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Ask a Ranger: Archaeology Dig at Lumber River

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Ask a Ranger: Archaeology Dig at Lumber River

 

Volunteers assist in an archaeological survey at the Wire Pasture area of Lumber River State Park.

Staff assist in an archaeological survey at the Wire Pasture area of Lumber River State Park. Photo courtesy of M. Fitts.

 

About the Ask a Ranger Podcast

Ranger Crystal and Ranger Jess host the North Carolina State Parks Ask a Ranger Podcast series. Their guest this episode is Assistant State Archaeologist Mary Beth Fitts.

Email them at askaranger@ncparks.gov.

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Paddle one of the country's Wild and Scenic rivers at Lumber River State Park

2819 Princess Ann Road
Orrum, NC 28369

910-628-4564
lumber.river@ncparks.gov

 

Map of North Carolina

GPS: 34.390023, -79.00222

 

Chalk Banks access:
26040 Raeford Road
Wagram, NC 28369
GPS: 34.898889, -79.354889

 

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