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Loved this place

We hiked to the stone mountain fall which was amazing. You can go down several hundred steps to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kim S
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Day hike

My wife and I spent the day hiking the 4.3 mile loop to the summit of the mountain and to the 200... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2019
Timberlake, North Carolina
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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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 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hiked to the stone mountain fall which was amazing. You can go down several hundred steps to see the fall from different heights. Coming back up was tough but it was worth it. We then went out to the widow's waterfall which is much...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kim S
Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I spent the day hiking the 4.3 mile loop to the summit of the mountain and to the 200 ft. water fall. It was quite a hike but well worth it. Absolutely beautiful views! Looking forward to coming back with our kids....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

Our time was short so we didn't get to hike to the waterfalls. We love falls, but time wasn't in our favor. The park was beautiful, clean and the staff was helpful. I definitely want to go back when we have several hours. I'm sure...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sue L
Reviewed January 16, 2019

OK, if this is so great, why only 4 out of 5? Because if you hike all the way to the top IT AINT EASY :) You need to be in pretty good shape. But the hiking is easy the first half so that is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Granicus007
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

This park is great..the scenery is beautiful..the walk to the waterfall will definitely raise your heart rate with all those steps...and the view from the summit is awesome....the only negative that I have is the park ranger there is the worst I’ve ever seen...went into...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank kellyg855
Reviewed November 16, 2018

Maountain bike trails look great here but we didnt ride. There is some leveation and watersedge stuff and a fantastic of diferrent grade day hikes. Want some excercise or just a beautiful stroll, this is a great little semi-suburban park. Plenty parking and awesome fauna...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CultjaVultja
Reviewed November 6, 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Chuck F
Reviewed October 14, 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gargoyle158
Reviewed October 9, 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

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank doublewoodscj
Reviewed October 8, 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

Date of experience: September 2018
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John C
July 17, 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
April 11, 2015|
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Response from Heidi B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - just hiked but definitely worth the visit.