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Where is the Sun?

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Upcoming Events:

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 2:00pm

Where is the Sun?

Join the park ranger for this unique afternoon solar eclipse program. We will enjoy the mountain’s breathtaking visits as we learn a few fun facts about the sun and the eclipse on this special day. Note: Mt. Jefferson State Natural Area is not in the path of totality for this eclipse.     

Date of Event: 
Monday, August 21, 2017 - 2:00pm
Start Location: 
1st Overlook (Sunset Overlook)

Mount Jefferson State Natural Area

1481 Mt Jefferson State Park Rd
West JeffersonNC 28694
Latitude: 36.393564
Longitude: -81.468012

Park Hours:

8am - sunset
Closed Christmas Day

Park Office
8am - 5pm weekdays
Closed state holidays