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Cliffs of the Neuse State Park

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We actually got there a bit late but saw enough to know we not only want to go back next year but... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2018
Marvis D
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About fifteen miles southeast of Goldsboro and roughly an hour west northwest of New Bern is the... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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240 Park Entrance Rd, Goldsboro, NC 28578-8968
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

We actually got there a bit late but saw enough to know we not only want to go back next year but also visit during the day to enjoy the updated facilities.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marvis D
Reviewed 7 October 2018

About fifteen miles southeast of Goldsboro and roughly an hour west northwest of New Bern is the Cliffs Of Neuse State Park. Cliffs Of Neuse is east of the fall-line of where the hilly piedmont meets the coast plane, however you would hardly guess that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RebekahCarmichael
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

On a road trip and wanted to take a break, nice views of the cliffs and several walking trail options. Visitor center was closing so did not make it there. Very quiet hushed feel. Beautiful views of the nuese river

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Passport444029
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Perfect place to go for a run or a walk. Suitable to go at any time of the year. My favorite time of the year to go there is fall and Spring. Suitable for kids too. The Cliff of the Neuse park is close to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Priscila J
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Decided at last minute to check out this park. What a beautiful surprise. The views and trails are awesome. Such a sweet hidden surprise. I had no idea it was even there.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank C6212TGbarbaras
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Another state park on my Hiking/visiting list Was a beautiful park, nice trails which were well maintained. Interesting hike along cypress knee waters

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank meggie0214
Reviewed 24 July 2018

On the way home from an unusually long educational symposium, decided to enter the Cliffs of the Neuse State Park. The beautiful lake was surrounded by magnificent trees of every description . Several young boys were fishing in the lake, others used their poles from...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

It was a great celebration with movies at the park and movies down by the water. They had fire pits located around the movie viewing area to held knock off the chill

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank dpike814
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Cliffs of the Neuse is a great place to get in touch with nature. The newly renovated cabins and campsites are nice! The trails are lovely, but beware, some have carpenter ants that will bite (just a fact of nature!) You can also pay to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank ad9891
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

It's a great place to go and walking. Lots of paths and a great workout on climbing stairs. Wear tennis shoes or footwear closed because ants are bad. Watch where you step. Enjoy the views!!!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mendy23
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Cheryle H
22 February 2018|
Response from D3887OHangelah | Reviewed this property |
Check their website- I didn’t take any this trip. 😁
27 May 2017|
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Response from Randy L |
yes in the river but not the lake