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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
 

The ferry is not in service during the off season. Check back in the spring for the 2022 schedule.


 

 

 

Sea Shells

Happy World Sea Shell Day! Have you ever gone for a walk on the beach and wondered what the names of all those shells are? Join a ranger to learn about the many different shells that can be found on the beaches of North Carolina including Hammocks Beach State Park. Every day new shells are deposited on beach awaiting to be discovered!
 

NOTE: Program is at Bear Island Concession Stand. YOU WILL NEED TO PURCHASE A FERRY TICKET TO ATTEND PROGRAM.
 

Date of Event: 
Monday, June 21, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Start Location: 
Bear Island Concession Stand

Park Maps and Brochures:

Upcoming Events:

Friday, December 10, 2021 - 2:00pm
Sunday, December 12, 2021 - 2:00pm
Sunday, December 12, 2021 - 2:00pm