111 Acres of Hunting and Timber Land For Sale in Craven County NC!

Check out this beautiful hunting tract just minutes from New Bern and loaded with timber investment potential. Gated entry, deeded access down a well maintained gravel road, well groomed shooting lanes, and three distinct age groups of plantation pines. A small branch runs north along a finger of timber adjoining the road. This one has it all – food, water and shelter.

111 ac Hunting and Timberland for Sale in Craven County NC! Located off Old Hwy 70 East just minutes outside of downtown New Bern, this tract has everything you need for a hunting and timberland investment property. Well-groomed internal roads, mowed pathways that provide easy access all over the property and three distinct age groups of plantation pines. If you like hunting deer, turkey and bear and want a tract that is turn key and ready to hunt this one is right for you!

This tract consists of 33 acres of healthy two-year-old pines that were rowed and bedded. 41 acres of 8-year-old pines to the North of that and an additional 8 acres of semi-mature 25 plus year pines. The 29-acre balance is a nice hardwood and pine mix that provides outstanding habitat and balances out the cover and food sources for Turkey and Whitetail Deer. Beaverdam Branch crosses over a small finger of woods and flows North of the property, where two large 36″ culverts allow for a solid road bed with no washouts.

Craven County is known for excellent populations of Black Bear, and Whitetail Deer, and in recent years a healthy population of Wild Turkey have added to the mix and round out this sportsman paradise. If fishing is your passion the nearby Neuse River has some of the best fishing in all of eastern NC. This property is less than ten miles from the water and there are many public boat ramps where you can launch your vessel for day use.

Braided between the Neuse and Trent Rivers, the lovely town of New Bern is much more than a pass-through or pit stop on the way to North Carolina’s heralded beaches 30 miles away. For history buffs, it’s a jackpot of “firsts” and fine 18th-century homes as well as the new, interactive North Carolina History Center. For families, it’s a haven of affordable, livable neighborhoods and miles of waterfront playground. For retirees, New Bern boasts an ideal climate and a bevy of golf, arts and recreation opportunities. (https://www.greatamericancountry.com/places/local-life/what-its-like-to-live-in-new-bern-north-carolina)

Showings are made by appointment only, and the property is gated, and we would ask politely that all interested parties please contact the listing agent before entering the property.

If you would like more information on this or other timber Land for Sale in Craven County, NC call BILLY MCOWEN at 252-305-6720 or email BMCOWEN@MOSSYOAKPROPERTIES.COM and don’t forget to check us out on the web at MOPLANDMAN.COM.


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  • Property Features

    • Property State: North Carolina 
    • County: Craven 
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    • Price: $189,000 
  • Additional Information

    • Address: Off Old Hwy 70 West, New Bern, NC 28562 
    • Acreage: 111 
    • MOPLS ID: 44219 
  • About the Agent

    Billy McOwen
    • Billy McOwen is one of the founding partners of Mossy Oak Properties NC Land and Farms and served for many years as the Broker in Charge of the Greenville, North Carolina office. Billy has been inducted into the Mossy Oak Properties prestigious "Pinnacle Club" 9 times in the last 8 years. The Pinnacle Club recognizes the top 10 agents in the company every quarter and selections are made from over 650 agents in 90 offices and 25 states. In 2018, Billy was the top performing sales agent for the NC Land and Farms Team.

      Mossy Oak Properties - Land and Farms Realty Group, Inc. owns and manages five Mossy Oak Properties Real Estate franchises in two states, North Carolina and Virginia. We currently have 30 dedicated land brokers serving clients in three locations in North Carolina and two locations in Southeast Virginia. The Land and Farms Realty Group Inc. is responsible for all of the operations management, administration, marketing, financials, and transaction management for all of our offices. Billy is active in overseeing the day-to-day operations of the company, as well as, agent training in all five locations. He holds a NC General Contractors License and can assist clients in managing all facets of their land, home or lodge improvements. Billy’s passion for learning new and innovative approaches to marketing will continue to allow the Mossy Oak Properties Land and Farms Realty Group to utilize all the latest technology and techniques in promoting your property to ensure it receives maximum market exposure. His “old school” background coupled with his passion for learning will continue to drive the Mossy Oak Properties Land and Farms Realty Group to evolve with the changes in the market, all while maintaining the all-important personal connection to the client and the land. Contact Billy today to see how he and his team of land specialists can help you "Find Your Favorite Place".
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