*PLEASE BE ADVISED: THERE WILL BE NO VEHICLE ACCESS TO THE VISITOR CENTER SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 15-MONDAY SEPTEMBER 16.
THE VISITOR CENTER PARKING LOT WILL BE CLOSED DUE TO REPAVING. PARKING WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE OVERFLOW PARKING LOT: CORNER OF MCNEILL ST. AND FT. BRAGG RD. ***BOYD TRACT AND PAINT HILL ACCESSES WILL REMAIN OPEN.
There are no entrance fees to enjoy the park. In addition to park-specific rules, please read the systemwide Park Rules for all North Carolina State Parks.
Event permits. Some events—such as weddings, athletic contests, company parties, etc.—may require a Special Activity Permit. If you're unsure whether such a permit is necessary for your event, call the park office beforehand. You can download a Special Activity Permit application or obtain one from the park office.
Research and collection permits. A permit is required for any project involving the collection, removal or disturbance of any natural or cultural resource of any state park unit and for projects that require placing monitoring equipment in any state park unit. Learn more about research and collection permits or fill out a permit application online.
A $25 fee will be charged for all returned checks.
1024 Fort Bragg Road
Southern Pines, NC 28387
GPS: 35.14704, -79.371661
November - February: 8am - 6pm
March - October: 8am - 8pm
8am - 5pm daily
Closed Christmas Day
All park facilities are closed Christmas Day