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Air Awarerness Trail Closed   

The Air Awareness Trail is closed indefinitely for construction.

 Last updated on: Saturday, February 16, 2019

Mountian Bike Trails Closed   

The mountian bike trails are closed to cyclists due to rain.

 Last updated on: Saturday, February 16, 2019

Events and Programs

Medoc Mountain State Park offers a variety of learning opportunities for all ages. Typically led by park rangers, these interpretive programs allow the public to gain perspective into what makes North Carolina state parks naturally wonderful. ​

Most of the events are free, though some require pre-registration. All give park visitors deeper insight into the natural world. Call the park office for more information.

 

Enjoy a leisure hike through the woods of Medoc Mountain by the light of the full moon.  Participants will hike various park trails and enjoy the sights and sounds of the night.  This hike is sure to be fun for the whole family.  Dress for the weather, bring a bottle of water, and a flashlight.  Please register for this hike by calling Heidi at 252-586-1770 and we hope that you can Make it to the Mountain!
 

Date of Event:
Tue, 02/19/2019 - 7:00pm
Start Location:
Picnic Shelter

Join Park Ranger Dr. Austin for reading with a Ranger, the story of the fox.  The suggested audience for this fun and educational program is for ages five to ten. Space is limited; please notify us if you will be attending by Friday, February 23, 2019.

Date of Event:
Sat, 02/23/2019 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Start Location:
Visitors Center

Ride the easy-flowing trails at Medoc Mountain State Park at night after the park closes! Suitable ride for all skill levels. Mountain bike and helmet required. Gloves, water bottle/pack, mini-tool, spare tube, and pump/CO2 highly recommended. The program will be canceled if the trails are closed.  Bring lights with you!

 

Date of Event:
Repeats every 2 weeks every Wednesday 4 times except Wed Jan 30 2019, Wed Feb 13 2019.
Wed, 01/16/2019 - 6:00pm, Wed, 02/27/2019 - 6:00pm, Wed, 03/13/2019 - 6:00pm, Wed, 03/27/2019 - 6:00pm
Start Location:
Visitor Center

Ride the easy-flowing trails at Medoc Mountain State Park at night after the park closes! Suitable ride for all skill levels. Mountain bike and helmet required. Gloves, water bottle/pack, mini-tool, spare tube, and pump/CO2 highly recommended. The program will be canceled if the trails are closed.  Bring lights with you!

 

Date of Event:
Wed, 01/16/2019 - 6:00pm, Wed, 02/27/2019 - 6:00pm, Wed, 03/13/2019 - 6:00pm, Wed, 03/27/2019 - 6:00pm
Start Location:
Visitor Center

Join Park Ranger Dr. Austin for Spot That Snake, how to identify snakes in the wild. After the presentation create your own snake in a fun art project.  The suggested audience for this fun and educational program is for ages five to 15. Space is limited; please notify us if you will be attending by Friday, March 22, 2019.

 

Date of Event:
Sat, 03/23/2019 - 1:30pm
Start Location:
Visitors Center
Contact:

Medoc Mountain State Park

1541 Medoc State Park Road
HollisterNC 27844
Phone252-586-6588
medoc.mountain@ncparks.gov
Latitude: 36.263900
Longitude: -77.888300

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November- February: 8am - 6pm
March-May: 8am - 8pm
June - August: 8am - 9pm
September & October: 8am - 8pm

Park Office and Visitor Center:

8am - 5pm Daily

All Park Areas Are Closed Christmas Day