Hours of Operation
When are we open?
- Our main gate and trails are open, weather permitting, 365 days a year, from dawn until dusk.
- The availability of our activities and related operating hours vary with the seasons.
- Operating hours can be added or extended for groups and events. For more information, please call our Group and Event Planners at 704.391.3900
- All activity availability, schedules and hours are subject to change without notice.
What activities will be open when I visit?
- Due to the seasonality of the USNWC, activities will be limited in their availability, particularly in the months after Labor Day and before Memorial Day.
- Because the timing and availability of our activities can change from day to day, the Activity Schedule is the best resource for daily activity information.
Notes about the weather:
- In the event of adverse weather, some or all activities may not be available.
- Please check weather conditions before purchasing any activity pass.
- Refunds and rain checks are not available.