The Little Known Cave In North Carolina That Everyone Should Explore At Least Once
When most people (tourists and residents alike) visit North Carolina’s famous Hanging Rock State Park, caves aren’t at the forefront of their mind. The park is widely known for the cliff locations found within that offer far-reaching views of the surrounding area. The mountain cliffs found here are part of the easternmost mountains in the state, the Sauratown Mountains, as opposed to the Blue Ridge Mountains found farther west.
Hanging Rock State Park is located at 1790 Hanging Rock Park Rd., Danbury, NC27016. The park opens daily at 7:00 a.m. and closing times vary by season. Closing times are Dec., Jan., and Feb 7:00 p.m., Mar., Apr., and Oct. 9:00 p.m.; May through Sept 10:00 p.m., and Nov. at 8:00 p.m. The park’s visitor center is open daily 9:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Admission is free. Learn more, including information about other activities also available at Hanging Rock State Park on the official website of North Carolina State Parks.
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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