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Eno River State Park, Durham

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State Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Eno River State Park is a 4,319-acre (17.48 km2) North Carolina state park in Durham and Orange Counties, North Carolina. Together with the adjoining West Point on the Eno city park, the two parks preserve over 14 miles (22.5 km) of the Eno River and surrounding lands.

There are five public access areas with features including twenty-four miles of hiking trails, canoe launches, picnic areas, and historic structures.

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  • I couldn't imagine anyone leaving anything besides 5 stars. You really can't go wrong with any of the trails but my favorite is probably bobbits hole. At a slow pace the loop takes just under an hour....  more »
  • We love hiking at Eno and have taken many of the different trails. There are lots of rocks and roots to walk over so it's best to wear hiking shoes and walking sticks are also helpful. Walking by the....  more »
  • Eno is like my secret garden. Even when every parking space is filled it is still not crowed and is peaceful. I love listening to to river and even if its cold or snowing sitting in my car and being here. Its gorgeous. The wildlife is great too. I enjoy hiking and people watching.
  • Absolutely my favorite place to spend the day. We visit several times a week. Easy to pop by for a hour or stay for the whole day. Everyone cleans up after themselves and is respectful. Really a wonderful, beautiful place. Fantastic for all ages. Be sure to bring some shoes you can wear in the water if you plan to swim.

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