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Flytrap Trail

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0.3 mile 0.5 kilometer out and back
100% Runnable
Easy

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Ascent: 3' 1 m
Descent: -1' 0 m
High: 7' 2 m
Low: 4' 1 m

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A quick loop through Pocosin wetlands.

Russell Hobart

Features Birding · Lake · Wildflowers

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A good, even trail.

Description

In the right season (May-June), Venus Flytraps can be found along the trail along with Sweet Pitcherplants. From the parking lot, choose left or right on the loop. Just make sure you take your time on the lifted walkway to get a birds-eye view of some of the plants.

Flora & Fauna

Venus flytraps and Sweet Pitcherplants!

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Venus Fly Traps await their meal on the Carolina Beach State Park Flytrap Trail.
Feb 23, 2017 near Carolin…, NC
Enjoy a variety of intriguing plants along the Flytrap Trail.
Feb 23, 2017 near Carolin…, NC

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