Shop Reservations Newsroom


Mayo River State Park

The river is perfect for paddling at Mayo River State Park
Home >> Mayo River State Park

Mayo River State Park

Envisioned as a riverine park along the Mayo River corridor from Virginia to the Town of Mayodan, Mayo River State park is under development, but offers basic state park amenities on the 400-acre site of the former Mayo Park, a historic and prized community gathering place. The centerpiece of the park is a restored pavilion-style picnic shelter designed by renowned architect Antonin Raymond. This is flanked by picnic grounds, small fishing ponds and a growing network of hiking trails. Rangers offer free interpretive programs at the park and outreach programs at area locations can be arranged. Paddling opportunities on the mild whitewater Mayo River are available from local outfitters.


Mayo River State Park

500 Old Mayo Park Road
MayodanNC 27027
Latitude: 36.439111
Longitude: -79.947526

Park Hours:

November - February: 8am - 6pm
March, April, September & October: 8am - 8pm
May - August: 8am - 9pm
Closed Christmas Day

Park Office
8am - 5pm weekdays
Closed state holidays