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FIRST DAY HIKE

Twin Falls at Gorges State Park

FIRST DAY HIKE

Join Park Rangers Alyssa Coburn and Neal Wilcox for a casual hike from the park visitor center to the Bearwallow Overlook and then down to the Upper Bearwallow Falls observation deck. This moderate, 2-mile hike is great for the whole family. Hikers will get to see several great views, a waterfall, as well as the park's LEED-certified Visitor Center. The walk will start at 10 a.m. from the Visitor Center Fireplace, where hot cocoa will be available compliments of Friends of Gorges!  Please be prepared with proper hiking shoes, water and dressed for the weather.

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
Two Miles, Moderate
Date of Event: 
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Start Location: 
Gorges State Park Visitor Center
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

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General Park Hours
7am to 9pm

Picnic Areas
8am to 7:30pm

Visitor Center
Monday - Sunday
9am to 5pm