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Stone Mountain State Park

3042 Frank Pkwy, Roaring Gap, NC 28668-9532
+1 336-957-8185
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Fun Day Trip

We only live an hour south, but had never been. We took our goat (yes our goat) and hiked down... read more

Reviewed yesterday
wrobin
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Great time with the family

The kids had a blast! You HAVE TO RIDE THE DUCK!!! We stayed in a yurt which is a tent with AC and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jeremy B
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This 15,000-acre North Carolina state park offers trout fishing, hiking, climbing and scenic waterfalls.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the loop” (37 reviews)
“middle falls” (9 reviews)
“old homestead” (12 reviews)
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3042 Frank Pkwy, Roaring Gap, NC 28668-9532
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+1 336-957-8185
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"the loop"
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"middle falls"
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"old homestead"
in 12 reviews
"granite dome"
in 9 reviews
"upper lot"
in 4 reviews
"nc state"
in 6 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 14 reviews
"lower trail"
in 3 reviews
"great camping"
in 5 reviews
"cedar rock"
in 8 reviews
"great hike"
in 11 reviews
"rock face"
in 5 reviews
"day trip"
in 13 reviews
"visitor center"
in 12 reviews
"great exercise"
in 3 reviews
"strenuous hike"
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"wooden steps"
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Reviewed yesterday

We only live an hour south, but had never been. We took our goat (yes our goat) and hiked down about 1/2 way down to the waterfalls. Well maintained trails, lots of well maintained steps too (with nice stopping / sitting spaces). A bit crowded...More

Thank wrobin
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The kids had a blast! You HAVE TO RIDE THE DUCK!!! We stayed in a yurt which is a tent with AC and played till we were exhausted. I did a mini film when I was a child and pretend to be a my climber....More

Thank Jeremy B
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wife and I drove out from the triad on Sunday. Rangers were friendly and helpful. Did the " loop" from the upper lot. Views from the top were very very good. Waterfalls. River. Woods. Mountains. Perfect. Its a 5 miler or so. Bring a lunch...More

Thank patandjamie
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Took a first time camping trip to Stone Mountain after a recommendation from a friend. Here's the breakdown: Campground - Spacious and clean campground area. Camp site was easy to find and the tent pad came with a picnic table and fire ring. Tent pad...More

1  Thank melfc100
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

FYI - due to storm damage, part of the Stone Man loop trail is closed. If you want to visit the bottom of any/all three of the waterfalls, park at the LOWER trailhead parking lot and go to the falls...do not go over the top...More

8  Thank Scubasteven
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Stone Mountain State Park, in northwestern North Carolina, offers invigorating walks, impressive vistas, and idyllic environs for fishing, horseback riding, picnicking, and camping. A spectacular 600-foot granite dome is the focal point for the 13,800-plus acre park that bears its name. More than 16 miles...More

2  Thank D2958ZXgarym
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

There were barely 2 camping sites available when we booked and the single image of our campsite on the website itself looked too good to be true. It was actually so much better than the picture can do justice! We went in the first week...More

1  Thank thinkingdna
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

I thoroughly enjoy hiking and exploring different places. I decided to take the post thanksgivng day to hike off my turkey meal. So I ventured out to \stone mountain. First, easy access to get there. Second, I started at the upper parking lot ( the...More

1  Thank diceccod
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

This is an interesting park. Due to severe wind storms indiscriminately knocking down trees all over the park, several trails were closed. Didn’t matter. As is the case in state parks, there is plenty of historical and natural information that directly pertains to that park...More

Thank mkprobst
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Stone is justly famous for slab climbing and runouts. What a terrific place. The slab is beautiful and sticky rather than polished (mostly). You have to do the Arch.

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