Hanging Rock State Park
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Updated: 2015-07-30 11:54:23
The boat rentals, refreshment stand and lake swimming areas will be open daily from 10:00 AM - 5:45 PM (Mondays 11:00 - 5:45), until Friday, August 21, 2015. Diving platform hours may be affected on weekdays in late August due to staff shortages.
Beginning on Saturday, August 22, the swimming area will be open on weekends only until Labor Day (including Labor Day Monday), after which the swimming area will be closed for the year. The boat rentals and concession stand will remain open on weekends only until October 25.
Please contact the park for more information.
Updated: 2015-07-13 15:38:27
1790 Hanging Rock Park Road, Danbury, NC 27016-7417
GPS: 36.411906, -80.254122
Not far from the cities of the Triad area, off the four-lane highways there's another North Carolina to be discovered sheer cliffs and peaks of bare rock, quiet forests and cascading waterfalls, views of the piedmont plateau that stretch for miles.
Hike the trails of Hanging Rock State Park and let nature put life's hectic pace in perspective. Rent a vacation cabin and fall asleep to the lullabies of spring peepers and chorus frogs. Join an interpretive program and discover something new about nature's bounty. Nestled in the hills is a cool mountain lake that beckons to swimmers and fishermen. Picnic areas and campgrounds lend themselves to time spent with family and friends. Hanging Rock State Park awaits you.