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Pine Tree More Like Dinner

Map of North Carolina – Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area

Contact the park

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



State natural area

625 Virginia Cates Road
Hillsborough, NC 27278

GPS: 36.0608, -79.1169


Eno River State Park office

6101 Cole Mill Road
Durham, NC 27705

GPS: 36.0783, -79.0050



  • November to February:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
  • March to April:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
  • May to August:
    8:00am to 9:00pm
  • September to October:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
  • Closed Christmas Day


  • Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area does not have an on-site office. The hours for the Eno River park office are listed below:
  • November to February:

Monday to Friday:
8:30am to 4:30pm

Saturday to Sunday:
9:00am to 5:00pm

  • March to October:

Monday to Thursday:
8:30am to 4:30pm

8:30am to 8:00pm

Saturday to Sunday:
9:00am to 5:00pm

  • Closed Christmas Day




Pine Tree More Like Dinner

Have you ever looked at a pine tree and thought, how much of that tree could I eat? Well now you can learn and possibly taste some pine tree yourself! Come Join a ranger and learn what's edible and just how much of a tree you can eat if you needed to! We will take a small walk to identify some trees as well.

Limit: 10
Call the Park Office to sign up: 919-383-1686
Wear good shoes and bring water

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Start Location: 
Occoneechee Mountain Picnic Tables

Hike Length and Difficulty: 

Park Maps and Brochures:

Upcoming Events:

Thursday, May 19, 2022 - 7:00pm
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 11:00am