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State and National
As part of your WEG visit, spend a weekend exploring one of our many protected parks, forests,
waterways and seashores throughout North Carolina. In the western region of the state, discover
Great Smoky Mountain National Park and the Blue Ridge Park Parkway - two of the National Park
System's most-visited attractions.
Or, visit coastal North Carolina and the Cape Hatteras National Seashore where you can climb
With 41 state parks, as well as four national forests, there are many ways to camp, kayak, hike,
bike, fish and picnic your way through plenty of scenic spots in our state.
For a complete list of North Carolina parks, visit NCParks.gov.
CHIMNEY ROCK STATE PARK
Chimney Rock, NC
DUPONT STATE FOREST