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Hickory Bluff Nature Hike

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Visitor center

1572 Hammock Beach Road
Swansboro, NC 28584

GPS: 34.6710, -77.1429



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


  • September to May:

Open daily:
​8:00am to 5:00pm

  • June to August:

Open daily:
8:00am to 6:00pm

  • Closed Christmas Day


Ferry service is not available in the off-season. Please check back in the spring for the 2021 ferry schedule.





Hickory Bluff Nature Hike

​For the next hour you will be taken to see the beautiful hickory bluff located on the banks of queens creek during this ranger-led hike.  You will get a chance to learn about the different trees and plants that are found along the way.  Please wear appropriate footwear for rugged terrain along the trail.

Meet at the front of the Visitor Center. 

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

Face masks are to be worn whenever social distancing of a 6-foot separation cannot be maintained.

Date of Event: 
Saturday, February 20, 2021 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Start Location: 
Nature Trail

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
2.5 miles, easy