Tin for Ten

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

Chimney Rock Park celebrates 10 years as a state park. Since that anniversary is celebrated with tin, guests who bring a nonperishable can or...

July 4th Weekend Family Fun

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

Chimney Rock Park offers animal encounters and a climbing tower over the July 4th holiday weekend. Events are included in the cost of admission.

Naturalist Niche: Old Growth Forests

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

Go off the beaten path and discover special sights you can only experience with a guide, such as 200-year-old trees. This is a moderate...

$5 – $22

Krazy with Kudzu

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

Naturalists are working hard to eradicate this noxious invasive that poses a significant threat to the biodiversity in the Southeast. But, even this weed...

Naturalist Niche: Waterfall Exploration

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

People are invited to explore Hickory Nut Falls at Chimney Rock Park during this guided hike. Registration is required.

$5 – $22

Movin’ On Up

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

Chimney Rock hosts an event designed for families that want to stay active. A variety of health specialists, fitness experts, outdoor enthusiasts, and kid-friendly...

Flex with Felines

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

An instructor from Violet Owl Wellness in Asheville leads an hour-long yoga class that includes cats from Brother Wolf Animal Rescue. Students will bend...

$15

Explore the Skyline Trail

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

A naturalist will lead this three-mile roundtrip hike on the Skyline Trail. Registration is required.

Senior Trout Fishing on the Rocky Broad River

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

To celebrate National Grandparents Day, senior anglers are invited to bring their grandkids to Chimney Rock and go fishing together. You can borrow equipment...

A Gorge-ous Evening Out

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

People are invited to enjoy an intimate evening celebrating the Hickory Nut Gorge's natural features and locally-made gourmet appetizers, artisanal cheese, and craft beer...

$5 – $20

Fall Migration Bird Walk

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

Early-morning bird walk takes place during fall migration. The hike is moderate and is a prelude to Flock to the Rock, also a bird-themed...

$5 – $23

Flock to the Rock

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

Flock to the Rock is held in the Hickory Nut Gorge, a premier birding location. The event features guided bird walks, raptor flight shows,...

Winter Walk

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

Come explore Chimney Rock Park during one of the most peaceful times of the year. Hikers will learn about the park's old growth forest,...

$5 – $23

First Day Hike

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

Start the new year with a first-day hike where a ranger leads hikers and teaches them about the park. Hikers will stroll up the...

Free

Groundhog Day Celebration

Chimney Rock Park 431 Main St., Chimney Rock

Greta the Groundhog will make an appearance to predict whether spring comes early or not. Stick around for crafts, a guided hike, and a...

$5 – $10