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Bald Eagle Talk & View

Bald Eagle Talk & View

PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE, start time changed from 10 to 11:45
Come on out and Join a Park Ranger at the Bald Eagle Observation Deck. Learn about the bald eagles of Jordan Lake and let’s see what other birds we can spot and identify!!!  The deck is located off of Martha’s Chapel Road approx. ¼ mile from Ferrington Road.  Look for the binocular sign and park in the gravel parking lot.  Please come prepared for the weather.  The deck is usually 5-10 degrees cooler then the parking area. If rain, program will be canceled.  A spotting scope will be available and if you have binoculars please bring them.  For further information, contact Ranger Steve McMurray at 919-362-0586 ext 219 or at

Date of Event: 
Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 11:45am to 12:45pm
Start Location: 
Observation Deck off of Martha's Chapel Rd.

Jordan Lake State Recreation Area

280 State Park Road
ApexNorth Carolina 27523
Latitude: 35.735554
Longitude: -79.016569

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Day Use Areas
May-August: 8am to 9pm
September, October, March, April: 8am to 8pm
November-February: 8am to 6pm

May-September : 8am to 10pm
March, April and October: 8am to 9pm
November-February: 8am to 8pm

Closed Christmas Day

Jordan Lake's day use area gates and campground gate open and lock promptly at posted times. No entry or exit is permitted before or after posted gate hours except for law enforcement or medical emergencies. 

Park Office and Information Center Hours
8am - 4:30pm daily 
8am - 5pm weekdays only (November - February)
Closed on November 23, November 24, December 25, 26 and 27 for the holidays.