Mount Mitchell State Park »  Hours of Operation
03/11/2014 updated at 3:30 pm Currently 53.6 degrees with west winds over 20 mph under clear skies. Yesterday's high was 47; low last night was 39 degrees.
Mount Mitchell is accessible from Highway 80 and the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Expect ice/snow on all trails; use caution on the paved path leading up to summit.
Updated: 2014-03-11 15:29:49
Many sections of the Blue Ridge Parkway are closed please use the link below to view which sections.
For Real-Time Blue Ridge Parkway closures visit Blue Ridge Parkway Real-Time Closures
Updated: 2013-11-26 07:57:31
November - February, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
March, April, - 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
September and October, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
May - August, 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day
Park Office Hours
8 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Sunday, April through October
8 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, November through March
Restaurant Hours Closed for the season
May 1 - August 31, 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m., daily
September 1 - October 31, 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m., daily
Concession Stand / Gift Shop Hours
May - October, 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., daily