Live Oak, Huckleberry, Goose Creek and Tar Kiln trails have reopened. All other trails are currently closed due to damages to boardwalks and flood debris making them impassable.Posted on: Thursday, November 15, 2018
There are no entrance fees to enjoy the park. In addition to park-specific rules, please read the systemwide Park Rules for all North Carolina State Parks.
Boating and Fishing
Regulations of the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and Marine Fisheries apply. State fishing licenses are required.
Event permits. Some events—such as weddings, athletic contests, company parties, etc.—may require a Special Activity Permit. If you're unsure whether such a permit is necessary for your event, call the park office beforehand. You can download a Special Activity permit application or obtain one from the park office.
Research and collection permits. A permit is required for any project involving the collection, removal or disturbance of any natural or cultural resource of any state park unit and for projects that require placing monitoring equipment in any state park unit. Learn more about research and collection permits or fill out a permit application online.
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