Longleaf Pine illustration with NCFS Shield Clemmons Educational State Forest

Longleaf Pine illustration with NCFS Shield Clemmons Educational State Forest

ALERTS


The Watershed Extension Loop Trail closed beginning Sept. 20, 2022, due to pipeline construction along parts of the trail.

NEWS


Talking Tree and Talking Rock trails part of JoCo Fall Hiking Challenge

March 1 marks beginning of peak season at Clemmons Educational State Forest


FOREST PROJECTS


Recreation


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Open picnic sites with tables and grills are available, as well as a spacious shelter complete with a massive stone fire place and plenty of seating. Reservations for the shelter are required.

Please note that while in the forest dogs must be on a leash and under direct control of an owner at all times. They must bear a collar displaying a valid rabies tag and owners must carry materials to remove waste.

Bicycles and other vehicles are not permitted on forest trails. When using the forest's trail system, please keep to the trails. There is no wading, bathing, swimming, boating or fishing in ponds and streams.