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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

 

Princess Ann Access
December - February: 7am - 7pm
March, April, and October: 7am - 9pm
May - September: 7am - 10pm
November: 7am - 8pm
Closed Christmas Day

Chalk Banks Access
December - February: 8am - 6pm
March, April, and October: 8am - 8pm
May - September: 8am - 9pm
November: 8am - 7pm
Closed Christmas Day
Currently open Thursday - Sunday, weekly

Park Office Hours
8am - noon, 1pm - 5pm, Monday-Friday.
Closed state holidays

Short trails give a different view of the pristine Lumber River, its adjacent wetlands, mixed pine and hardwood forests and the wildlife that make use of these habitats. Enjoy a boardwalk and a handy fishing pier.

 


Chalk Banks Trail
Location: Chalk Banks access. Starts near the picnic area.

Description:

The trail meanders along the river's edge, by a wetlands habitat, and a mixed pine and hardwoods forest.


Surface:

Length:
3.00 miles
loop
Difficulty:
Blaze:



Lumber River Track Trail
Location:

Description:

The Lumber River State Park TRACK Trail is an easy 0.5 mile loop along Griffin's Bluff. The Trail features interpretive panels and an observation deck overlooking Griffin's Whirl, a unique reverse flow area in the river.


Surface:

Length:
0.50 miles
loop
Difficulty:
easy
Blaze:

Princess Ann Trail
Location: Princess Ann access. Starts near the picnic shelter

Description:

Enjoy a peaceful walk along the highest bank of the Lumber River. The trail features a 100-foot boardwalk across a wet area.


Surface:

Length:
1.50 miles
one way
Difficulty:
Blaze: