Escape, explore, learn and have fun with tickets to Chimney Rock.

 NOTE – Elevator Out of Service – Admission Price Reduced

Youth 1-Day Admission (reduced)
Our price: $6.00
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The Dager Family enjoying the views from Vista Rock.

Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park offers great activities for kids of all ages. From the amazing and interactive outdoor sculptures on the Great Woodland Adventure to the snakes and other critters at Grady’s Animal Discovery Den, your child, grandchild, niece or nephew is sure to enjoy this one-day youth ticket! Valid for ages 5-15. Please print your receipt for purchase OR have the receipt available on your mobile device in order to redeem at our Ticket Plaza.


Adult 1-Day Admission (reduced)
Our Price: $13.00
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A visit to Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park is more than just a walk in the woods or an awe-inspiring view. It’s an unforgettable experience with one of North America’s truly great natural wonders. You are sure to enjoy this one-day adult ticket! Please print your receipt for purchase OR have the receipt available on your mobile device in order to redeem at our Ticket Plaza.


Annual Passes get you fall foliage, spring hiking near Asheville, a living classroom, and more.


An Annual Pass to Chimney Rock is one of the best values around. Just look what you get when you become an Annual Passholder:

  • Unlimited visits to the Park for 12 months from month of purchase
  • $2 off each adult and $1 off each child admission ticket purchased for friends who accompany you
  • 15% savings on food and gifts at Cliff Dwellers Gifts, the Sky Lounge Gift Shop & Deli and at the Old Rock Café.
  • Discounts on workshops, guided hikes and special events at the Park
  • Free e-Newsletter with Park news, upcoming events, and special offers
  • Participation in Passholder-only events
  • Special deals for other attractions

Watch for special monthly deals! Check our eNews for exclusive offers from local and regional partners.

Annual PassesRegular Price
Grady’s Kids Club (ages 5-15)$12

You can upgrade your admission ticket to an Annual Pass for only $13 for adults and $5 for youth on the day of purchase or within 30 days. Just hang on to your receipt and upgrade online or stop in to the Ticket Plaza on your next visit.

Buy your Annual Pass here.

Check out the attractions, shops and restaurants that are offering 2017 discounts to our Annual Passholders! With a Chimney Rock Annual Pass, you are eligible for the following deals by showing your pass at our area partners.


Biltmore $10 off regular gate price for adult daytime visits, up to 4 tickets, when your valid pass is presented at Biltmore’s Reception and Ticketing Sales Center. Youth ages 10-16 are half the adult price and kids 9 & under are free with paying adult. Daytime prices vary seasonally; subject to availability. Not valid with any other offers. Visit for 2016 pricing and more info.

Bubba O’Leary’s General Store & Outfitters 15% off any single regularly-priced item. Cannot be used on sale items, to purchase gift cards, or in combination with any other offer. In-stock items only.

Canopy Ridge Farm in Lake Lure 20% off zipline or kayak tours for groups up to 10 people (passholder may bring up to nine guests). Open April-November and week after Christmas. Call 828-625-4500 for days of operation and to book.

Carolina Mornings $50 off vacation home and cabin rentals in Asheville and surrounding area. Use discount code “CHIMROCK” at or call 855-475-7282. Subject to availability; offer cannot be combined with any other discount or promotion.

Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country $5 off adult and $5 off child 4-11 for Dollywood and Splash Country; limit four 1-day admission tickets each visit. Tickets can be upgraded to Season Pass on day of visit ONLY.

Fox Mountain Guides 10% off entire booking for your first rock climbing lesson (excludes special events). Discount may apply for a group of up to 6 people. Call 888-284-8433 to book your climb.

Gale’s Original Chimney Rock Shop 25% off your total purchase of $25 or more.

Grandfather Mountain $2 off regular admission rates for adults and $1 off regular admission rates for children (ages 4-12). Present your pass at the ticket window. Cannot be combined with other discounts or offers.

Great Smoky Mountain Railroad $5.00 off for up to 4 tickets; adults, child or infant. Any combination, any class of seating. Valid ONLY on regular diesel/steam excursions in the 2016 calendar season, subject to blackout dates. Cannot be combined with any other coupon or offer. Not valid during the month of October or on any licensed special event train.

Hickory Nut Gap Farm 10% off purchases of $15 to $200 on farm store purchases only. Not valid for admission.

Lake Lure Scoop Receive two scoops of ice cream for the price of one and $1 off Cheerwine, Coke and root beer floats.