Change in Operation Hours & Seasons
Moores Creek National Battlefield's operating hours have changed. Please see Operating Hours & Seasons for more information.
Inclement Weather Advisory and Park Closure
Moores Creek Naitonal Battlefield will be closed effective 12:00 pm Thursday, July 3, 2014 in anticipation of incoming Tropical Storm/Hurricane Arthur. The park will reopen Saturday, July 5 pending minimal park damage to trails, facilities, and roadways.
Moores Creek offers a variety of bird habitats and is a member of the North Carolina Birding Trail.
For more information go to: www.ncbirdingtrail.org
Moores Creek, a very deep, black water creek is home to a variety of edible fish. Fishing is allowed in the picnic area only.
A large picnic area with a covered shelter, tables, charcoal grills, and restroom facilities, is available for use by visitors.
Did You Know?
The victory at the battle of Moores Creek Bridge resulted in North Carolina being the first of the thirteen colonies to instruct its delegates to the 1776 Continental Congress to vote for independence.