Plan a Visit Grandfather Mountain

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Here are plenty of resources and information to help you plan a visit to Grandfather Mountain – home of the Mile High Swinging Bridge, Wildlife Habitats, The Nature Museum and much more!

Tickets Grandfather Mountain

Buy Tickets & See Hours

Purchase tickets online and make your time reservation. Read more.

Things to Do Grandfather Mountain

Things to Do

Walk across the Swinging Bridge, hike, picnic, see animals and more. Get info.

Grandfather Mountain Entrance

Directions

Find the best and easiest route – better than GPS! Get details.

Mildreds Grill Hamburger

Food & Picnics

Enjoy lunch at Mildred’s Grill or picnic with a view. Read more.

Special Events

Special Events

See upcoming events, including daily programs. Go to our Calendar.

Current Weather

Read about our unique weather. Get forecast and reports.

Viaduct Blue Ridge Parkway

Area Information

Find nearby lodging, attractions and fun small towns. Read more.

Accessibility at Grandfather Mountain

Accessibility

Find many options fo those with limited mobility. See details.

Experiences at Grandfather Mountain

Experiences

Get a close-up view with animals, take field courses and more. See options.

Grandfather Mountain Hours

FAQs

Get answers to the most asked questions. See our list.

Bridge Club

Bridge Club Season Pass

Join for unlimited visits, discounts and special benefits. Sign up now.

Grandfather Mountain | Home to the Swinging Bridge, Animal Habitats and Nature Museum

GPS: 2050 Blowing Rock Highway, Linville, NC 28646
Mailing: PO Box 129, Linville, NC 28646
1-800-468-7325

Owned & operated by Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation.
Go here for Grandfather Mountain State Park information.
Member of Southern Highlands Attractions