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Wolf Rock at Hanging Rock State Park

Upcoming Events:

Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 11:00am
Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 11:00am
Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 11:00am
Swimming Area Closure (August 20-21 and...   

The lake swimming area, boat rentals and refreshment stand will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday, August 20-21, and August 27-28, due to staff shortages caused by employees returning to school.

Otherwise, the swimming area will still be open daily until Monday, September 2 (Labor Day), which is the last day of operation for 2019.  The diving area may be closed at times in August depending on staff availability.  Please contact the park for more information.

 Last updated on: Thursday, August 1, 2019

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1790 Hanging Rock Park Road
Danbury, NC 27016

336-593-8480
hanging.rock@ncparks.gov

 

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GPS: 36.411906, -80.254120

 

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.

Swimming
(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