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Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 11:30am
Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 11:00am
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 9:30am

Friends Hike: Lago Vista

Join us at The Lake House Diner by Lake Lure Beach as the Park Superintendent updates residents  on new projects within the park. 
After our lunch meeting we will hike the proposed new entrance/exit to the park, Lago Vista. 
This moderate hike will be 1 mile up a paved road with astounding views of Hickory Nut Gorge. 
If you have questions, we have answers!  

This series of guided hikes is sponsored by the Friends of Chimney Rock State Park and led by Park Rangers

This lunch and hike is open to everyone.  Lunch is Not included

Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing for tough mountain terrain and variable mountain weather. Bring plenty of water, snacks, & a lunch.  Programs are scheduled but ending time may vary based on the abilities of the group. 
Space is limited. Call 828-625-1823 to reserve your space today!
 

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
This moderate hike will be 1 mile up a paved road
Date of Event: 
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 11:30am to 3:00pm
Start Location: 
Meet at The Lake House Diner. 2795 Memorial Hwy, Lake Lure, NC 28746
Contact:

743 Chimney Rock Park Road
Chimney Rock, NC 28720

828-625-1823
chimney.rock@ncparks.gov

Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park:
800-277-9611
visit@chimneyrockpark.com

 

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