With a marina providing access to some of North Carolina’s best fishing spots, a secluded camping area beneath towering trees, and miles of hiking trails that traverse a variety of distinct habitats—not to mention the presence of the Venus flytrap, one of the world’s most unique carnivorous plants—it’s no wonder Carolina Beach State Park is a popular coastal attraction.

Located in an area steeped in both history and natural diversity, the park includes a visitor’s center with exhibits depicting the wonders of its environment.


Carolina Beach State Park
1010 State Park Rd, Carolina Beach, NC 28428, United States



Daily: 7am – 9am

Contact Details

Phone: 910-458-8206

Email: carolina.beach@ncparks.gov

Official Website: Carolina Beach State Park


Area Attractions

Suggested Equipment for Carolina Beach State Park:


The following activities within the park should be done with utmost caution. Make sure that you have the proper protective gear and equipment necessary to make your adventures safe and accident-free. We advise you to read the TIPS underneath each activity to serve as a guide on what you may need to bring in order to enjoy your stay fully.

Activities & Tips


Carolina Beach State Park is a must-visit state park in North Carolina. Check out other state parks in North Carolina here.

North-Carolina State Parks