The North Carolina State Parks System exists for the enjoyment, education, health and inspiration of all our ciitizens and visitors.
The mission of the North Carolina Division of Parks and Recreation is:
- to protect North Carolina’s natural diversity;
- to provide and promote outdoor recreation opportunities throughout North Carolina; and,
- to exemplify and encourage good stewardship of North Carolina’s natural resources for all citizens and visitors in North Carolina
Minutes from Durham, Hillsborough, and Chapel Hill the Eno River State Park offers secluded wilderness trails with the serenity of a clear river drifting and cascading over a rocky stream bed. The park contains wilderness, historic mill sites, river bluffs covered with flowering shrubs, and fords used by early settlers.