Mt. Jefferson will be closing at 7:00 pm on July 4, 2020. There will be no fireworks viewing at the park. Please plan accordingly.Last updated on: Sunday, June 28, 2020
Hiking trails and restrooms are open. Picnic Shelter remains closed.Last updated on: Wednesday, June 3, 2020
There are no entrance fees to enjoy the park. In addition to park-specific rules, please read the systemwide Park Rules for all North Carolina State Parks.
Event permits. Some events—such as weddings, athletic contests, company parties, etc.—may require a Special Activity Permit. If you're unsure whether such a permit is necessary for your event, call the park office beforehand. You can download a Special Activity Permit application or obtain one from the park office.
Research and collection permits. A permit is required for any project involving the collection, removal or disturbance of any natural or cultural resource of any state park unit and for projects that require placing monitoring equipment in any state park unit. Learn more about research and collection permits or fill out a permit application online.
A $25 fee will be charged for all returned checks.