Recreation

Whether you’re interested in hunting, camping or just a quiet walk, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in the woods. Here are some ideas on how you, your family and friends can enjoy your woodlands together. Be sure to check the N.C. Tree Farm Program’s calendar of events to learn about recreational opportunities in your area.

 

TRAILS & HIKING

Woodland trails provide hiking paths and better access to your woods for other activities. Read further to learn about trail building and hiking.

 

WILDLIFE VIEWING

Wildlife viewing is a fun activity for the whole family and one of the many benefits of a healthy and well-managed forest.

 

HUNTING & FISHING

Thousands of North Carolinians enjoy hunting and fishing in our state’s woodlands each year. Learn about North Carolina’s laws and read tips on how to get the most out of your hunting and fishing experience.