Croatan National Forest, North Carolina

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#103 of 142 in Nature in North Carolina
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  • The camp host, Tonya was friendly & helpful. The sites are clean & private. This is a primitive campground with clean pit toilets, drinking water, lantern post, fire ring & picnic tables. Fee is risin...  more »
  • We have camped here off and on for years. Over the past few months we have experienced dirty bathrooms and showers and the grounds are not maintained. We have complained to the Forestry Division witho...  more »
  • Traveling as a couple with 2 large dogs in a 37' Motorhome; we found Cedar Point Campground to meet ALL of our needs. It was handy to the Emerald Isle area around Cedar Point, NC. The campground had s...  more »
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  • The Croatan is ABSOLUTELY the BEST. It isn't just a local treasure but a National treasure. I recommend everyone explore our forest. There are many roads a person can navigate easily in their car. Once you find your favorite spot, get out and go explore!! There are many excellent wildlife trails for hiking. Pick up a guide at your local Parks and Rec! Have fun and enjoy!
  • Great place for camping trail walking and just spending time at one with nature. Free to use. All they ask is you leave spot clean and fires all the way out. River swimming so water for a good ways is knee deep. Watch for Jellyfish...
  • Spectacular nature with walking and wheel chair friendly trails and bridges. Wow, awesome full Natural Beauty part of God's Earth Church, nothing to do with religion everything to do with human natural spirit. Best Sunday place to visit and connect with Creation in the area. Our brother from Slovakia loved it.
  • Patsy Pond is a very nice to walk and enjoy nature. With permission from the Coastal Federation I have put six bluebird boxes on the Blue trail last year. There were three nest in two boxes last year and I can see where they have roosted in two over the winter. Take a walk, leave no trace, (take only pictures and leave only footprints, and enjoy nature. You may see a bluebird. Please do not approach the nest boxes.
  • Hiked the Neusiok Trail and it was beautiful! No bugs in the winter and nice camping shelters along the way. A unique place to experience the beauty and biodiversity of eastern North Carolina. The trail had extensive boardwalks meandering through the various wetlands and pine forests. Definitely worth a visit.
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