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Nature Hike

Nature Hike

New River State Park: River Run / Hickory Trail
October 7, 2017, 02:00 pm- Approx. 03:00 pm
Join a Ranger at the Highway 221 visitor center, and learn what makes the New River one of the oldest in the world.  The hike will take us on a moderate trail winding through pine forest that lead to the river’s edge, and then travels back to the visitor center with oaks and hickories overhead.
Miles: 2.4 miles
Level: Moderate
Estimated Time: 1 hours
Parking Info: 358 New River State Park Rd. Laurel Springs, NC 28644
Latitude: 36.467680
Longitude: -81.340350
Please wear appropriate clothing for the high country.

Date of Event: 
Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 2:00pm
Start Location: 
Hwy 221 Visitor Center

New River State Park

358 New River State Park Road
Laurel SpringsNC 28644
Latitude: 36.467680
Longitude: -81.340350

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