NC - East Lake (US-64) - Alligator River NWF


This is a national wildlife habitat area at which you may find red wolves, red-cockaded woodpeckers, American alligators, black bears, and lots of other wetland species of bird and mammals.

It's common to see black bear on the Murphy Peterson Wildlife Drive, a short gravel road route that takes you through the refuge from US-64 to US-264. There are four walking trails from 1 to 5 miles long. Fee based guided canoe tours are also available.

Milltail Road, East Lake, NC 27953. Phone 252-473-1131

GPS: 35.8639893    -75.8610764 (Creef Cut)