Mount Jefferson State Natural Area  »  Maps and Directions

2/27/15 - Mount Jefferson is now open. Trails are heavily snow covered at this time. ... details ±
11/19/2014 - The public restrooms at the picnic area are now closed for the winter months. Restrooms are available at the park office.
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Directions

Mount Jefferson State Natural Area is in Ashe County on the US 221 Bypass between the towns of Jefferson and West Jefferson. Traveling west on I-40 from Greensboro, or from I-77, take US 421 west past the Blue Ridge Parkway. Turn right on US 221 and travel north. After crossing the intersection with NC 163, follow the signs to the park by turning right on S.R. 1152, which leads into the park.

Traveling east on I-40 from Asheville, take US 221 north through Boone. After crossing the intersection with NC 163, follow the signs to the park by turning right on S.R. 1152, which leads into the park.