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Discovery Hike

Jones Lake State Park
Date of Event: 
Sat, 04/28/2018 - 10:00am

Join a park ranger for a hike through the bay forest at Jones Lake State Park and "discover" why this environment is unique.  Discussion on the hike will include the flora and fauna of the forest, and why Carolina Bays are important.  Participants should meet at the Visitor Center at 10:00 am for this program.

Intro to Carolina Bays

Jones Lake State Park
Date of Event: 
Sat, 04/21/2018 - 10:00am

Join a park ranger and learn about the geological mysteries of the Carolina Bays. Formation theories and the natural communities associated with Carolina Bays will be discussed. Participants should meet at the Jones Lake State Park Visitor Center at 10:00am.  Call the Park office at 910-588-4550 for more information. This event is free of charge and open to the general public.
 

Jones Lake Canoe Hike

Jones Lake State Park
Date of Event: 
Sat, 04/07/2018 - 10:00am

Join a ranger at 10 am for a guided paddle around Jones Lake. This program will be limited to 11 people.  You will need to call the park office at (910)588-4550 to reserve a seat.

Jones Lake Easter Egg Hunt

Jones Lake State Park
Date of Event: 
Sat, 03/31/2018 - 11:00am

Jones Lake State Park will have an Easter egg hunt Saturday, March 31, 2018 beginning at 11 a.m. Pre-registration is required by Friday, March 23, 2018. Call (910) 588-4550 or stop by the park’s visitor center located off N.C. 242 to register. The event, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by Friends of the Bay Lakes.

Intro to Carolina Bays

Jones Lake State Park
Date of Event: 
Sat, 03/24/2018 - 10:00am

Join a park ranger and learn about the geological mysteries of the Carolina Bays. Formation theories and the natural communities associated with Carolina Bays will be discussed. Participants should meet at the Jones Lake State Park Visitor Center at 10:00am.  Call the Park office at 910-588-4550 for more information. This event is free of charge and open to the general public.
 

Compass Course

Jones Lake State Park
Date of Event: 
Sat, 03/17/2018 - 10:00am

What would you do if you got lost and only had a compass?  Have you got a compass and do not know what direction to go?  Join a park ranger at 10:00 am for discussion on all the Cardinal points of using a compass.  Participants will use the skills on a compass course.  If you make it through the course your bearings will surely be greased!  Compasses will be provided.  Space is limited, so plea

Intro to Carolina Bays

Jones Lake State Park
Date of Event: 
Sat, 03/10/2018 - 10:00am

Join a park ranger and learn about the geological mysteries of the Carolina Bays. Formation theories and the natural communities associated with Carolina Bays will be discussed. Participants should meet at the Jones Lake State Park Visitor Center at 10:00am.  Call the Park office at 910-588-4550 for more information. This event is free of charge and open to the general public.

Snakes

Jones Lake State Park
Date of Event: 
Sat, 03/03/2018 - 10:00am

Ever wonder what snakes’ species are at home in eastern North Carolina? Which ones are venomous? Join a park ranger at the Visitor Center in exploring the various snakes in this area and the other unique species found throughout our great state. Participants should meet at the Jones Lake State Park Visitor Center at 10:00 am.  Call the park office @ (910) 588-4550 for more information.

Intro to Carolina Bays

Jones Lake State Park
Date of Event: 
Sat, 02/17/2018 - 10:00am

 Join a park ranger and learn about the geological mysteries of the Carolina Bays. Formation theories and the natural communities associated with Carolina Bays will be discussed. Participants should meet at the Jones Lake State Park Visitor Center at 10:00am.  Call the Park office at 910-588-4550 for more information. This event is free of charge and open to the general public.