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Carvers Creek State Park

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The house tour

This is a very small park for a state park but the Rockefeller mansion is beautiful and well worth... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Spring Lake, North Carolina
via mobile
Great place for a quiet introspective walk..

Hurricane Matthew caused damage to the park in Oct 2016 so the lake area was empty and some areas... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Lumberton, North Carolina
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2505 Long Valley Rd, Spring Lake, NC 28390-1640
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Carvers Creek State Park is one of the newest additions to the NC State Parks system. It opened as recently as 2013 and right as things started to get rolling in an uphill direction, this park suffered major devastation in 2016 when the dam (originally...More

Thank RebekahCarmichael
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We met up and walked the trail. A few vets brough dogs. It was a great morning to walk. The air was cool and just a slight breeze. We took the big loop around the park and we passed a few other people. We had...More

Thank Lester E
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

This is a very small park for a state park but the Rockefeller mansion is beautiful and well worth the trip. You learn so much about the history of the property. I cant imagine how gorgeous it will be once they fix the dam and...More

Thank Andy_Woods28
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Hurricane Matthew caused damage to the park in Oct 2016 so the lake area was empty and some areas were inaccessible; however, the place is beautiful and quiet. The trail is in/out and very easy.

Thank TheBogotano
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

The lady in the office deserves a raise! She was so helpful and nice to us! This park was very well kept. I was impressed! Can't imagine how awesome it would be if the lake was still there.. the dam broke in 2016 and now...More

1  Thank Andy_Woods28
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This is one of the newest NC State Parks and is still being developed. The person in the office was friendly and helpful. We walked down the sandy road to the Rockefeller House, about 1/2 each way. The road is out in the open but...More

Thank RaleighNCtravel
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Carver's Creek, one of NC newerparks, is the home of the Long Valley farm, the winter home of James Stillman Rockefeller a grand nephew of Jon Rockefeller. He was an Olympic rowing champion in the 1924 Paris Olympics and the CEO of Citigroup. The home...More

2  Thank Rick B
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I love to bring our grandson here! The trails are great and easy for young ones. He loves to explore and you feel like you're somewhere visiting or traveling! It's so nice having this so close to home! The best part is...More

Thank Annie P
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We always love coming here. There are a few different paths to take and walk around and the lake used to be really nice. Since the hurricane in 2016 it's changed alot but still really awesome to see the Cyprus tree roots. Perfect place for...More

Thank CassyLu1981
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at the park. Lots to do and see. Great for families of all ages, a beautiful locale!

Thank Brainman56
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