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Fire Ecology Hike

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Upcoming Events:

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 10:30am
Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 4:45pm
Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 4:00pm

Fire Ecology Hike

Join a Park Ranger at Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area for a short hike through previously burned areas of Occoneechee Mountain. Come learn why State Park staff use prescribed burns in park management, some basic fire science, and see equipment used by wildland firefighters.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Date of Event: 
Sunday, November 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
Start Location: 
Occoneechee parking lot

Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area

625 Virginia Cates Road
HillsboroughNC 27278
Latitude: 36.060835
Longitude: -79.116900

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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.