Dismal Swamp Canal Welcome Center
2356 US Hwy 17 N
South Mills, NC
Monday 9am – 5pm
Wednesday – Saturday 9am – 5pm
The Welcome Center, which also operates as a rest stop for Highway 17, has restrooms that are open 24/7. Information is available on things to do and sites to see.
Dock on the free dock located at the Welcome Center on the east side of the Dismal Swamp Canal. The free face dock has enough room for about 3 – 4 boats on a first come first served basis. Common courtesy dictates that the first boats in dock as far to one end as possible to allow the maximum room for following boats. Rafting is expected.