4099 S. 17th Street
Wilmington, NC 28412
Andy Fairbanks Manager
Hours: Monday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- Nature Preserve
- Handicap accessible 1.3 mile walking/bike trail
- Picnic shelters
- Playground areas
- Community building available for rentals & classes
- Halyburton Park Trail Guide
- Events Center Brochure for Weddings/Special Events
Pre-registration is required for all programs. Call 341.0075 for more information. REGISTER ONLINE
- Preschool Nature Programs
- Fitness Classes
- Summer Nature Camps
- School Field Trips
- Dragonfly Curriculum
- Dragonfly Guide
Halyburton Park is the perfect location for weddings, birthday parties, business meetings and other special events.
Picnic Shelters Reserve Picnic Shelters Online
Hours to reserve: 9 am - 1 pm or 2 pm - 6 pm
$30 for 4 hours city tax payer
$35 for 4 hours non city taxpayer
Non-profit groups (with 501c3 designation)*
Cost: City taxpayer: $20 for 4 hours
Non-city taxpayer: $25 for 4 hours
Birding Trip - Lake Mattamuskeet & Pocosin Lakes
- Date: -
- Introduction: Join us for a birding trip
Lake Mattamuskeet and Pocosin Lakes NWR Birding Trip
Date: 1/12 – 1/13 Time: 5 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Age: 18 and up Cost: $100
Pre-registration required. Register Online or call 341.0075.
This trip will focus on waterfowl, shorebirds and land birds of Eastern North Carolina. We will tour Pocosin Lakes and Lake Mattamuskeet NWR, home to tens of thousands of Tundra Swan and Snow Geese, to observe a variety of migratory waterfowl. Cost is $100/participant with transportation and entrance fees included. Lodging (Double room occupancy) and meals are coordinated but not included in the cost of the trip. Registration deadline is January 6.