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Waking Up From Winter

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Waking Up From Winter

Join a Ranger for a nature hike to see what NC plants have awaken from winter. This hike will be about 2 miles long and will take place on trails that are easy to moderate for the average person. It is recommended to wear sturdy shoes, dress according to the weather for the day and bring water.

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
Date of Event: 
Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 2:00pm
Start Location: 
US Hwy 221 Access - 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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