Discover all that nature has to offer! Join park staff for a spring hike to discover the flora and fauna of Pettigrew State Park. Meet at the Park Office at 2:00 pm. Plan on a .5 mile hike and dress for the weather. For more information call (252)797-4475.
Events and Programs
Do not depend on GPS to locate the park office. The following directions will get you to the main access of the park. From HWY 64 take exit 558 and follow the signs for approximately 8 miles to the park office. You are not required to travel dirt roads to reach the park office.Posted on: Monday, January 22, 2018 - 10:52am
Pettigrew State Park's bathhouse has been winterized and is closed for the winter (12/1- 3/15). Restrooms are available behind the park office.Posted on: Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 9:04am
Pettigrew State Park offers a variety of learning opportunities for all ages. Typically led by park rangers, these interpretive programs allow the public to gain perspective into what makes North Carolina state parks naturally wonderful.
Most of the events are free, though some require pre-registration. All give park visitors deeper insight into the natural world. Call the park office for more information.
Join a park ranger at Pettigrew State Park for an evening of astronomy. We will have telescopes, star guides, and special guest astronomers. The program will began at the park office. This is a free program and fun for the whole family. For questions, please call the park office at 252-797-4475.
Celebrate Earth Day at Pettigrew State Park! Discover all that nature has to offer. Join park staff on a hike to discover the flora and fauna of Pettigrew State Park. Plan on a 3 mile hike. Wear comfortable shoes. For more information call (252)797-4475.
Help celebrate 2018 Year of the Fish at Pettigrew State Park. We will be reading "The Rainbow Fish" and doing a fun fishy craft.
Load up the kids, the lawn chairs, and a picnic basket and come out to Pettigrew State Park to enjoy a local favorite, "The Alligator River String Band". Event is free to all. Yogi take your picnic basket? Food will be available for purchase. Games will also be available. Call the park office for further information (252)797-4475.
Pettigrew State Park
November - February: 8am - 6pm
March, April, May, September, October: 8am - 8pm
June - August: 8am - 9pm
Closed Christmas Day
8:30am - 6pm weekdays
Closed state holidays