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First Day Hike

First Day Hike

Come hike at the first NC State Park to have a First Day Hike.  We will have two hikes; one easy two-miles and one moderate 4-5 miles. Please wear good hiking shoes and bring drinking water.   This is one of the most popular First Day Hikes.  Please arrive early for parking.

This event is hosted by the Eno River Association,  For questions, call them at 919-620-9099

Date of Event: 
Monday, January 1, 2018 - 2:00pm
Start Location: 
Fews Ford Picnic Shelter

Eno River State Park

6101 Cole Mill Road
DurhamNC 27705
Latitude: 36.078300
Longitude: -79.005000

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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- 5:00pm
Sunday  9am- 5:00pm