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500 Old Mayo Park Road
Mayodan, NC 27027

336-427-2530
mayo.river@ncparks.gov

 

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GPS: 36.439111, -79.947526

 

November - February: 8am - 6pm
March, April, September & October: 8am - 8pm
May - August: 8am - 9pm
Closed Christmas Day

Park Office
8am - 5pm weekdays
Closed state holidays

Mayo Mountain access closed   

The Mayo Mountain access at Mayo River State Park is closed until further notice to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Trails, picnic areas, and parking areas, as well as the park office and the group campsite are closed.

All other accesses remain open for hiking, fishing, and boat launch at this time, but please practice social distancing during your visit.

 Last updated on: Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Mayo River State Park

Envisioned as a riverine park along the Mayo River corridor from Virginia to the Town of Mayodan, Mayo River State park is under development, but offers basic state park amenities on the 400-acre site of the former Mayo Park, a historic and prized community gathering place. The centerpiece of the park is a restored pavilion-style picnic shelter designed by renowned architect Antonin Raymond. This is flanked by picnic grounds, small fishing ponds and a growing network of hiking trails. Rangers offer free interpretive programs at the park and outreach programs at area locations can be arranged. Paddling opportunities on the mild whitewater Mayo River are available from local outfitters.