Jan. 19, 2022 - Mount Jefferson's park road is now open to the top. Trails are open, however use caution due to snow and icy conditions.Last updated on: Wednesday, January 19, 2022
11/29/2021 - The restrooms at the Summit (picnic area) are closed for the winter season.Last updated on: Monday, November 29, 2021
Mount Jefferson State Natural Area is in Ashe County on the US 221 Bypass between the towns of Jefferson and West Jefferson. Traveling west on I-40 from Greensboro, or from I-77, take US 421 west past the Blue Ridge Parkway. Turn right on US 221 and travel north. After crossing the intersection with NC 163, follow the signs to the park by turning right on S.R. 1152, which leads into the park.
Traveling east on I-40 from Asheville, take US 221 north through Boone. After crossing the intersection with NC 163, follow the signs to the park by turning right on S.R. 1152, which leads into the park.
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