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High 5 At Hanging Rock

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Upcoming Events:

Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 2:00pm
Sunday, March 3, 2019 - 2:00pm
Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 7:45pm

High 5 At Hanging Rock

Be your own champion as you run or hike to the 5 big peaks in Hanging Rock State Park. This is a challenging (but do-able by anyone with proper training and attitude) 10 plus mile outdoor adventure that showcases the natural beauty of one of the best state parks in North Carolina. All proceeds benefit Hanging Rock and Pilot Mountain State Parks. Registration is $30 and opens on January 1, 2019. Find registration options and all the information you need about the event on this website:    This event is brought to you by the Friends Of Sauratown Mountains!

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
Date of Event: 
Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 7:00am to 4:00pm
Start Location: 
Lake parking lot

Hanging Rock State Park

1790 Hanging Rock Park Road
DanburyNC 27016
Latitude: 36.411906
Longitude: -80.254120

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December, January, February: 7am - 7pm
March, April: 7am - 9pm
May, June, July, August, September: 7am - 10pm
October: 7am - 9pm
November: 7am - 8pm

Camping and cabin guests must arrive prior to the closing hour, after which the park gate is closed for the night.

The park is closed Christmas Day.

(Summer months only. Hours may vary slightly due to staff availability. Diving platform may be closed due to staffing, please inquire with staff for hours)
Monday: 11am - 5:45pm
Tuesday - Sunday: 10am - 5:45pm
(Fee charged for all swimmers. Free swim from 5-5:45 pm)

Boat Rentals and Concession Stand
Weekends only in spring and fall (10am - 5:30pm)
Daily during summer months

Park Visitor Center
9am - 4:45pm daily