Activity: 50th Anniversary Celebration of the opening of the Neusiok Hiking Trail in the Croatan National Forest located in Eastern North Carolina.
Date: Saturday September 30, 2023
Time: Varies by event, see event descriptions below
Hike Locations: Varies by hike, see hike descriptions below
Trail Hike Registration Deadline: September 10, Links below
Free Lunch Location: Newport NC Community Park at 200 Howard Blvd.
Free Lunch Registration Deadline: September 10, Link below
The Carteret County Wildlife Club with its partners the US Forest Service, the NC Division of Parks and Recreation, and the Friends of the Mountains to Sea Trail will host a 50th anniversary celebration commemorating the building and inauguration of the Neusiok Hiking Trail through The Croatan National Forest in Eastern North Carolina.
This half-day event will include three optional, biologist guided morning hikes on the trail, mid-day VIP presentations starting at 11:30 AM about the Neusiok trail and a free catered lunch at 12:15 PM.
The easy, informative guided hikes will feature descriptions of the trail fauna and flora. Based upon your interest you may register for your choice of one of the hikes. Attendance is limited and you must register by the deadline.
The free catered lunch offers the option of Vegetarian or Carolina BBQ from Moore's Olde Tyme Barbeque.
Donations to the Carteret County Wildlife Club are greatly appreciated and will be accepted onsite. We look forward to seeing you at this golden anniversary event.