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Carolina Bay Hike

Sunset at Jones Lake State Park

Map of North Carolina – Jones Lake State Park


Contact the park
 

910-588-4550

jones.lake@ncparks.gov
 

Address
 

Visitor center

4117 N.C. 242 N.
Elizabethtown, NC 28337

GPS: 34.6827, -78.5954
 

Hours
 

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  • November to February:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • March to May:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
     
  • June to August:
    8:00am to 9:00pm
     
  • September to October:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     

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  • Monday to Friday:
    8:00am to 5:00pm
     
  • Closed state holidays
     

 

 

 

Carolina Bay Hike

Join a park ranger for a hike through the bay forest at Jones Lake State Park and "discover" why this environment is unique.  Discussion on the hike will include the flora and fauna of the forest, and why Carolina Bays are important.  Participants should meet at the Visitor Center at 2pm for this program. Please bring water and hiking shoes.  This event is free of charge and is open to the general public.  Contact the park office at (910) 588-4550 with any questions.

Date of Event: 
Saturday, December 11, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Start Location: 
Visitor Center

Park Maps and Brochures:

Upcoming Events:

Saturday, December 4, 2021 - 2:00pm
Saturday, December 11, 2021 - 2:00pm
Saturday, December 18, 2021 - 10:00am