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Holden Mill Trail Closed   

The Holden Mill Trail along the river has trees down and is still partially underwater.  The uphill portion of the trail is passable.

 Posted on: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 11:55am
Events and Programs

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.

 

Bring your binoculars and join us for a relaxing morning outing.  All experience levels welcome
 
Wear hiking shoes and long pants and bring water and binoculars.
 
*Children must be accompanied by an adult.
 

Date of Event:
Sat, 05/27/2017 - 8:00am
Start Location:
Fews Ford Parking Loop

Meet live turtles and a snake and learn about their habitats and habits.

**Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Date of Event:
Sun, 05/28/2017 - 2:00pm
Start Location:
Cox Mountain Trailhead

Join the Eno River Association when we celebrate National Trails Day with a guided hike to Bobbitt Hole.  This 2.6 mile trail is half on the scenic Eno River and half through moderate rolling hills.  The destination is Bobbitt Hole, one of the iconic views on the Eno and the deepest known place in the river.

 

Directions:  Meet at the Cole Mill Access of Eno River State Park in the picnic shelter parking lot.  Cole Mill Access is north of Durham at the end of Old Cole Mill Road which intersects with Umstead and Cole Mill Roads 3 miles north of I85.

Date of Event:
Sat, 06/03/2017 - 10:00am
Start Location:
Cole Mill Access Parking Lot

Bring your binoculars and join us for a relaxing morning outing.  All experience levels welcome
 
Wear hiking shoes and long pants and bring water and binoculars.
 
*Children must be accompanied by an adult.
 

Date of Event:
Sat, 06/10/2017 - 8:00pm
Start Location:
Fews Ford Parking Loop

Join a Park Ranger at the main parking lot of Fews Ford Access for a brief hike down to the wilderness cabin, followed by a sing-a-long of songs about the great outdoors and the animals that live there.  Including a one mile round trip hike (total distance) this program will last 60-90 minutes.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Date of Event:
Sat, 06/24/2017 - 10:30am
Start Location:
Fews Ford Loop Parking Lot
Contact:

Eno River State Park

6101 Cole Mill Road
DurhamNC 27705
Phone919-383-1686
eno.river@ncparks.gov
Latitude: 36.078300
Longitude: -79.005000

Park Hours:

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 9am- 5:30pm
Sunday 12:30pm- 5:30pm