Naturalist Niche: Top of the Mountain Trek

  • Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park

  • Address: 431 Main Street, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
  • Times: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Admission: Cost: Includes Park admission: $23 Adult, $8 Annual Passholder, $13 Youth (ages 5-15), $6 Rockin’ Discovery Passholder. Advance registration required.
  • Phone: (828) 625-9611
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This naturalist-led hike explores the top of Chimney Rock Mountain where you’ll discover a much different world than in the main portion of the Park. Learn about the fascinating history of this area and more about the wildlife that can be found utilizing this unique habitat. This hike is considered moderate-to-strenuous.