Little River Regional Park & Natural Area

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The Little River Regional Park & Natural Area features 7+ miles of hiking trails and 8 miles of single-track mountain biking trails. There are also 2 picnic shelters with grills, public restrooms, a group camping area, a horseshoe pit and a great playground! Enjoy!

Click here to download a park brochure (2 mb pdf).

The Little River is one of the cleanest in the state, with vibrant aquatic habitat for otter, beaver, rare freshwater mussels and many other species. Sycamores, river birches and other riparian trees edge it’s banks. From their branches, indigenous and migratory birds, among them tanagers, warblers, whippoorwills and woodpeckers nest, feed fly and sing.

Little River Regional Park & Natural Area is a cooperative project between Durham and Orange Counties, funded equally by both, with major assistance from the Eno River Association, Triangle Land Conservancy, NC Clean Water Management Trust Fund, NC Parks and Recreation Trust Fund, and the Land and Water Conservation Fund. The park is managed by Orange County.

Visit Orange County’s Little River Park page: http://www.co.orange.nc.us/deapr/parks/little_river_regional_park.asp

Directions to Little River Regional Park—

301 Little River Park Way, Rougemont, NC 27572

(919) 732-5505 Park Office
(919) 245-2660 Administrative Office

Hours of Operation:

• November – February 8 am – 5 pm
• March and October 8 am – 6 pm
• April and September 8 am – 7 pm
• May – August 8 am – 8 pm
• Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day