Important Reminder to Day-Use Visitors: Our normal Saturday (5/27) and Sunday (5/28) parking reservations will be extended to Monday (5/29) due to it being Memorial Day Weekend. Please make a reservation if you plan to come any of those days. If you do not have a reservation, please make alternate plans as there is a strong possibility you will be turned away at the gate. (Posted 5/25/23)
PARK HOURS: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., daily. All hikers must be off trails by 7:30 p.m.
There are parking procedures put in place at Jones Gap that affect weekends and major Holidays. Day-use Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance. Please read this document for detailed information.
-Day-use Parking Reservations are required on weekends and Holidays. Monday through Friday Day-Use parking is a first come-first serve, unless associated with a major Holiday. Jones Gap is very busy on weekends and Holidays, if you do not have a reservations please make alternate plans as there is a high chance you may be turned away.
Hike-in trailside campsites are available only by reservation. There is no car-camping or RV camping at this park.
-It is difficult to drive and turn around any large vehicles that do not fit in a normal size parking space- such as RVS and campers. We have no parking spaces available to accommodate these size vehicles.
Trails Closure Warning:
>Falls Creek Trail (#31) is Closed.
>Hospital Rock Trail (#30) is Closed 1.6 Miles after Trail Head. It now ends at the rock formation referred to as Hospital Rock.