As a nature lover, you’re happiest when you’re outdoors. You prefer sleeping out under the stars to a fancy hotel any night. You’re always on the lookout for new hiking trails. The peace of nature isn’t just beautiful to you; it’s necessary for your soul.

River Park North

Greenville, North Carolina

River Park North, Greenville’s 324-acre nature park, is a haven for eastern North Carolina’s nature lovers. Spend a weekend experiencing the park’s many outdoor activities, including hiking, camping, boating and fishing. Enjoy Greenville’s picturesque scenery with family and friends by taking advantage of the park’s picnicking areas. Expand your knowledge of nature by visiting the Walter L. Stasavich Science & Nature Center, a park attraction that includes a 70-seat theater, 10,000 gallon freshwater aquarium, reptile exhibits and more. There’s so much to do and see at River Park North.

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How do you want to experience the natural beauty of eastern North Carolina? Whether you’re interested in finding new waterfront adventures, wandering the wooded trails of the area’s rural communities or something else altogether, there is a place for you here. Grab your gear and let’s go!

Cashie River Treehouses

Windsor, North Carolina

Get a breathtaking bird’s eye view and walk among the treetops.

Located 5 minutes from downtown Windsor, NC and 1 hour from Greenville, NC.

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Jockey’s Ridge State Park

Nags Head, North Carolina

Conquer the tallest natural sand dune system on the east coast.

Located 15 minutes from Kill Devil Hills, NC and 2.5 hours from Greenville, NC.

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Sylvan Heights Bird Park

Scotland Neck, North Carolina

Get up-close and personal with more than 2,000 birds from around the world.

Located 30 minutes from downtown Tarboro, NC and 54 minutes from Greenville, NC.

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Little Washington Waterfront

Washington, North Carolina

Paddle your way to a hidden beach and camp under the stars.

Located 6 minutes from downtown Washington, NC and 30 minutes from Greenville, NC.

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