William B. Umstead State Park  »  Hours of Operation

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Park Hours

The gate at the Crabtree Creek entrance will open at 7 a.m. daily as part of a pilot program to allow early access to the trails system. From March 15th through December 1st, the family campground gate will remain open an additional hour after the park closes so those campers have access in and out the park during that time.

Hours for Crabtree Creek Entrance:
December-February, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.
November, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
March, April, September, October, 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.
May - August, 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day

Hours for Reedy Creek Entrance:
December - February, 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
November, 7:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
March, April, September, October, 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
May - August, 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day

William B. Umstead main park gates are closed and locked promptly at posted closing time. No entry or exit is permitted after this time except for law enforcement or medical emergencies.

Park Office/Visitor Center Hours
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day

The exhibit hall is located in the park's visitor center and is open:
January - December, 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day

Boathouse - Hours of Operation (for canoe and row boat rental)
Weekends, beginning the first weekend in April through the first weekend in October.
Saturday & Sunday: 8:30am-4:30pm (last boat goes out at 3:30pm).

Tent and Trailer Family Campground - Season of Operation: March 15th - December 1st