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Princess Ann access
and park office

2819 Princess Ann Road
Orrum, NC 28369

GPS: 34.390023, -79.00222


Chalk Banks access

26040 Raeford Road
Wagram, NC 28396

GPS: 34.898889, -79.354889




  • December to February:
    7:00am to 7:00pm
  • March to April:
    7:00am to 9:00pm
  • May to September:
    7:00am to 10:00pm
  • October:
    7:00am to 9:00pm
  • November:
    7:00am to 8:00pm
  • Closed Christmas Day


Now open 7 days a week

  • December to February:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
  • March to April:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
  • May to September:
    8:00am to 9:00pm
  • October:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
  • November:
    8:00am to 7:00pm
  • Closed Christmas Day


  • Monday to Friday:
    8:00am to 12:00pm
    1:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Closed on state holidays
Lumber River State Park closures due to...   

Some of the trails and campsites are closed at Lumber River State Park due to flooding.  The following trails and campsites at the Princess Ann Access are closed until further notice:
-Mill Hole Trail
-Naked Landing Trail
-PA Campsites 7 & 8
Staff will monitor the areas and open them once it is safe to enter.  Feel free to contact the park office with any questions or concerns. 

 Last updated on: Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Lumber River State Park

On a national wild and scenic river, Lumber River State Park is all about eastern North Carolina paddling, fishing and exquisite scenery. The Princess Ann and Chalk Banks access areas anchor two ends of the riverine park, with tent-friendly campgrounds, group campsites, picnic grounds and short hiking trails at both. Possibilities for kayaking and canoeing are extraordinary, but require careful planning due to fluctuating water levels and hazards. There have been 24 possible float trips identified along this blackwater river, ranging from one hour to about half a day. Pier and riverbank fishing is available for black crappie, largemouth bass, catfish and panfish. The park’s interpretive programs regularly include paddling and fishing excursions.


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Notices and alerts

All campers: Verify campground location

Please verify the location of your campsite prior to your visit. Princess Ann and Chalk Banks accesses are located one hour apart, so please check that you are headed to the correct campground.

Princess Ann access:
2819 Princess Ann Road, Orrum, NC 28369
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Chalk Banks access:
26040 Raeford Road, Wagram, NC 28396
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28369 Orrum, NC