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July 4th Weekend Family Fun

June 30, 2018 @ 8:30 am - July 4, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Climbing Tower open 11am-4pm; Family Animal Encounters 2pm.

July 4th is the ultimate summer holiday to spend with family and friends and Chimney Rock is the perfect place to do it. July 1 – 4 you can challenge yourself on our 32-foot climbing tower, take in the different views on one of our many trails and even get up-close to some of our wilder staff at the 2pm Family Animal Encounter.

Details on family activities can be found on our website.

Cost: Included with Park admission.


June 30, 2018 @ 8:30 am
July 4, 2018 @ 7:00 pm


Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park
431 Main St NC 28720 United States


Landdis Hollifield