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First Day Hike

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Upcoming Events:

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 2:00pm
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 1:30pm

First Day Hike

Bring in the new year with NC State Parks annual First Day Hike program. Meet a ranger at the Lower Trail Head Parking Area for a 3.5 mile moderate hike to Stone Mountain, Wolf Rock, and Cedar Rock. Bring clothes and shoes suitable for weather conditions. Feal free to take pictures and tell stories about past First Day Hikes.

Date of Event: 
Monday, January 1, 2018 - 1:00pm
Start Location: 
Lower Trail Head Parking Area

Stone Mountain State Park

3042 Frank Parkway
Roaring GapNC 28668
Phone336-957-8185 / Reservations 1-877-722-6762
Latitude: 36.387300
Longitude: -81.027300

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November - February: 7am - 6pm
March, April, September & October: 7am - 8pm
May - August: 7am - 9pm
Closed Christmas Day

Family & Group Campgrounds remain open after hours via the Royal Camp Ln Road.

Park Office
8am - 5pm daily, except closed weekends December - February.
Closed state holidays.

Year-round, from 7am until park closes.

Picnic Shelter
Shelters close 30 minutes before park closes.

Exhibit and Historic Site
Exhibits: open during park office hours.
Homestead site: open weekends, May through October. Visitors are welcome to walk the homestead site grounds when the site is not open.
Garden Creek Baptist Church historic site: services are held at 9am every Sunday, May - October and first Sunday, November - April. Visitors are welcome to walk the church grounds when the church is closed.