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Address: 2356 US Highway 17 N, Camden, NC 27976-9417
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Nice walk

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

Reviewed 28 June 2016
DenJeaBul
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South Mills, North Carolina
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South Mills, North Carolina
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

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

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 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.

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Holly Springs, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 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 

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Thank Doug P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

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

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Thank gypsy4747
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115 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 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 

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Thank Kenneth H
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47 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 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.

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Thank Terry K
Norfolk, Virginia
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636 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 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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