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Eno River State Park

6101 Cole Mill Rd, North Metro, Durham, NC 27705-9275
+1 919-383-1686
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Great exhibits, easy access to the Eno

Most visits have been during the well organized and really fun Festival for the Eno. Be sure to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Clemmons, North Carolina
Lovely to go when warm!!

There are nice hikes here both short and long. There's not a ton to "see" but its quiet, calm, and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
New York City, New York
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6101 Cole Mill Rd, North Metro, Durham, NC 27705-9275
+1 919-383-1686
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Reviewed yesterday

Most visits have been during the well organized and really fun Festival for the Eno. Be sure to wade in the Eno on a hot day!

Thank gatortunor
Reviewed 6 days ago

There are nice hikes here both short and long. There's not a ton to "see" but its quiet, calm, and out of the way. Get some fresh air! Great to bring kids and/or dogs and/or picnics. you can also do midnight starry night kayaking...that's pretty...More

Thank Anasoma
Reviewed 1 week ago

Para chegar no Eno River você vai caminhar por uma trilha de pouco mais de uma milha e atravessar um riacho cheio de pedras. Lugar lindo, perfeito para passar uma tarde explorando. Tinham várias pessoas nadando no rio. Leve um lanche e principalmente água! To...More

Thank heloisa m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just left after a confusing attempt to find any main parking lot that gave information. After calling the park and getting exact information we plugged information into GPS. What we found was a parking lot and nothing else. We did a short hike which...More

Thank bigglow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has been a favorite site for our family and friends for years. It is always clean. The trails are nice and easy to maneuver. Nice place to go to beat the heat.

Thank ZaztheOne
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great outdoor easy hike with 10 Year old and dog. Hiked along river to suspension bridge and walked to cabin and back to parking lot...enough for my daughter. Bring towels...you can walk in river and will need to dry off your kids and dog! Fun...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This was such a beautiful place to hike, I have lived here 25 years and this is my first time there, I loved it, my dogs loved it. I will be back. Not too hard to hike and the river is amazing, the views and...More

1  Thank susan l
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

My family went for a picnic at Eno River State Park this weekend and I was surprised by the size of the park and how nice the picnic area was. We hiked along the river to the old cabin in the woods which was a...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Little did we think that so much greenery exists all around us and we were amazed at the views at the Eno River State Park. We choose the Cox Mountain Trail and it did not disappoint us. We went through the woods, the river, the...More

Thank ArthiRaga
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I used to live next to this park and I enjoyed walking in the woods in the spring. We went looking for wildflowers (lots, scattered along the path) and views (none to speak of except for some nice vistas along the river, upstream and down)....More

Thank Kurt_in_CLE
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17 November 2015|
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Response from Jane H | Reviewed this property |
Hi 10traci, There are no hours posted. There are no lights, so I suggest a daytime trip.
15 August 2015|
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Response from Derrick D | Reviewed this property |
I started by looking at the state website to see if they had a hike that met my needs. Then I stopped by the ranger station, just inside the entrance the from cole mill road side, and they had a box of maps that is... More