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Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge

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205 S Ludington Dr, Columbia, NC 27925-9687
+1 252-796-3004
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Outstanding natural habital for snow geese, bears and many other wonderful dights

Took a 2 day visit there awhile back and had a great time. We saw lots of birds, bears and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TeeWayne
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Cary, North Carolina
Our visit to pocosin Wildlife Refuge

My husband and I enjoyed a nice motorcycle ride to the park. It was beautiful day and the park was... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
helenmaimone1965
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Greenville, North Carolina
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205 S Ludington Dr, Columbia, NC 27925-9687
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+1 252-796-3004
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a 2 day visit there awhile back and had a great time. We saw lots of birds, bears and beautiful scenery.

Thank TeeWayne
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a nice motorcycle ride to the park. It was beautiful day and the park was very nice very nice. On our tour of the park we saw a large alligator and several Turtles sunbathing. I would highly recommend this park...More

2  Thank helenmaimone1965
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We spent a day touring the Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, we really enjoyed it! We saw a bear right off and a lot of other animals! Got a lot of great photo’s! It was a great experience, my one complaint is that the routes...More

1  Thank Leo B
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here coming from the OBX. Wildlife center was closed due to AC issues, but bathrooms were open and clean. We also still got to walk on the boardwalk. Our kids really thought this was a cool place to visit and want to come back...More

1  Thank LuckyMCS65
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Nice leg stretcher through the coastal woods on a long drive on the way to the outer banks of North Carolina.

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Nice boardwalk along the Scuppernong River. Well maintained. Nice kayak launch too. Nice visit center.

Thank Wendy S
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The visitor center, focused on nature, is closed from January to march. There is also a welcome center on site which is staffed all year. Here was a wonderful woman, who lived in the area all her life. Told us all about Columbia and the...More

Thank chuckland
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Very interesting to learn of flora/fauna of the area. Can take a free boat trip from here every Friday with reservations!

Thank momdzall
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in and found a lot of info on area Great walk around the inlet Could have spent all afternoon Did find out more info on OBX Gift shop had books like nowhere else Toni Dave Bella

Thank Bella B
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Visitor center is in Columbia, NC on the Scuppernong river. Exhibits and programs when open. Today's program was on the Red Wolfe, found in this area. There is a nature board walk along the river and through the swamp. it's educational and as well as...More

1  Thank BCMjr
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