Shop Reservations Newsroom


Discover the Holly Discovery Trail

Late afternoon at Lake James State Park
Home >> Lake James State Park >> Events and Programs >> Discover the Holly Discovery Trail

Upcoming Events:

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 10:00am
Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 10:00am
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 10:00am

Discover the Holly Discovery Trail

The Holly Discovery Trail is an award-winning trail that offers 18 interactive stations, specifically designed for young people. Meet Park Ranger Jamie Cameron as he leads a hike along this ¾-mile trek and introduces the wonders of Lake James to the next generation of nature lovers. The hike starts at 10 a.m. from the Holly Discovery Trailhead, located in the Paddy’s Creek Area of the park. Bring warm clothes and your imagination and be prepared to discover the Holly Discovery.

Date of Event: 
Monday, January 15, 2018 - 10:00am
Start Location: 
Paddy's Creek Area - Holly Discovery Trailhead

Lake James State Park

7321 NC Hwy 126
NeboNC 28761
Latitude: 35.750378
Longitude: -81.892075

Map of North Carolina


Day-use areas at Paddy's Creek and Catawba River:
December - February: 7am - 7pm
March, April & October: 7am - 9pm
May - September: 7am - 10pm 
November: 7am - 8pm

Hidden Cove Boat Access Hours:
December - February:  closed
March, April, & October: 7am - 8pm
May - September: 7am - 9pm
November: 7am - 7pm 
All areas closed Christmas Day

Swim Area
10am - 6pm 
May 1 through September 30