eno River State Park
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6101 Cole Mill Road
Durham, NC 27705




GPS: 36.078300, -79.005000


Few's Ford Access
May-September: 7am - 10pm
March, April, and October: 7am - 9pm
November: 7am - 8pm
December, January and February: 7am - 7pm

Cole Mill Access
May-September: 7:30am - 9:30pm
March, April, and October: 7:30am - 8:30pm
November: 7:30am - 7:30pm
December January and February: 7:30am -6:30pm

Pleasant Green and Cabelands Accesses
May-September: 8:30am - 8:30pm
March, April, and October: 8:30am - 7:30pm
November: 8:30am - 6:30pm
December January and February: 8:30am - 5:30pm

Park Office Hours
Monday-Thursday, 8am-5pm 
Friday, 8am - 8pm 
Saturday, Sunday, 9am-5:00pm 

Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
Saturday, Sunday, 9am-5:00pm

Water Hydrants Off for the Winter   

The water hydrants are being turned off for the winter at Fews Ford and Cole Mill Accesses. 
Fews Ford campers can still get water outside the restroom building, but
Piper Creek campers must bring any needed water with them, as there is none available at that access.

 Last updated on: Monday, December 9, 2019

Scheduled events

Eno River State Park offers a variety of learning opportunities for all ages. Typically led by park rangers, these interpretive programs allow the public to gain perspective into what makes North Carolina state parks naturally wonderful. ​

Most of the events are free, though some require pre-registration. All give park visitors deeper insight into the natural world. Call the park office for more information.


Date of Event:
Sun, 01/19/2020 - 8:00am
Start Location:
Fews Ford Parking Loop

Have you seen the sun set on the Eno River? Join the Naturalist for a hike to watch the sunset at 5:35 p.m.

1 mile, easy but with steps

All ages welcome

Bring water, dress for the weather.

Please call 919-383-1686 to register!

Date of Event:
Sat, 01/25/2020 - 5:00pm
Start Location:
Park Office Porch

New to hiking? Or never hiked the Cabe Lands trail? The Naturalist will lead  a hike along this 1.2 mile loop.
1.2 miles, moderate
Ages 6 and up
Bring water, dress for the weather

Please call 919-383-1686 to register!

Date of Event:
Sun, 01/26/2020 - 10:00am
Start Location:
Cabelands Parking Lot

Do you know what raptors can be found at the Eno? On this hike we'll learn about these birds of prey, and the hawks, vultures, and owls found at the Eno.

All ages welcome

If you have binoculars, feel free to bring them.
Bring water, dress for the weather

Please call 919-383-1686 to register!

Date of Event:
Thu, 01/30/2020 - 3:30pm
Start Location:
Fews Ford Parking Loop