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Upcoming Events:

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 4:30pm
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 2:00pm
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 10:30am
Trails

Trail network visits the Stone Mountain summit as well as waterfalls, trout streams, historic homestead and dramatic overlooks. Rugged terrain can offer hiking challenges, and equestrians enjoy a five-mile trail.

 


Black Jack Ridge Trail
Location: Reached from Cedar Rock and Wolf Rock trails.

Description:

The trail follows an old road bed through heavily wooded areas. In the winter, this strenuous hike offers wonderful views of Stone Mountain.


Surface: natural surface

Length:
1.50 miles
one way
Difficulty:
moderate
Blaze:
white square

Bridle Loop Trail
Location: Reached from Horse Trail Parking Area

Description:

This trail takes you through a covered wood area where you can see local wildlife and also an old liquor still demolished during prohibition.


Surface: natural surface

Length:
2.00 miles
loop
Difficulty:
moderate
Blaze:
red triangle

Bridle Out-and-Back Trail
Location: Reached from Horse Trail Parking Area

Description:

This out and back trail takes you through wooded areas were you can see local wildlife, views of the Blue Ridge Mountain escarpment, and local liquor stills demolished during prohibition.


Surface: natural surface

Length:
4.00 miles
one way
Difficulty:
moderate
Blaze:
red triangle

Cedar Rock Trail
Location: Available from Stone Mountain Loop Trail.

Description:

This trail takes you to the top of Cedar Rock were you can see the Blue Ridge Mountain escarpment.


Surface: natural surface

Length:
1.00 miles
one way
Difficulty:
moderate
Blaze:
red circle

Middle Falls/Lower Falls Trail
Location: Reached from Stone Mountain Loop or Wolf Rock Trails.

Description:

This trail leads hikers a half mile along Big Sandy Creek to Middle Falls and then extends to Lower Falls.


Surface: natural surface

Length:
0.50 miles
one way
Difficulty:
moderate
Blaze:
blue circle

3042 Frank Parkway
Roaring Gap, NC 28668

336-957-8185
stone.mountain@ncparks.gov

 

Map of North Carolina

GPS: 36.3873, -81.0273

 

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.

Fishing
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.