Medoc Mountain Bear Swamp Trail

  • Fall Foliage in Medoc Mountain State Park in northern North Carolina.

Hiking

Dogs Yes

Fall Foliage

1.5 (miles)

 Easy

Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

North Carolina

Bear Swamp Trail is an easy hike in Medoc Mountain State Park near Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina. This trail is kid friendly and dog friendly, so long as your furry kids are on leash. The park says "scenic trails invite you to journey into the park's interior. Seven trails wander through a variety of terrain and provide more than 10 miles of hiking. Most of the trails are easy or moderate in difficulty, and trail scenery includes an artesian well, granite outcroppings and miniature rapids. Winding along Little Fishing Creek, around the high ridge of Medoc Mountain and through the forests, the trails are the best way to appreciate the beauty and diversity of Medoc Mountain....For those who prefer horseback, approximately 10 miles of bridle trails travel through rolling terrain and follow a portion of beautiful Little Fishing Creek. Bridle trailhead parking is available just off Medoc Mountain Road." There is camping available in Medoc Mountain State Park.

Red Tape

Entrance Free, Camping Fees
Contact: Medoc Mountain State Park 1541 Medoc State Park Road, Hollister, NC 27844

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