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Stars and Planets

The river is perfect for paddling at Mayo River State Park

Map of North Carolina – Mayo River State Park

Contact the park



Mayo Mountain access
and park office

500 Old Mayo Park Road
Mayodan, NC 27027

GPS: 36.4391, -79.9475

Deshazo Mill access

113 Deshazo Road
(off of Anglin Mill Road)
Stoneville, NC 27048

GPS: 36.5362, -79.9940


Anglin Mill access

Old Anglin Road/Mayo Beach Road
(off of Anglin Mill Road)
Stoneville, NC 27048

GPS: 36.5296, -79.9894

Hickory Creek access

Tyne Road
(off of Bennet Road)
Stoneville, NC 27048

GPS: 36.5093, -79.9984


Mayodan access

N.C. 135
(at Cedar Mountain Road)
Mayodan, NC 27027

GPS: 36.4073, -79.9650




  • November to February:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
  • March to April:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
  • May to August:
    8:00am to 9:00pm
  • September to October:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
  • Closed Christmas Day


  • Monday to Friday:
    8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Closed state holidays




Stars and Planets

  • Astronomy Stock Photo by Lucas Pezeta from Pexels

Join the Greensboro Astronomy Club under the stars. See galaxies, nebulae, star clusters and planets when available.

Starts after sunset and end time varies (a few hours of observation). Please arrive before normal park closing time, as the park gate will close to the general public (except for program attendees). Location for the program is the large field at the Mayo Mountain access.

If you have questions, please call the park office at 336-427-2530.

Date of Event: 
Saturday, June 25, 2022 - 8:45pm

Start Location: 
Large field at Mayo Mountain access

Park Maps and Brochures:

Upcoming Events:

Saturday, June 25, 2022 - 8:45pm
Saturday, July 30, 2022 - 8:45pm
Saturday, August 27, 2022 - 8:45pm