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Address: 2356 US Hwy 17 N., Camden, NC 27976
Phone Number: +1 252-771-8333
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Nice walk

Love this trail. It's peaceful and quite beautiful. Lots of wildlife (birds, fox, squirrel, maybe a bear :)

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 June 2016
DenJeaBul
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South Mills, North Carolina
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South Mills, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Love this trail. It's peaceful and quite beautiful. Lots of wildlife (birds, fox, squirrel, maybe a bear :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Love this park! Fun for anyone who loves the outdoors. You never know what you might see.. From otters to bluebirds, maybe even take a canoe ride.. Fun for all ages.

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Holly Springs, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

The Great Dismal (Swamp) Canal nature walk is a quiet respite from the rat race of life. The information center operated by the Park Service is well worth the time and you'll also want to spend a few minutes learning some of the fabled history of this incredible cancel that was dug by slave labor under horrific conditions. Wildlife abounds... More 

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Thank Doug P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed strolling along canal...great museum...nice picnic areas..can kayak...use smaller boats...bike ride...

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Thank gypsy4747
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2015

This is a state park in North Carolina about 3-miles south of the NC-VA state line. The park straddles the Great Dismal Swamp Canal with parking on the east side and a visitor's center on the west side. The visitors center is accessed via a rotating bridge over the canal. The bridge tender will tell you when it is safe... More 

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Thank Kenneth H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2014

My wife and I both love the walking trail; we ride our bikes and walk and really enjoy the views. They now have doggie rest stops complete with bags for proper disposal.

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Norfolk, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2012

Exploring the canal by boat may be the best way to go. Learn about its history and experience the wildlife.

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