Shop Reservations Newsroom

GO TO PARK

Education

Twin Falls at Gorges State Park
Home >> Gorges State Park >> Education

Park Maps and Brochures:

Upcoming Events:

Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 11:00am
Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 9:45am
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 10:15am
Auger Hole Trail Closed    

The Auger Hole trail is closed to all traffic until further notice due to existing safety hazards along the trail.  For updates call the park office or check on the parks website.

 Last updated on: Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Education

Gorges State Park opened its 7,100 square-foot Visitor Center in 2012. The Center was designed and built to national green building standards. Additionally two large picnic shelters with restrooms, and a maintenance facilities were completed. The Visitor Center is home to the park offices, large exhibit hall, a 75-person auditorium, 40-person classroom, and large covered wrap around decks offering outstanding southern views of the escarpment and park. The center received "GOLD" status by the national Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program. 

Check the Events calendar for more information.

 

Contact:

Gorges State Park

976 Grassy Ridge Road
SapphireNC 28774
Phone(828) 966-9099
gorges@ncparks.gov, Caution: GPS directions in this area of the state are not reliable.
Latitude: 35.096000
Longitude: -82.951000

Map of North Carolina

 

General Park Hours
7am to 9pm

Picnic Areas
8am to 7:30pm

Visitor Center
Monday - Sunday
9am to 5pm