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Sarah P. Duke Gardens Durham 35.3 km away
#1 of 13 Nature & Parks in Durham
I live in Chapel Hill, NC about a mile from the Botanical Gardens, and really love going there, but the Sarah Dule Gardens is so gorgeous,and I just really love walking and relaxing in this gorgeous park so much!
I highly recommend the gardens for a leisurely stroll, picnic, photos or for anyone who loves nature, flora and beautiful sights.
#1 of 5 Nature & Parks in Nags Head
The amazing power of Mother Nature is priceless & yes this place is FREE!!! It's beautiful and so peaceful, everyone in our party loved it, adults, babies & teenagers!
The visitor center is full of history, flora and fauna of the region and the park itself is home to acres of open hiking over huge dunes and through the coastal Carolina scrub and woods, and there are spectular ve...
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Fort Macon State Park Atlantic Beach
#1 of 4 Nature & Parks in Atlantic Beach
Well worth a few hours to visit... Small State Park with a rich history... harbor protection, Civil War, War of 1812, State Park, then back into military service and finally restored to the state.
After we left the fort we did visit the beach area of the park as well, and it too was very nice, plenty of parking, ample restrooms, picnic areas as well as a lovely boardwalk complete with outdoor showers leadin...
Pullen Park Raleigh 2.0 km away
#1 of 29 Nature & Parks in Raleigh
This place is our local Disney world, a gem of a place for our preschoolers Great train ride, scenic, esp when trees and flowers in bloom, well kept park and well maintained train, carousel, etc. Highly recommend...
The park is a wonderful place for a day outside with your family, and you can walk to Hillsboro Street or to St Mary's School, as well as the Joel Lane house, a historic attraction about two blocks from St Mary's.
Neuse River Trail Raleigh 17.8 km away
#2 of 29 Nature & Parks in Raleigh
It connects to both the Walnut Creek trail, the Crabtree trail, and parallels many sections of the Neuse River (going south 17 miles to Clayton : if you start at Anderson Pointe Park : then spans 17 miles in the o...
The only bathrooms along the trail are at Anderson Park in Knightdale unless you leave the trail to stop at the Buffalo Rd. pool (which is a beautiful facility) The Clayton portion is probably the most beautiful p...
Fort Macon Atlantic Beach
#2 of 4 Nature & Parks in Atlantic Beach
NC has provided a delightful state park to enjoy for free...although they will happily accepts donations.
Fort Macon is by far the most amazing park and historic site I've been to in a long time.
#1 of 11 Nature & Parks in Hatteras Island
From pristine beaches to charming, comfortable cottages and Family programs sponsored by the park rangers, Cape Hatteras has it all.
Excellent place to see nature in a half day were seen minnows, crabs, sea gulls, lizards, and many different kinds of wild plants.
#1 of 7 Nature & Parks in Ocracoke
Best places for shells are the farthest North point and then park at the Airport and walk towards the southpoint you'll find a good shell line in the morning after high tide!
We appreciate that the dunes are protected and that you must take the Park Service boardwalk to reach the beach.
Carolina Tiger Rescue Pittsboro 43.4 km away
#1 of 3 Nature & Parks in Pittsboro
Currituck Beach Corolla
#1 of 4 Nature & Parks in Corolla
Fun driving on the beach and very easy to unload beach items as you could park right on the beach.
Nature at its finest...The 4WD area is quite fun.
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