One-of-a-kind hunting paradise nestled within the Hofmann Forest! Complete with food plots, box stands, a pond, and a beautiful hunting cabin – this property is truly unique! Black bears, white-tail deer, turkeys and more!
117 acres of hunting land with a cabin for sale in Jones County NC! Located right off White Oak River Road, this property is a hunter’s dream. There is gated access and a well-maintained road system. A full-sized pickup truck can make its way around the majority of the property. Throughout the road system there are numerous hunting stands and turkey blinds, food plots, a pond, and travel roads. There are also pockets of hardwoods that are scattered throughout the property, providing beneficial hard mast for wildlife during the fall months (see aerial drone photos).
There is a three acre and a two acre food plot that have been planted, mowed, and maintained over the years. One food plot area has a carport shelter nearby with farm implements such as disks, plows, and harrows that convey with the purchase (see photo gallery). There are also custom designed permanent feeders that have been erected that allow the legal baiting of wildlife and have been designed so that bears cannot raid the bait before being deposited. The pond is roughly one acre is one of the main areas of wildlife activity (see photos of the wild turkey in the photo gallery). Black bear, bobcat, whitetail-deer, and wild turkey tracks were all spotted around the water source. There is also a fish feeder that is set on a timer situated over the pond.
The cabin is rustic, yet modern. There is a large front porch on the front with a swing. The rear of the cabin sports a lean-to design that is ideal for parking ATVs or UTVs under, or even dressing out wild game. There is ample parking space for your vehicle as well as your hunting buddy’s. Once you enter the cabin, you will see two bunk beds, a kitchen area, a kitchen table, a stove, and bathroom. This is not your typical hunting shack. This cabin runs solely off solar power and last for days.
So what separates this property from the rest? This property is surrounded by the Hofmann Forest! The 79,000 acre forest is owned by North Carolina State University and is renowned for its fantastic hunting, especially for black bears. The access road is very well maintained and private. When at the cabin, you don’t hear any traffic. You are isolated and in a very private location. Furthermore, the Hofmann forest has been set aside as a natural game land and reserve and will not be developed, so you will benefit from any wildlife management the NCWRC implements on the Hofmann and never have any close neighbors impeding on your privacy. The town of Maysville (http://www.townofmaysville.org/) and Trenton are only minutes away, providing you with all necessary amenities for your hunting trips. Black bear hunting is huge in eastern NC. In fact, the Hofmann Forest is renowned for its black bear hunting (http://www.gameandfishmag.com/hunting/hunting_big-game-hunting_nc_aa123704a/).
Properties such as this are incredibly rare. If you are interested in owning a fantastic hunting property where family and friends can stay nights at a time, spend quality time together, and experience some of the best hunting North Carolina has to offer, then this is the property for you!
We politely as that with the passing of the North Carolina Landowner’s Protection Act that you view this property by appointment only. The property is privately owned, posted, and gated, so no trespassing laws are strictly enforced. Showings are for serious inquiries only.
For additional photographs of the property visit our “MapRight” mapping system. Simply copy and paste this link into your browser (https://mapright.com/ranching/maps/641dbd86e1f2cf0ccedc801c20433b33/share) and then click on any of the icons to see photographs taken from those exact locations as well as drone photos taken from the air. Click around and change the base layers to view shaded relief or hydrology maps of the area.