Ev-Henwood Nature Preserve


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  • 6150 Rock Creek Rd., NE

    Leland,   NC   28451


175 acre coastal forest nature preserve located in a rural setting of Brunswick County. Bordered by Town Creek, Ev-Henwood possesses outstanding natural and cultural resources. Native plants and animals can be observed and enjoyed while walking seven miles of maintained trails. Ev-Henwood Nature Preserve is about 10 miles south of Wilmington. A map is available on the website. This site is also featured on the NC Birding Trail. Species of interest include: Prothonotary Warbler, Swainson’s Warbler, Summer Tanager, Blue Grosbeak & Indigo Bunting.

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6150 Rock Creek Rd., NE
Leland NC 28451


Latitude: 34° 10' 4.44" / Longitude: -78° 7' 5.1594"

Special Directions:

To reach the preserve from route U.S. 17, follow Old Town Creek Road to its intersection with Town Creek Road, turn right and go about three blocks to Rock Creek Road.

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