Outdoor Adventurists

At the top of the list is a hike at Crowders Mountain State Park, the views are spectacular. Check out the the Carolina Thread Trail for other great hiking opportunities. Outdoor adventurers may enjoy camping, fishing or canoeing all available at Crowders Mountain State Park. Put your feet in the water and check out kayaking and paddle boarding along the Catawba and South Fork Rivers. Walk over the pedestrian bridge to Goat Island and enjoy disc golf, picnicking and paddle boats. Take a break and enjoy your lunch on the patio at String Bean, Old Stone or Cherubs Café.  

Crowders Mountain

Crowders Mountain

522 Park Office Ln.
Kings Mountain, NC
704-853-5375
NC Parks, Friends of Crowders
US National Whitewater Center

US National Whitewater Center

5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy.
Charlotte, NC
704-391-3900
website, facebook
Camping at Crowders Mountain

Camping at Crowders Mountain

522 Park Office Ln.
Kings Mountain, NC
704-853-5375
website, Twitter
South Fork River Park

South Fork River Park

4185 Mountain View St.
Gastonia, NC
704-922-2160
website, facebook
Carolina Thread Trail

Carolina Thread Trail

4530 Park Rd., Ste. 420
Charlotte, NC
704-376-2556
website

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