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Great Hike on a late fall evening

Had a great time outdoors hiking in Eno River . There is a nice suspension bridge that you can go... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Lots of hiking trails

There are miles and miles of hiking trails. Some areas have lots of tree roots sticking up in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
North Carolina
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6101 Cole Mill Rd, North Metro, Durham, NC 27705-9275
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 20 February 2013

The Eno Quarry offers a real old-fashioned fresh water swimming hole; but a deep hole it is so a float is a must. Not recommended for small children. Dog are allowed but the leash law is strictly enforced even in the water (I got a...More

8  Thank Anita H
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 28 January 2015

This is a pleasant park in northern Durham. We have visited many times over the past 12 plus years. As noted in my previous review, there are many repairs that need to be made. The bridge by the old mill needs the steps, near the...More

3  Thank Bob K
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a great time outdoors hiking in Eno River . There is a nice suspension bridge that you can go over to the other side.

Thank Jehan1502
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are miles and miles of hiking trails. Some areas have lots of tree roots sticking up in the trail and some rock steps, with lots of up and downs, so it's not easy walking -- But it is one of our favorite places to...More

Thank 873kay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fews Ford Picnic Area...covered shelter...charcoal grill was used..excellent hiking area...a great place to start any special event weekend..be careful where you walk...a pot luck works very well for this shelter...no alcohol....lock your car

Thank hcohn31
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Not a particularly well-kept park, but it offers a place for a picnic and maybe some wade fishing. Lock your car doors, as there is no security available.

Thank Jon H. A
Reviewed 13 September 2018

The stroll here is really nice and not very challenging. The hills are not that steep and perfect for a walk

Thank yuanxiz2016
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Great park area for walking/hiking as long as you are careful of the tree roots along the river. Not much wildlife the morning we went but nevertheless, enjoyable. Pit toilets only in the area we parked.

Thank 61tmd
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We love wandering the trails of the Eno River. You can walk for hours or just take a leisurely stroll. It's also a great place to play in the water, fish, and animal watch. There are lots of entrances, each with their own unique qualities....More

Thank Jen C
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We walked the trail which was average before heading off to the quarry for a swim with our dog. We chose the quarry as we like to swim with him and other state parks do not allow it. The quarry was pretty packed with people...More

1  Thank 0TBC
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This was the best festival I have ever been to in terms of the art and the music and the food and the location!

Thank Jesse M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This park has detailed maps of the trails, including distances, which allow you to take hikes of different lengths by linking trails together. There are several access points with proper parking. The scenery is very nice along the river. It's an easy get-away from the...More

1  Thank David J
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Mike D
16 July 2018|
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Response from Phillip W | Reviewed this property |
No pool, but in the summer, you’ll find people playing in the river in the shallow ford areas.
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.
16 August 2015|
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Response from 819derrickd | 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