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The road is open to vehicle traffic up to the first overlook.
All trails are CLOSED until staff can clear all hazardous trees.

 Posted on: Friday, November 16, 2018
Overlook Closed   

Beginning October 22, 2018 until further notice, the Jefferson Ovelook (third overlook)  will be closed to vehicular and foot traffic due to the bulding of rock steps on Mountain Ridge Trail..

 Posted on: Friday, October 19, 2018
Activities

Hiking

The park is a great place for a hike! See the Trails page for more information.

Picnicking

The picnic area is located in a beautiful wooded location near the summit of Mount Jefferson. Facilities include 19 tables and eight grills. There is a picnic shelter which may be reserved.

Contact:

Mount Jefferson State Natural Area

1481 Mt Jefferson State Park Rd
West JeffersonNC 28694
Phone336-246-9653
mount.jefferson@ncparks.gov
Latitude: 36.393564
Longitude: -81.468012

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8am - sunset
Closed Christmas Day

Park Office
8am - 5pm weekdays
Closed state holidays