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Events and Programs

Weymouth Woods Sandhills Nature Preserve 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 for a hike through the old growth parcel (Boyd Tract) to the oldest living Longleaf Pine, 469 Years Old!   *Meet at the Boyd Tract Den Road trailhead. Click here for a map or pick one up at the Weymouth Woods Visitor Center.

Date of Event:
Sun, 10/22/2017 - 3:00pm
Start Location:
*Den Rd Trailhead at the Boyd Tract

Come in costume to walk the 0.3-mile Bower’s Bog Trail and find some treats along the way.

Date of Event:
Sun, 10/29/2017 - 3:00pm
Start Location:
Visitor Center

Fall is a beautiful season. Come learn about one of the best parts – the changing leaf colors! – as we read a book, play some games, and make a craft. All activities will be geared towards 3 to 5-year-olds and meant for parents to do with their children.

Date of Event:
Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:00am
Start Location:
Visitor Center Auditorium

(Co-sponsored by SPRD.) Discover nature by moonlight! Listen to the sounds of the night as you walk along the trail.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Date of Event:
Fri, 11/03/2017 - 6:30pm
Start Location:
Visitor Center

Southbound bird migration is a phenomenon that occurs each Fall.  We will discuss what we know about bird movement at this time of year in NC. What species do we see?  Where do they come from and are they headed? We will also include a summary of our ongoing research at the park.

Date of Event:
Sun, 11/05/2017 - 3:00pm
Start Location:
Visitor Center Auditorium
Contact:

Weymouth Woods Sandhills Nature Preserve

1024 Ft. Bragg Road
Southern PinesNC 28387
Phone910-692-2167
weymouth.woods@ncparks.gov
Latitude: 35.147040
Longitude: -79.371661

Park Hours:

November - February: 8am - 6pm
March - October: 8am - 8pm

Park Office
8am - 5pm daily
Closed Christmas Day

All park facilities are closed Christmas Day