One ticket price includes everything:

Guests purchase tickets (one ticket per person) and drive their own vehicles through the park, stopping along the way to enjoy a variety of activities. All proceeds from sales of tickets and souvenirs go toward caring for and presenting Grandfather Mountain in a manner that inspires good stewardship in others.

Grandfather Mountain is:

  • •  a scenic travel attraction
  • •  a globally recognized nature preserve
  • •  and one of the highest peaks in the Blue Ridge mountains (elv. 5946 feet)

Main Attractions:

  • •  Beautiful mountain scenery
  • •  Mile High Swinging Bridge
  • •  Environmental Habitats for native wildlife
  • •  Nature Museum
  • •  More than 12 miles of regularly maintained trails ranging in difficulty from easy nature walks to strenuous backcountry challenges.
  • •  Over 100 picnic tables and grills are scattered throughout the park.
  • •  Special activities and programs with the Mountain’s naturalists are presented daily during the summer months and are included in the price of admission.
  • •  Guided tours and guided hikes with the Mountain’s naturalists are available for an additional fee.

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