List of North Carolina state forests

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This article is about forests managed by the North Carolina Forest Service. For forests managed by NC State University, see List of NC State University forests.

The State of North Carolina has a group of nine protected areas known as State Forests which are managed by the North Carolina Forest Service, an agency of the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. The seven of the state forests are known as State Educational Forests, and they are primarily used to educate the public about the forest environment, forestry and forest management. One state forest was designated as a State Recreational Forest in recognition of its high recreational value and use. All the state forests provide some recreational facilities for hiking and picnicking.

North Carolina state forests[edit]

(by alphabetical order)
(of main entrance)
Bladen Lakes State Forest Bladen County
DuPont State Recreational Forest Hendersonville/Brevard
Clemmons Educational State Forest Clayton
Headwaters State Forest Rosman
Holmes Educational State Forest Hendersonville
Jordan Lake Educational State Forest Chapel Hill
Mountain Island Educational State Forest Mount Holly
Rendezvous Mountain Educational State Forest Purlear
Turnbull Creek Educational State Forest Elizabethtown
Tuttle Educational State Forest Caldwell County

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