First Day Hike

You are invited to join the Friends of Crowders Mountain on our annual First Day Hike (Two Parks, Two States, One Trail) on January 1st, 2024.

The hike begins in South Carolina at 10 AM at the CCC Bathhouse Trailhead at Kings Mountain State Park (parking fee). We expect to arrive at the Boulders Access Area at Crowders Mountain State Park in North Carolina around 1 PM.  This is a moderate 5.6 mile hike along the beautiful Ridgeline Trail.  A shuttle will be provided to take hikers back to their vehicles parked at Kings Mountain State Park. Please bring water, snacks and appropriate footwear.  Hikes may be cancelled due to inclement weather. Call Crowders Mountain State Park (704)853-5375 for cancellation information. Please visit the Kings Mountain State Park website ( for additional details.

The event is finished.


Jan 01 2024


10:00 am - 1:00 pm