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Rocky Face Mountain Recreational Area

3451 Rocky Face Church Road, Hiddenite, NC 28636
+1 828-632-1093
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Wanna Hike???

This a a fantastic place to take a hike to see and awesome view from the top!! Its also really nice... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
JoAnn I
New Favorite Park!

A friend and I discovered this park a couple of weeks ago and have really enjoyed getting to know... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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Home to unusual cacti plants, this site offers a multitude of outdoor activities from hiking and biking to hang-gliding and parasailing.
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3451 Rocky Face Church Road, Hiddenite, NC 28636
+1 828-632-1093
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

This a a fantastic place to take a hike to see and awesome view from the top!! Its also really nice for a packed picnic lunch, or a place for groups to meet.

Thank JoAnn I
Reviewed 15 May 2017

A friend and I discovered this park a couple of weeks ago and have really enjoyed getting to know the trails and surrounding area. We're two laps in to the Vertical Mile Challenge, if I lived closer I'd be here 3-4 times a week. It's...More

Thank Ljhowardncsu
Reviewed 9 May 2017

For most of the 20 years that I lived in Alexander Co. this was a dump site for all types of trash and animals. When the county decided to take it over and turn it into a park, they did a phenomenal job! The place...More

Thank Jturnerfnp
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

My family enjoyed it but it was scary to me there were snakes there and I'm scared of heights so it wasn't for me but it is a great place to get some hiking exercising in

Thank mom_dadof12
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This park is wonderful for walking and taking dogs with you to walk or run the trails. They have a variety of trails from easy to hard to challenging so check it out. Great place for the family outing. The park has restroom facilities. The...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We had a beautiful day stretching out in front of us and wanted to get outside, maybe did some hiking, but we didn't want to drive too far. In just over an hour from our home, we were on the hiking trails at Rocky Face....More

Thank JenPNC
Reviewed 31 December 2016

I live in Charlotte, NC area and this is only about one hour drive north to do some nice hiking. There are about five miles of trails and all of them require climbing up to the top, however it is gradual so not to bad....More

1  Thank CarolinasGal
Reviewed 28 June 2016

open from sun-up to sun-down .. this is one of those "lost in the states place" .. it's rural country at it's best. the hiking has some tough and easy trails which ever your a mind to .. either way .. when you hit the...More

1  Thank Randy G
Reviewed 15 June 2016

A great place in Alexander County to spend some time with your family. It took about 2-2 1/2 hours to hike to the top and back. There are also various trails to chose from.

Thank R K
Reviewed 3 May 2016

First visit here. Park is very clean and well maintained. There is a picnic shelter with clean restrooms. I do not rock climb, but there are several routes up the rock according to the map. We hiked about 2 miles of the trails, sticking to...More

2  Thank cathleen c
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