Morrow Mountain State Park
The Bridle Trails are OPEN. Dec. 19, 2014.
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Updated: 2014-12-19 09:31:34
Prescribed burning has been planned for various sections of Morrow Mountain State Park between December 15, 2014 and April 30, 2015. Park visitation may be impacted by these planned habitat improvement projects. Due to the presence of fire, smoke, or emergency equipment; park roads, picnic areas, trails, or other recreational areas may be temporarily closed to public use. No interruption of reservations for the Community Building, Family Campground, or Cabins is anticipated.
Controlled burning activities are dependent upon specific weather parameters, thus an exact date usually cannot be confirmed until the morning of the burn. Check back here for updates during this period.
Updated: 2014-11-27 10:51:06
49104 Morrow Mountain Road, Albemarle, NC 28001
GPS: 35.373724, -80.073477
Enjoy the gifts of nature surrounded by the remnants of a once mighty range of peaks. Upon first encounter, the Uwharrie Mountains may seem like a mountainous mirage. These steep, rugged hills unusual topography for the area form a stark contrast with the rolling countryside of the piedmont plateau.
Recreation is plentiful in and around the waters of Lake Tillery and the Yadkin / Pee Dee River. Fishing and boating are popular pastimes. Nature lovers can pick from miles of trails to travel on foot or horseback. And for those who want to stay and take it all in, cabins and camping are available. There's really only one word to describe Morrow Mountain State Park: variety. Use the family car or RV, horseback or canoe, put on a pair of hiking boots or bait your favorite fishing pole a visit to Morrow Mountain lets you choose your kind of adventure.