• 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, the trail leading up to and beyond Moores Creek Bridge has been washed out due to flooding, making passage unsafe. Access to the bridge will be closed for the next couple of weeks. 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?

Free Men

Every free male, regardless of race, between the ages of 16 and 60 was required to serve in the colonial militia. He was expected to provide his own weapon and equipment. Learn more about colonial militias at Moores Creek National Battlefield.