Path to Chimney Trail

At A Glance

Easy

0.1 mi one-way

Steepness: Climbs Gently
Tread Condition: Few Obstacles

This trail is located in the Chimney Rock State Park area. For a list of all the trails in that area, see the Chimney Rock State Park trails list page.

Description

Getting directly to the top of the Chimney from the main parking area is mostly indoors, and consists of a short walk through a man-made tunnel, a ride up an elevator, a walk through a gift shop, a short walk along this cliff-top path, and then a climb up a set of stairs. It is wheelchair accessible, except for the last little bit up the stairs.

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Trail Segments

Trails are often made up of several connecting paths which may have different characteristics, allowed uses, and seasons. This trail is divided into multiple segments as follows:

Path to Chimney - Elevator Tunnel

  • Allowed Uses: Hiking, Accessible
  • Length: 246 ft

Path to Chimney - Sky Lounge

  • Allowed Uses: Hiking, Accessible
  • Length: 102 ft

Path to Chimney - Sky Lounge to Chimney Stairs

  • Allowed Uses: Hiking, Accessible
  • Length: 201 ft

Path to Chimney - Stairs

  • Allowed Uses: Hiking
  • Length: 61 ft

Total Calculated Length: 0.12 mi

This value is derived from our underlying map data, so it may not match officially published information.

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