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Occoneechee Geology Hike


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:



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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.

Occoneechee Geology Hike

Come and learn about Occoneechee Mountain’s geologic wonders.  Explore the pyrophyllite quarry with a real geologist.
**Bring hiking shoes and water.
**Children must be accompanied by an adult.  

Please call 919-383-1686 to register!

Date of Event: 
Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 2:00pm

Start Location: 
Occoneechee Parking Lot

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
1.5 mile moderate.

Park Maps and Brochures:

Upcoming Events:

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 8:00am
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 1:30pm
Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 2:00pm