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Raven Rock State Park

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Fishing for a good hike

My husband loves to fish, but I usually get bored... this place solved our problems! We hiked back... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Frankfurt, Germany
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Great experience that could be soooo much better. Let do this NC!!!

We have been coming here for over 35 years. Recently it had been some time between trips and was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Catonsville, Maryland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband loves to fish, but I usually get bored... this place solved our problems! We hiked back to the Cape Fear River where mybhisband fishes for a bit while my pup and I explored! Well maintained trails that weren’t crowded, many activities for every...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank StrangeAdventurer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming here for over 35 years. Recently it had been some time between trips and was amazed by the new visitor center. It was badly needed and it looks amazing. They added a 6 mile bike trail to the maybe 4 other...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank awilliams811
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

very nice park to visit. it is suitable for children, adults, and pets. there are about 4-5 different paths I saw that are different lengths, so visitors have a variety to choose from.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lauren R
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Raven Rock is a great place to visit. We had a great time . Nice trails and going down to the river was a nice long walk great exercise.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joyce F
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing park. Loved that it has good canopy cover from th trees. Great scenery. Very nice area. Would recommend everyone to visit this park

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Adrian C
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great area for a short hike. There are numerous trails that are well kept up as well as a very nice visitor facility. Most of the trails lead to the Cape Fear river. Some f the river trails do have quite a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank davidmS14SE
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Beautiful for a nice calming walk. Not a great place to take toddlers unless you want to carry them.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Vickie P
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Have hiked here on and off for 30 years. Always well maintained trails to some wonderful river views and the amazing Raven Rock. Have primitive tent camping. New mountain bike trail is being built in phases. First phase is about 6 miles of relatively fast...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank MisterDT
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Brief excursion down to the river and back after a visit to Hawk Manor Falconry. Well appointed with well maked trails.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jcalexander552
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We met and walked the look to see the over look. It was over looking the Cape Fear river a spot called the fish trap.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lester E
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Debby S
17 November 2017|
Response from Tracy B | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so but if you call the Park Rangers can tell you. I know they had maps and a display in the welcome center that was worth spending time to see.