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National Public Lands Day, Volunteer Trail Work Day

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Upcoming Events:

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00am
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 8:00am
Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 8:00am

National Public Lands Day, Volunteer Trail Work Day

Volunteer at Crowders's Mountain State Park and participate in the largest, single-day volunteer effort for public lands in the nation.  We will meet at the Sparrow Springs Visitor Center at 8:00am for refreshments, fellowship, and a brief meeting.  Following the meeting, the crew leaders will divide the volunteers into crews and work on trail maintenance projects until 11:30am.  Water, snacks, work gloves, safety glasses, insect repellant, and tools will be provided by the park.  Dress appropriately for outdoor work and bring any medications that you may need. 

Date of Event: 
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00am to 11:30am

Start Location: 
Sparrow Springs Visitor Center

Map of North Carolina

 

Contact

704-853-5375
crowders.mountain@ncparks.gov

 

Addresses

Park office and
Sparrow Springs access

522 Park Office Lane
Kings Mountain, NC 28086

GPS: 35.213316, -81.293555
 

Linwood access

4611 Linwood Road
Gastonia, NC 28086

GPS: 35.240917, -81.269312

 

Boulders access

108 Van Dyke Road
Kings Mountain, NC 28086

GPS: 35.171180, -81.362762

 

Hours

The gates at Linwood Road, Boulders and Sparrow Springs access (including all trails, picnic areas and the lake) close at the listed times below.

  • December to February:
    7:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • March to April:
    7:00am to 8:00pm
     
  • May to September:
    7:00am to 9:00pm
     
  • October:
    7:00am to 8:00pm
     
  • November:
    7:00am to 7:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     
  • 8:00am to 5:00pm daily
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     

Campers may access the Campground Trail parking at Sparrow Springs during these hours:

  • December to February:
    7:00am to 7:00pm
     
  • March to April:
    7:00am to 9:00pm
     
  • May to September:
    7:00am to 10:00pm
     
  • October:
    7:00am to 9:00pm
     
  • November:
    7:00am to 8:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day

​There is a 1-mile hike to the campground from the parking lot. Please plan accordingly.