• Moores Creek National Battlefield, Currie North Carolina

    Moores Creek

    National Battlefield North Carolina

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  • Change in Operation Hours & Seasons

    Moores Creek National Battlefield's operating hours have changed. Please see Operating Hours & Seasons for more information.

  • Access to Moores Creek Bridge Closed for Trail Maintenance

    Due to recent storms, hiking trail acces to Moores Creek Bridge along the History Trail is limited. The rest of the park trails, including access to monuments and the battlefield is still accessible. Please call the park for further updates.

Outdoor Activities

Bird Watching

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

Fishing

Moores Creek, a very deep, black water creek is home to a variety of edible fish. Fishing is allowed in the picnic area only.

Picnicking

A large picnic area with a covered shelter, tables, charcoal grills, and restroom facilities, is available for use by visitors.

Did You Know?

Roosevelt

Moores Creek National Military Park, along with other battlefields, was administered by the War Department until 1933 when President Franklin Roosevelt transferred them to the National Park Service within the Department of Interior.