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Clemmons Educational State Forest

2411 Old US 70 Hwy W, Clayton, NC 27520-6510
+1 919-553-5651
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Could use some updates

I have taken the kids here and used the shorter routes. Then my sister and her family came to visit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Starla N
Excellent for a quiet evening!!

Went for a short walk. Since I hadn't been in quite a while, I was eager to find out if they had... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Duck240
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2411 Old US 70 Hwy W, Clayton, NC 27520-6510
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have taken the kids here and used the shorter routes. Then my sister and her family came to visit and we got lost, big time. They need better trail markers.

Thank Starla N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for a short walk. Since I hadn't been in quite a while, I was eager to find out if they had any more trails. Once there, to my surprise, there were 3 new trails. The trails are suppose to be marked with with colored...More

Thank Duck240
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have lived here too long without visiting this place! We were there on a Saturday, and only the 2 picnic shelters were in use. There are probably another 20 picnic tables in the shade of the pines and hardwoods, scattered around the entrance.There are...More

Thank Janice G
Reviewed 14 February 2017

They have talking stations which identify trees and other terrain. Kids love running ahead and pressing the talking stations.

Thank jburgener
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I love going to this park. It has lots of trails that provide tons of educational information for both kids and adults. Several areas to relax and enjoy a picnic. There are covered areas in the event of bad weather. The nature is so beautiful....More

Thank Albert D
Reviewed 8 December 2016

My kids and I really like walking the trails here during the different seasons. We always notice something new as we stroll. love it!

Thank jwilliams8803
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Great place, very relaxing Great place, very relaxing small lake with turtles and birds fire tower, walking paths, informative signage Great place, very relaxing Great place, very relaxing small lake with turtles and birds fire tower, walking paths, informative signage

Thank jpgaccts
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This was a great find for me, I love to trail run but easily get nervous that I will get off the trail and get lost! This park is fantastic about having well marked trails with multiple "you are here" signs along the way but...More

Thank AandETravels
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We love going to Clemmons! The trails are well-kept, well-marked and clean. It's been a couple of years since we'd been. They've added several interesting new informational signs along the paths. There are short,easy walks on smooth surfaces, medium hikes, and longer ones up to...More

Thank TheresaInRaleigh
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Clemmons Educational State Park in Clayton is a great small park for anyone looking for gentle hikes on numerous trails in a natural setting. No baseball fields, basketball or tennis courts, gardens, or flowers here. It's greatest asset is its tranquility. They have numerous picnic...More

Thank Mattie H
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Ashley R
Are any trails stroller friendly?
14 June 2017|
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Response from Janice G | Reviewed this property |
not really, they are dirt trails that pass over tree trunks and rocks and about 1/2 are single file.
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bossant80
Does it cost
9 April 2017|
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Response from jpgaccts | Reviewed this property |
No charge.
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bbryantclayton
When is it open to public?
23 March 2017|
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Response from jpgaccts | Reviewed this property |
Mid-March to Mid-November: Closed Mondays, Tuesday-Friday 9:00-5:00. Saturday & Sunday 11:00-5:00 EST, 11:00-8:00 DST
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