The Dismal Swamp State Park
2294 US Hwy 17 North, South Mills, NC 27976 (252)771-6593
Nature can be experienced and enjoyed on the old logging trails throughout the Dismal Swamp State Park’s 14,000 acres. Biking, birding, hiking, photography, paddling and exploring are all possibilities at this “last wild place” The State Park offers a Visitor Center with interactive exhibits, examples of the diverse animals and birds which call the swamp home, half-mile boardwalk, 20 miles of trails and numerous Ranger led programs. Canoe/kayak and mountain bike rentals are available for a nominal fee.
There’s something for everyone, whether you’re a history buff or an amateur naturalist!