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Huggins Island History Hike

Kayaking at Hammocks Beach State Park
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Huggins Island History Hike

Join a park ranger on a boat ride over to Huggins Island and learn about the unique history that has shaped this maritime island over the years.  You will get a chance to see and explore one of the Atlantic coast’s better preserved earthwork fortification and how it played a role in the American Civil War.  We will also look at other generations that have utilized this island over the years.  DRESS FOR THE WEATHER!  Seating is limited; REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by contacting the park office: 910-326-4881.

Date of Event: 
Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 1:00pm
Start Location: 
Visitor Center

Hammocks Beach State Park

1572 Hammocks Beach Road
SwansboroNC 28584
Latitude: 34.671000
Longitude: -77.142900

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