Beautiful Parks and Trails near Pembroke, NC

Can you hear the sound of the wind rushing through the trees or feel the sunshine on your face? How about the connectedness from feeling your boots hit the dirt?

Hiking has many health benefits, both physical and emotional. You can experience this and more at parks near our Pembroke, NC apartments. Our top three favorites are:

Lumber River State Park

The Lumber River State Park is right next to Pembroke and has tons of activities to enjoy. Some of these include:

  • Paddling

  • Fishing for panfish, catfish, largemouth bass, and black crappie 

  • Short but exquisite hiking trails

  • Camping

  • Float Trips

  • Fishing excursions

Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve

The Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve offers nature lovers a look back in time. Back to those days, so long ago, when the longleaf pine forests covered the Southeastern US. These tall and stately pines are rich in history. Some of them are over a hundred years old.

Other great features of this park include

  • Colorful wildflowers

  • Intriguing Wildlife

There's also a network of trails that are great for a ranger-guided tour through the parks near Pembroke. Quiet contemplation is another good pastime in these natural theaters. It's filled with birds and other animals that make sitting still a magical experience.

Cape Fear River Trail

The Cape Fear River Trail is 10 feet wide and 5 miles long. This makes it perfect for joggers, bicyclists, hikers, and others using bipedal transportation. It features spectacular views of the river and a breathtaking blend of flora and fauna. You can also explore its wooden bridges or the 1000 feet of boardwalk that winds through the wetlands.

Check out our blog for more ways to stay on the move around Pembroke, NC.

Interested in learning more about The Village at Hunters Run in Pembroke, NC? Contact us today to learn about our affordable luxury apartments.

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