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First Day Hike

First Day Hike

Come and enjoy a fun, leisurely hike with a Park Ranger and learn all that Kerr Lake has to offer! Trail is roughly a mile, but feel free to photograph anything you see, or ask questions about some things you may see along the trail! Bring good sturdy boots, water, and a camera/binoculars, and also a sense of adventure.

Please call the Park Office to sign up for this FREE program! (252-438-7791)

Park Office is located at 6254 Satterwhite Point Rd, Henderson NC 27537, please remember to call and sign up for this completely FREE program!

Date of Event: 
Friday, January 1, 2016 - 1:30pm
Start Location: 
Park Office

Kerr Lake State Recreation Area

6254 Satterwhite Point Road
HendersonNC 27537
Latitude: 36.441100
Longitude: -78.368800

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November – February: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
March, April, September and October: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
May – August: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day

The day use areas at Bullocksville, Henderson Point Shelter 1 and Satterwhite Point are open year-round. All other day use areas are closed late October – late March. The Henderson Point day use area for shelter 2, shelter 3 and the community building is closed late October – late March but will be opened for groups who rent the community building or the shelters.

County Line, Henderson Point, Hibernia and Nutbush have 24-hour boat ramp facilities open year-round. All other day use areas are closed and locked at park closing time.

Park Hours - Campgrounds
J.C. Cooper Campground at Satterwhite Point and Nutbush are open for camping year-round and have 24 hours access. All other campground areas are closed and locked at park closing time.

Other Campground gate hours are as follows:
March, April and October: 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
May – September: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day

Park Office
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. seven days a week
Closed Christmas Day

2018 Opening and Closing Schedule (PDF)