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First Day Hike


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Contact the park
 

910-326-4881

hammocks.beach@ncparks.gov
 

Address
 

Visitor center

1572 Hammock Beach Road
Swansboro, NC 28584

GPS: 34.6710, -77.1429
 

Hours
 

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  • September to May:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • June to August:
    8:00am to 7:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     

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  • September to May:

Open daily:
​8:00am to 5:00pm
 

  • June to August:

Open daily:
8:00am to 6:00pm
 

  • Closed Christmas Day
     

Ferry
 

FERRY SCHEDULE 2022
 


 

 

 

First Day Hike

Welcome in the new year with a hike on Bear Island!  Join a ranger on this boat ride over to the island and learn about some of the habitats and wildlife that make the island so unique.  You will even get a chance to walk the beach and search for your own beach treasures to take back with you!

Space is limited; REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by contacting the park office: 910-326-4881.
 

Date of Event: 
Saturday, January 1, 2022 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Start Location: 
Visitor Center

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
1-2 mi, easy