Kings Mountain State Park rests in a picturesque setting adjacent to Kings Mountain National Military Park, a prominent Revolutionary War battle site. This traditional state park, which encompasses 6,883-acres, offers outdoor recreation activities such as hiking trails, picnicking, fishing from a rental jon boat, seasonal canoe rentals, equestrian trails and more.
Guests can also re-live the life styles of early pioneers by visiting the Living History Farm. The park was originally built in the 1930?s by the Civilian Conservation Corps and evidence of their stonework and craftsmanship is still present today.
FACILITIES AND ACTIVITIES OVERVIEW
Kings Mountain State Park is located near Belmont, Bessemer City and Blacksburg
General Directions: 14 miles northwest of York on SC 161
Driving Directions: Located 14 miles N.W. of York on Hwy 161. From I-85, take exit 8, turn left onto Hwy 161, go across NC/SC state line and park entrance will be on the right. From I-77 take exit for Hwy 5 toward Rock Hill. Follow Hwy 5 through Rock Hill to York. In York, turn N onto Hwy 321, then bear left onto Hwy 161, entrance will be on the left.