Mount Mitchell State Park »  Hours of Operation
01/26/2015 updated at 8:25 am - Current conditions: 21 degrees with snow showers with 3 inches of accumulation since last night. Yesterday's high was 33 degrees with an overnight low of 21 degrees.
There is a Winter Weather Advisory in effect for elevations above 3,500 feet through late this evening.
Mount Mitchell State Park is closed. The blue ridge parkway access is closed from highway 80 and south of Mount Mitchell(from Asheville)due to hazardous road conditions.
Be advised sections of trails are ice covered.
Updated: 2015-01-26 08:38:05
Sections of the Blue Ridge Parkway may be closed please use the link below to view which sections.
For Real-Time Blue Ridge Parkway closures visit Blue Ridge Parkway Real-Time Closures
Updated: 2014-06-10 09:17:12
November - February, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
March, April, - 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
September and October, 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
May - August, 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day
Park Office Hours
8 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Sunday, April through October
8 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, November through March
Restaurant Hours 828-675-1024
May 1 - August 31, 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m., daily
September 1 - October 31, 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m., daily
Concession Stand / Gift Shop Hours
May - October, 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., daily