Lake Waccamaw State Park

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Lake Waccamaw State Park
North Carolina State Park
Grass Sunset.jpg
Sunset at Lake Waccamaw State Park
Named for: Lake Waccamaw
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Columbus
Elevation 45 ft (13.7 m)
Coordinates 34°15′33″N 78°28′06″W / 34.25917°N 78.46833°W / 34.25917; -78.46833Coordinates: 34°15′33″N 78°28′06″W / 34.25917°N 78.46833°W / 34.25917; -78.46833 [1]
Area 2,201 acres (890.7 ha) [2]
Founded 1976
Management North Carolina Division of Parks and Recreation
IUCN category III - Natural Monument
Lake Waccamaw State Park is located in North Carolina
Lake Waccamaw State Park
Location of Lake Waccamaw State Park in North Carolina
Website: www.ncparks.gov/lake-waccamaw-state-park

Lake Waccamaw State Park is a North Carolina state park in Columbus County, North Carolina, in the United States. Located near the town of Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina, it covers 2,201-acre (8.91 km2)[2] along the shores of Lake Waccamaw, a Carolina bay. Lake Waccamaw State Park is located in North Carolina's Coastal Plain.

References[edit]

  1. ^ United States Geological Survey. "Lake Waccamaw State Park, USGS Lake Waccamaw East (NC) Topo Map". TopoQuest. Retrieved 2008-06-30. 
  2. ^ a b "Size of the North Carolina State Parks System" (XLS). North Carolina Division of Parks and Recreation. January 1, 2015. Retrieved October 3, 2015. 

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