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Kings Mountain

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54°

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HOURS

8 a.m. - 6 p.m., daily (extended to 7 a.m. - 9 p.m. during Daylight Saving Time)

OFFICE

11 a.m. - noon & 4 - 5 p.m. M-F

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ADMISSION

$2/adult; $1.25 SC Seniors; age 15 & younger free

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PETS

Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife. Pets are not allowed in or around cabins, cabin areas or other lodging facilities.

Kings Mountain State Park  Has Wifi

Wifi Available

BY THE NUMBERS

1 of 16 SC State Parks built by the Civilian Conservation Corps

115 standard campsites for RVs or tent camping

10 tent sites for tent camping only

15 equestrian campsites

30 miles of equestrian trails

20+ plus miles of hiking trails

1 Ridgeline Trail that connects 3 parks and 2 states

2 park lakes - Lake Crawford and Lake York - for fishing and paddling

5 picnic shelters available for rent for group gatherings

6885 acres for you to enjoy

Kings Mountain State Park

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Area Info

For more information on things to see and do in the area:

  • Driving Directions:
    From I-85 Southbound (coming from Charlotte): Take exit 8, turn left onto Hwy 161, go across NC/SC state line and park entrance will be on the right.

    From I-85 Northbound (coming from Spartanburg): Take NC exit 2, onto Hwy 216/Park Road. Turn right and travel approximately five miles through the National Park and the park office will be on the right.

    From I-77:Take exit for Hwy 5 toward Rock Hill. Follow Hwy 5 through Rock Hill to York. In York, turn N onto Hwy 321, then bear left onto Hwy 161, entrance will be on the left.
  • Mountain Location: Yes
  • Counties: York & Cherokee
  • Acreage: 6885
  • Miles to Nearest Hospital: 10
  • Miles to Nearest Town: 10
  • Miles to Nearest Grocery Store: 8
  • Florence, SC: 131
  • Charlotte, NC: 30
  • Augusta, GA: 146
  • Columbia, SC: 91
  • Charleston, SC: 200
  • Greenville, SC: 70
  • Raleigh, NC: 174
  • Atlanta, GA: 206