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Fun family day hike

Very well maintained park, with clear trail markings, ample parking and great views of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chuck F
Charlotte, North Carolina
Great Camp ground

We picked this park due to its proximity to the Parkway and it is about halfway in the middle. We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fruitland Park, Florida
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“old homestead”(12 reviews)
“middle falls”(9 reviews)
This 15,000-acre North Carolina state park offers trout fishing, hiking, climbing and scenic waterfalls.
3042 Frank Pkwy, Roaring Gap, NC 28668-9532
+1 336-957-8185
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well maintained park, with clear trail markings, ample parking and great views of the waterfalls.

Thank Chuck F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We picked this park due to its proximity to the Parkway and it is about halfway in the middle. We wanted to enjoy autumn in the mountains. This is the third time we have been in the North Carolina mountains and really do enjoy it....More

Thank gargoyle158
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The visitor center is at second floor. There is not much to see. We got the park map and went on to lower trail parking lot and walked the Stone Mountain Loop trail. It was quiet and full of fresh air. Then we hiked to...More

1  Thank doublewoodscj
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Great place to go if you like outdoors. Several of the negative reviewers on here did not even know that this is not the Stone Mountain in Georgia (which is private and not a state park) and they were making negative comments about that location....More

1  Thank savetellico
Reviewed 6 October 2018

I've been here several times and have found things to enjoy about every trail The hike to see the falls is over 400 vertical stairs, A way to avoid this is take the Stone Mountain Loop to the bottom of the falls and just make...More

1  Thank funtobhad
Reviewed 29 September 2018

We hiked to both the Stone Mountain falls and the Widows Creek falls. The hike to Stone Mountain falls started out nice and wide. Once at the falls, the trail went down some rock that was a little slick in the wet weather. Then there...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

The walk to the first waterfall was considered moderate...but there were so many steps to get to the bottom. It was very strenuous to get back up. It was worth it but very tough to get back. I was sad to see trash here and...More

1  Thank klay36
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Ventured out here to take the wife and dog on a nice hike to see the waterfalls. First time at this state park. Must say, I was very impressed. Very clean with plenty of parking. Lots of areas to wade in the cool creek along...More

Thank 704SunShine
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Super impressed by how well the state has kept up this park. Signs are freshly painted and very visible. meadows are under control--lush where possible, mowed where picnics and hiking are ideal. I even noticed that the part near the homestead is handicap-friendly--good on you!...More

Thank JSSAmber
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Wondering how to get the grandkids off X-Box? Sone Mountain State Park is such a beautiful place to hike. There are different trails for all skill levels. At dusk, there are abundant deer sightings. Bring a picnic and enjoy the cool mountain air and plentiful...More

2  Thank MaryPorento
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John C
17 July 2015|
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Response from hollyjolly77 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous response. I am unaware of a lodge or cabins at Stone Mountain also.
Jonathan A
11 April 2015|
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Response from Heidi B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - just hiked but definitely worth the visit.