Alerts and Important Information
Alcoholic beverages, firearms (including fireworks) and other weapons are prohibited.
There are no restroom facilities available at the River Access Picnic Shelter effective 8/19/11. There are other restroom facilities available in the area.
Pets are allowed except in park buildings and swim areas, but they must be on a leash no longer than six feet and cannot be left unattended.
Special Activity permit shall be required for special events like weddings, bike events, festivals, etc. Please contact park office for further information.
Unlicensed vehicles, motorcycles, golf carts, ATV's and mini-bikes are prohibited with the exception of mobility-aid devices used by a mobility-impaired person. All vehicles are prohibited from walkways, trails and other areas not designated for such purposes.
NC resident or non-resident fishing license required where fishing is available. Fresh water license is required when fishing in Goose or Mallard Creeks. Salt water license required when fishing in the Pamlico River.
Gates lock at specific hours posted upon entering the park throughout the year.
North Carolina state park rules and regulations are posted in each park and enforced by rangers. Violating these rules and regulations is a misdemeanor and may result in a fine and revocation of permit.
State vehicle and traffic laws are enforced, and the speed limit is 25 mph unless otherwise posted.
North Carolina state parks are wildlife sanctuaries; no hunting is allowed and collecting plants, minerals and artifacts is prohibited. State fishing regulations are enforced.