Sand Ridge Nature Trail is a very easy hike in Lake Waccamaw State Park near Wilmington, North Carolina. This trail is kid friendly and dog friendly, so long as your furry kids are on leash. The park says this "loop that begins and ends near the picnic area. Trail is marked with orange blazes. From the trail, hikers can view reindeer moss, Spanish moss, reindeer lichen, pond pine, longleaf pine, turkey oak, laurel oak and hickory. Trees are marked to help identify the route." There is camping available in Lake Waccamaw State Park.
Entrance Free, Camping Fees
Contact: Lake Waccamaw State Park 1866 State Park Drive, Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450