Area park named among ‘Nine Not to Miss’

RALEIGH – The North Carolina Wildlife Federation’s recent list of “Nine in North Carolina Not to Miss” included Cowan’s Ford Wildlife Refuge, which sits near Mountain Island Lake.

The list details the top nine places to enjoy wildlife and wildlife-associated activities in the state.

From west to east, the list includes Little Tennessee River, Green River Game Land, Wilson Creek, Stone Mountain State Park/Thurmond Chatham Game Land Complex, Cowan’s Ford Wildlife Refuge, Hanging Rock State Park, Roanoke River, Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge-Pungo Unit and Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge.

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