Chimney Rock Park Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked QuestionsQuestions about Chimney Rock and the Surrounding Area

For more than a century, folks have been curious about Chimney Rock and all it has to offer. If you have a curious nature, take a look at the topics on the left.

These are questions our Park associates answer the most. If you have others, please CONTACT US and we will be happy to get you an answer to your question. Who knows? Your question may be next on the list.

Chimney Rock recently completed some significant capital improvements to improve guest experience and maintain access, including an elevator modernization, renovation of the Sky Lounge and upgrading the Outcroppings trail to the Chimney. Check out some FAQs relating to the improvements or visit our Progress Page for more details.

Since the state of North Carolina purchased Chimney Rock in 2007, there are some remaining questions related to the sale and what's next for the Park. Here are the answers to the questions we've fielded most frequently.


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