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Eastern Box Turtles

Peaceful creek at Medoc Mountain State Park

Eastern Box Turtles

Did you know that the Eastern Box Turtle is North Carolina's state reptile, and that they can live up to 100 years?  Come to the park and learn more about these fascinating reptiles and how you can help increase their numbers throughout our state! Please call the park office at 252-586-6588 to register for this free program!

Date of Event: 
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 2:00pm
Start Location: 
Visitor Center

Medoc Mountain State Park

1541 Medoc State Park Road
HollisterNC 27844
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