Parks & Recreation

Onslow County is provides many Parks and Recreation opportunties.   Visitors and residentes enjoy beautiful natural environments and recreational activities.  Visit our parks, beaches, running trails and walkways.

White Oak River Paddle Trail

This 17.22 mile trail travels down the White Oak River stopping at Dixon Field Landing, Haywood Landing and Long Point Landing - all in the Croatan National Forest - and ending at Boondocks Landing in Stella.  Trip Highlights include; salt-water marshes, estuary/sound, swamp river, black water, beaver dams, tree canopies, rapids, limestone formations, alligators, bird sightings, and wildlife sightings.


New Bern HWY. 17, Maysville


Dedicated in June 2009, the White Oak River Paddle Trail begins at the White Oak River Campground located on Hwy. 17. just before Maysville.


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