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Sunset over Lake Phelps at Pettigrew State Park
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2252 Lake Shore Road
Creswell, NC 27928

252-797-4475
pettigrew@ncparks.gov

 

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GPS: 35.788863, -76.40381

 

November - February: 8am - 6pm
March, April, May, September, October: 8am - 8pm
June - August: 8am - 9pm
Closed Christmas Day

Park Office
8:30am - 6pm weekdays
Closed state holidays

Bath House is Closed for Winter   

Pettigrew State Park's bath house is closed for the winter. Campers may use restrooms at park office. The bath house will reopen March 2020.

 Last updated on: Sunday, December 8, 2019

Educational programs

Rangers hold regularly scheduled educational and interpretive programs about Pettigrew State Park. Check the Events calendar for more information.

To arrange a special exploration of Pettigrew State Park for your group or class, contact the park office.

Educational materials about Pettigrew State Park have been developed for grades 4-8 and are correlated to North Carolina's competency-based curriculum in science, social studies, mathematics and English/language arts. The Pettigrew program introduces students to archaeological research and also focuses on the significance of Lake Phelps, hypothesis testing, Native Americans and preservation of cultural resources. Accompanying the program is a teacher's booklet and workshop, free of charge to educators.