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Lumber River State Park, Wagram NC
Lumber River State Park, Wagram NC
Published: 2017/01/06
Channel: Josh Lane
Carolina Rivers: The Lumber River - Looks Like Sweet Tea (vignette)
Carolina Rivers: The Lumber River - Looks Like Sweet Tea (vignette)
Published: 2015/07/08
Channel: Carolina Rivers
Lumber River State Park Chaulk Banks Access
Lumber River State Park Chaulk Banks Access
Published: 2014/06/20
Channel: Momica Gibbenhaufen
Lumber River canoe trip
Lumber River canoe trip
Published: 2015/11/03
Channel: SoutheastBackpacker
Lumber River State Park Boat Access
Lumber River State Park Boat Access
Published: 2015/10/31
Channel: Hyper Nike
Exploring Lake Waccamaw & Lumber River State Parks | August 2017 | Wandering Around In Wonder
Exploring Lake Waccamaw & Lumber River State Parks | August 2017 | Wandering Around In Wonder
Published: 2017/09/05
Channel: Wandering Around In Wonder
Lumber River State Park, Orr, NC
Lumber River State Park, Orr, NC
Published: 2012/04/26
Channel: Nahuapa
Fishing At The Lumber River
Fishing At The Lumber River
Published: 2017/07/13
Channel: Tiffany Outdoors
Lumber River , Wagram, NC.
Lumber River , Wagram, NC.
Published: 2015/07/06
Channel: Fe Wolf
Lumber River Park 2D
Lumber River Park 2D
Published: 2017/04/20
Channel: Okeesworld
PRO DRIVE on the Lumber River NC
PRO DRIVE on the Lumber River NC
Published: 2015/12/17
Channel: JessicaGillis2008
Lumber River State Park-Chalk Banks River Access and Picnic Area
Lumber River State Park-Chalk Banks River Access and Picnic Area
Published: 2011/10/03
Channel: GLSncparks
Lumber river state park
Lumber river state park
Published: 2016/06/13
Channel: Ronald Mains
Lumber River Incident
Lumber River Incident
Published: 2015/10/13
Channel: David Pippin
Lumber River State Park Camping
Lumber River State Park Camping
Published: 2017/07/20
Channel: Tiffany Outdoors
Lumber River Catfish on Limblines
Lumber River Catfish on Limblines
Published: 2012/03/18
Channel: 7368rent
Lumber River Park deep 3D
Lumber River Park deep 3D
Published: 2017/04/20
Channel: Okeesworld
Lumber River
Lumber River
Published: 2013/12/28
Channel: ken trystrat
Lumber River State Park-Chalk Banks
Lumber River State Park-Chalk Banks
Published: 2011/10/03
Channel: GLSncparks
Kayaking Lumber River
Kayaking Lumber River
Published: 2011/06/08
Channel: Aaron Needham
Lumber river state park
Lumber river state park
Published: 2016/05/23
Channel: Negie Baybor
Lumber River Day 2
Lumber River Day 2
Published: 2016/04/26
Channel: Mike Martin
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Michael's 10th Bday Camping Trip (Lumber River State Park)
Published: 2016/11/07
Channel: David Choi
Lumber River washed out trail   3D
Lumber River washed out trail 3D
Published: 2017/05/27
Channel: Okeesworld
Lumber River State Park afternoon
Lumber River State Park afternoon
Published: 2017/06/28
Channel: The Fayetteville Observer
Lumber River - downstream High Hills (Lumberton NC)
Lumber River - downstream High Hills (Lumberton NC)
Published: 2015/12/31
Channel: Justin McNeill III
camp life
camp life
Published: 2010/03/23
Channel: Andrew Schwab
Lumber River Ride 9 1 2012
Lumber River Ride 9 1 2012
Published: 2012/09/08
Channel: Robert Masters
3D-360° Lumber River State Park
3D-360° Lumber River State Park
Published: 2017/04/15
Channel: Okeesworld
Troop 505 Lumber River State Park Sep 2-4
Troop 505 Lumber River State Park Sep 2-4
Published: 2011/09/05
Channel: Robert Shaw West
Kayaking the lumber river NC june 2014
Kayaking the lumber river NC june 2014
Published: 2015/05/10
Channel: Wayne Rooks
Kayak Camping Lumber River NC State Park to Nichols SC 26 Miles Part 1
Kayak Camping Lumber River NC State Park to Nichols SC 26 Miles Part 1
Published: 2017/09/08
Channel: JourneyofBear
Sweetheart Stream: The Lumber River
Sweetheart Stream: The Lumber River
Published: 2014/04/08
Channel: Our State Magazine
Lumber River Caneo Club - Mt. Morrow State Park, NC
Lumber River Caneo Club - Mt. Morrow State Park, NC
Published: 2015/09/21
Channel: Fe Wolf
Carolina Rivers: The Lumber River -  Looks Like Sweet Tea (teaser)
Carolina Rivers: The Lumber River - Looks Like Sweet Tea (teaser)
Published: 2015/06/29
Channel: Carolina Rivers
Lumber River Jetboating
Lumber River Jetboating
Published: 2013/03/18
Channel: HKPSG1Shooter
Chalk Banks Challenge 2014
Chalk Banks Challenge 2014
Published: 2016/05/06
Channel: JeffDavidson33
Lumber River Campground Evergreen N.C.
Lumber River Campground Evergreen N.C.
Published: 2017/02/15
Channel: skypod1080p
Carolina Rivers: Lumber River Vignette
Carolina Rivers: Lumber River Vignette
Published: 2015/07/13
Channel: rail0001
Lumber River
Lumber River
Published: 2012/12/08
Channel: ginhecomp6016
Eno River Fishing Must see!!
Eno River Fishing Must see!!
Published: 2016/08/23
Channel: H&D Bassin
Lumber River Hang Up
Lumber River Hang Up
Published: 2009/11/02
Channel: dwatts2323
Lumber River at Princess Ann & Lumberton, NC 2014
Lumber River at Princess Ann & Lumberton, NC 2014
Published: 2014/07/10
Channel: ArtsTrippin
Lumber River NC SP 2286
Lumber River NC SP 2286
Published: 2009/01/02
Channel: bobistraveling
Lumber River
Lumber River
Published: 2016/04/11
Channel: ruthdianne
Drowning Creek, North Carolina 11/01/2015
Drowning Creek, North Carolina 11/01/2015
Published: 2015/11/05
Channel: Fe Wolf
Bushwhacking Fall Creek: Mayo River State Park PART 1
Bushwhacking Fall Creek: Mayo River State Park PART 1
Published: 2014/01/22
Channel: Smell N Roses
Lumber River Canoe Club- Cape Fear
Lumber River Canoe Club- Cape Fear
Published: 2015/09/12
Channel: Fe Wolf
Lumber River Kayak -Fair Bluff, NC
Lumber River Kayak -Fair Bluff, NC
Published: 2010/10/11
Channel: nlisenhour
Lumber River 2011
Lumber River 2011
Published: 2012/01/27
Channel: ShyHalo
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Lumber River State Park
North Carolina State Park
LumberRiverStatePark.jpg
The Lumber River as seen from the boat launch at Princess Ann in Robeson County
Named for: The Lumber River
Country United States
State North Carolina
Counties Columbus, Hoke, Robeson, Scotland
Elevation 102 ft (31.1 m)
Coordinates 34°23′30″N 78°59′52″W / 34.39167°N 78.99778°W / 34.39167; -78.99778Coordinates: 34°23′30″N 78°59′52″W / 34.39167°N 78.99778°W / 34.39167; -78.99778 [1]
Area 11,259 acres (4,556.4 ha) [2]
Founded 1989
Management North Carolina Division of Parks and Recreation
IUCN category III - Natural Monument
Location of Lumber River State Park in North Carolina
Website: Lumber River State Park

Lumber River State Park is a North Carolina, United States, state park along the Lumber River in Scotland, Hoke, Robeson and Columbus counties. It covers 11,259 acres (45.56 km2)[2] along a 115-mile (185-km) stretch of the Lumber River. Lumber River State Park is located in North Carolina's Coastal Plain. It was established in 1989 as both a state park and designated as a "Natural and Scenic River" by the North Carolina General Assembly. In addition, it is the only blackwater river in North Carolina to be designated as a National Wild and Scenic River by the Department of the Interior.

Lumber River State Park encompasses parts of four counties along the Lumber River. The headwaters of the river are in Scotland County.[3] The Lumber River bisects Robeson County. The recreational facilities are at the Princess Ann Landing in southeastern Robeson County near the towns of Orrum and Fair Bluff. The river ends in South Carolina, where it joins the Little Pee Dee River about 8 miles (13 km) south of the state line.[4]

History[edit]

The Lumber River is the only blackwater river in North Carolina to be designated as a National Wild and Scenic River by the United States (US) Department of the Interior. The river is 115 miles (185 km) long from its headwaters at the confluence of Drowning Creek and Buffalo Creek near Wagram in Scotland County.[3] The river flows freely along its entire course, making it one of the longest unobstructed rivers in North Carolina.

The upper section of the river was designated as a State Recreational Water Trail in 1978. The river was established as a National Canoe Trail in 1981. The lower Lumber River was designated as a State Canoe Trail in 1984. The General Assembly established the Lumber River as a Natural and Scenic River and also as a state park in 1989.[4]

The first European settlements were made by Scots-Irish who migrated to the area in the late 18th century. They chartered Princess Ann in 1796. The town was the second to be established in Robeson County, and the first settled by people ascending the river from South Carolina. Princess Ann has since been abandoned. The name survives in local folklore and as the name of the road that leads to the park.[4]

The recreational facilities for Lumber River State Park are in a section of Robeson County known as Princess Ann.

Recreation[edit]

The Lumber River has 24 boat launches that serve as access points to Lumber River State Park. The entire length of the river is open to fishing. The common game fish are black crappie, largemouth bass, catfish and redbreast sunfish. All anglers must have a valid fishing license and follow the regulations of the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.

Nine primitive camping sites are located at the Princess Ann section of the park. These campsites are meant to be used by no more than six people at a time. Each camp site features a picnic table and grill, lantern holder, trash can, and fire ring. Princess Ann has several hiking trails and picnic areas, and many municipal and county parks are located on the Lumber River as well.

Plants and wildlife[edit]

Lumber River State Park provides a habitat for a wide variety of plants and animals. Wildflowers that can be seen at the park include wisteria, sarvis holly, Carolina bogmint, mountain laurel, wild azalea, spider lily and swamp mallow. Trees found in the swamps along the river include bald cypress, water elm, river birch and tulip poplar. Animals and birds in the area include the American alligator, white-tailed deer, American black bear, beavers, and northern river otters; and barred owls, great blue heron, wild turkey, sandpipers [3] and prothonotary warblers.

Nearby state parks[edit]

The following state parks are within 30 miles (48 km) of Lumber River State Park:

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Griffin Whirl
  2. ^ a b "Size of the North Carolina State Parks System". North Carolina Division of Parks and Recreation. January 1, 2015. Archived from the original (XLS) on October 4, 2015. Retrieved October 3, 2015. 
  3. ^ a b c "Lumber River State Park". The Nature Conservancy. Archived from the original on 2006-12-15. Retrieved 2007-04-11. 
  4. ^ a b c "Lumber River State Park". North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources. Retrieved 2007-04-11. 

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