• Moores Creek Bridge

    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.

  • Inclement Weather and Park Closure

    Due to incoming wintry weather and expected icy road conditions as well as lack of road treatment on secondary roads, the park will close at 12:00 pm Tuesday, February 11, 2014 and will remain closed for Wednesday, February 12, 2014. More »

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?

Scottish Highlander's at the Bridge

The last Scottish clan army was the militia raised in the Cape Fear area of North Carolina to fight as British loyalists in 1776. They mounted what is believed to be the last major broadsword charge in Scottish history. Their story is told at Moores Creek National Battlefield.