Hanging Rock State Park - Hiking
Hanging Rock State Park is home to some of the most dramatic views in central Carolina. Several significant waterfalls are easily accessible with a short hike from the visitors center
One great thing about Hanging Rock is the variety of hikes. You can reach the peak in 1.5 miles and see two waterfalls just a mile from the parking lot.
Destination Distance From Downtown
To take in all the best of Hanging Rock, a ten-mile hike requires enough elevation change to wear out most hikers.
Time To Complete
At 2 mph and with some time to appreciated the views and falls, the 10-mile hike will take about six hours to complete.
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