Shop Reservations Newsroom


Park News

Wetlands boardwalk at Haw River State Park
Winter Storm Warning   

The Summit Environmental Education & Conference Center and the Iron Ore Belt Day Use Area at Haw River State Park will close at 6pm starting Saturday, January 12, 2019 and remain closed on Sunday, January 13, 2019. 

 Last updated on: Saturday, January 12, 2019

Park News

Each of North Carolina’s state parks has special events during the year and news about facilities, trails, staff and park supporters. And, visitors are frequently finding new ways to explore a park’s unique cultural and natural resources. Check these pages to keep abreast of the news at your favorite parks.


Haw River State Park Summit Environmental Education and Conference Center

339 Conference Center Dr
Browns SummitNC 27214
Latitude: 36.250859
Longitude: -79.756390

Map of North Carolina


Open seven days a week with the following seasonal gate hours:

Nov - Feb:  8am - 6pm
March, April, May, Sept and Oct: 8am - 8pm
June - August: 8am - 9pm

Closed Christmas Day