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Spring in the longleaf pine forests of Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve
Moccasin Crossing Closed   

Moccasin Crossing is closed for bridge repairs until further notice. Please use Pine Island Trail to cross James Creek.

 Last updated on: Tuesday, February 9, 2021


Map of North Carolina – Weymouth Woods Sandhills Nature Preserve


Contact the park
 

910-692-2167

weymouth.woods@ncparks.gov
 

Addresses
 

Weymouth Woods
and visitor center

1024 Fort Bragg Road
Southern Pines, NC 28387

GPS: 35.1470, -79.3716

 

Boyd Tract
and Paint Hill Tract

Please contact park staff to visit these two accesses.
 


Hours
 

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  • November to February:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • March to October:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     

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  • Open daily:
    8:00am to 5:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     

 


 

 

 

Scheduled events

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 Park Naturalist and Hummingbird Expert Susan Campbell for a banding demonstration and Q&A on the ecology and behavior of Ruby Throated Hummingbirds!

Banding will be at the Visitor Center and will generally go until around 11am depending on the number of birds being caught.

This demonstration is weather permitting.  It is adviseable to call the park office to confirm banding will take place prior to your visit.  

Date of Event:
Wed, 06/29/2022 - 8:30am
Start Location:
Visitor Center

Join Park Naturalist and Hummingbird Expert Susan Campbell for a banding demonstration and Q&A on the ecology and behavior of Ruby Throated Hummingbirds!

Banding will be at the Visitor Center and will generally go until around 11am depending on the number of birds being caught.

This demonstration is weather permitting.  It is adviseable to call the park office to confirm banding will take place prior to your visit.  

Date of Event:
Wed, 07/06/2022 - 8:30am
Start Location:
Visitor Center

Join Park Naturalist and Hummingbird Expert Susan Campbell for a banding demonstration and Q&A on the ecology and behavior of Ruby Throated Hummingbirds!

Banding will be at the Visitor Center and will generally go until around 11am depending on the number of birds being caught.

This demonstration is weather permitting.  It is adviseable to call the park office to confirm banding will take place prior to your visit.  

Date of Event:
Wed, 07/13/2022 - 8:30am
Start Location:
Visitor Center

Join Park Naturalist and Hummingbird Expert Susan Campbell for a banding demonstration and Q&A on the ecology and behavior of Ruby Throated Hummingbirds!

Banding will be at the Visitor Center and will generally go until around 11am depending on the number of birds being caught.

This demonstration is weather permitting.  It is adviseable to call the park office to confirm banding will take place prior to your visit.  

Date of Event:
Wed, 07/20/2022 - 8:30am
Start Location:
Visitor Center

Join Park Naturalist and Hummingbird Expert Susan Campbell for a banding demonstration and Q&A on the ecology and behavior of Ruby Throated Hummingbirds!

Banding will be at the Visitor Center and will generally go until around 11am depending on the number of birds being caught.

This demonstration is weather permitting.  It is adviseable to call the park office to confirm banding will take place prior to your visit.  

Date of Event:
Wed, 07/27/2022 - 8:30am
Start Location:
Visitor Center