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Address: 2356 US Highway 17 N, Camden, NC 27976-9417
Phone Number: 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 starsReviewed June 27, 2016
South Mills, North Carolina
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South Mills, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

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

Thank DenJeaBul
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 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.

Thank Keeterbarn Corn... F
Holly Springs, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 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 

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

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

Thank gypsy4747
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 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 

Thank Kenneth H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 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.

Thank Tandkams
Norfolk, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 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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