Morrow Mountain State Park
Morrow Mountain State Park Bridle Trails are OPEN.
THE SWIMMING POOL IS OPEN. THE BOATHOUSE IS OPEN.
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SWIMMING POOL: Olympic sized swimming pool with depths up to 5'. Enjoy ice cream or a cool drink from our concession stand! Open daily, 10 am to 5:30 pm until Labor Day.
BOAT RENTALS: Rent a canoe or rowboat, pick up a refreshing bottle of spring water, enjoy an ice cream sandwich, or grab a quick snack, bag of ice, firewood, or fishing worms. The BOATHOUSE is nestled on the banks of Lake Tillery, near the Morrow Mountain Boat Ramp. Open daily, 10 am to 5:30 pm. After Labor Day, the BOATHOUSE goes back to Saturdays and Sundays only, until the end of October.
Updated: 2015-07-25 08:36:25
Seasonal Park Attendant positions available.
Will be responsible for maintenance, janitorial work, and grounds keeping: cleaning public restrooms and facilities; picking up litter and garbage; operating commercial lawn mowers, weed trimmers, power equipment, and hand tools; answering questions and assisting park visitors; issuing camping permits; maintaining roads, trails, and boundaries; and assisting rangers with various park projects.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Must have good communication, customer service and people skills; proficiency to perform general maintenance and janitorial tasks; and the ability to operate various tools and equipment, including two-way radios and state vehicles. Ability to work in a variety of outdoor environmental conditions (i.e.; exposure to heat, cold, rain, insects, snakes, poison ivy, etc.)
Must be at least 18 years old and have a valid NC Driver’s License
Minimum education required
$7.25 per hour – 40 Hours per week (up to 11 months) – Evening, Weekend, and Holiday work required
If interested, complete a state application (PD-107) and turn in at the park office.
Updated: 2015-07-07 18:17:50
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.