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Trail at Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area
Events and Programs

Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area 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.

 

Come and learn about Occoneechee Mountain’s geologic wonders. Explore the pyrophyllite quarry with a real geologist.
       
**Children must be accompanied by an adult.  
 
**It is strongly recommended that participants should wear closed-toe shoes that are appropriate for hiking.  We also suggest bringing bug spray, a full water bottle, snack, and a rain jacket.  
 
 

Date of Event:
Sat, 12/16/2017 - 2:00pm
Start Location:
Occoneechee Parking Lot
Contact:

Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area

625 Virginia Cates Road
HillsboroughNC 27278
Phone919-383-1686
eno.river@ncparks.gov
Latitude: 36.060835
Longitude: -79.116900

Park Hours:

November - February: 8am - 6pm
March, April, October, and September: 8am - 8pm
May - August: 8am - 9pm
Closed Christmas Day

Park Office
Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area does not have an office. Please contact the office at Eno River State Park for information at 919- 383-1686.