Fort Fisher State Recreation Area(redirected from Fort Fisher Recreation Area)
Fort Fisher State Recreation Area
Location:5 miles south of Carolina Beach off Highway 421.
Facilities:Trails, beach, bathhouse, visitor center, nature exhibits, concession stand (open during summer).
Activities:Surf fishing, swimming, hiking, wildlife viewing. Licensed four-wheel drive vehicles may travel on the beach in designated areas.
Special Features:Located on a barrier island between Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean, this park supports a variety of maritime habitats including a nesting area for loggerhead sea turtles. Property includes Fort Fisher State Historic Site and Museum.
Address:1000 Loggerhead Rd
Kure Beach, NC 28449
Size: 287 acres.
See other parks in North Carolina.
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