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Occoneechee Geology Hike

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Upcoming Events:

Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 2:00pm
Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 2:00pm
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 4:00pm

Occoneechee Geology Hike

Come and learn about Occoneechee Mountain’s geologic wonders.  Explore the pyrophyllite quarry with a real geologist.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Please wear good hiking shoes, and bring drinking water.
Please call the park office to sign up!  919-383-1686

Date of Event: 
Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 2:00pm

Start Location: 
Occoneechee Parking Lot

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
1.5 mile moderate

625 Virginia Cates Road
Hillsborough, NC 27278

This state natural area is managed by Eno River State Park. Please contact the Eno River park office for any inquiries:



Map of North Carolina

GPS: 36.060835, -79.1169


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.