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Huggins Island Paddle Trail Maintenance Until February 23, 2018   

The Huggins Island Trail (Yellow Markers) is undergoing maintenance through February 23, 2018.  During this time, markers may be moved or nonexistent along portions of the trail.  Please use caution when accessing this trail.

 Posted on: Friday, February 16, 2018 - 9:09am
Trails

Enjoy three well-marked paddle trails, ranging from 200 yards to more than six miles.

 

Beach
Location: Bear Island
Description: While Hammocks Beach State Park doesn't have designated walking trails, the beach is always available for hikes.
Point of Interest: Ocean, tidal pools, mudflats, salt marshes, dunes.
Length:
4.00 miles
One-way
Difficulty:
Easy
Blaze:
Surface: Sand
Bear Island Trail
Location: Starts at the kayak launch and ends at the Bear Island campsites
Description:
Point of Interest:
Length:
2.60 miles
One-way
Difficulty:
Blaze:
white over orange
Bear Island Trail at Hammocks Beach State Park
Surface:
Huggins Island Trail
Location: Starts and ends at the kayak launch
Description: The trail circles Huggins Island.
Point of Interest:
Length:
6.00 miles
Round Trip
Difficulty:
Blaze:
yellow over yellow
Huggins Island Trail at Hammocks Beach State Park
Surface:
Trout Channel Spur Trail
Location: Runs between Bear Island Paddle Trail and the ferry dock on Bear Island
Description:
Point of Interest:
Length:
0.10 miles
One-way
Difficulty:
Blaze:
blue over orange
Surface:
Contact:

Hammocks Beach State Park

1572 Hammocks Beach Road
SwansboroNC 28584
Phone910-326-4881
hammocks.beach@ncparks.gov
Latitude: 34.671000
Longitude: -77.142900

Park Hours:

September - May: 8am - 6pm
June - August: 8am - 7pm
Closed Christmas Day

Park Office
September - May: 8am - 5pm daily
June - August: 8am - 6pm daily

Closed Christmas Day