When is Stone Mountain Park open? Park gates open daily at 5 a.m. and close at midnight. Attraction hours vary. Visit the Calendar page for attraction hours on the day of your visit.
Is Stone Mountain open for visitors?
Following updated guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), fully vaccinated guests can now visit Stone Mountain Park without wearing a mask or physically distancing.
Can you walk into Stone Mountain Park without paying?
There is no entrance fee… it is a parking fee. If you bike or walk in, it is free to get into the park. 4 months ago. You can pay only the parking, go in and explore, climb the mountain and look around the park.
How much does it cost to get in Stone Mountain?
Stone Mountain Park Entrance Fee
Stone Mountain Park requires a $20 per vehicle entrance fee. Annual Passes are available for $40 and are good for 1 year from purchase.
How much is the Skyride at Stone Mountain?
Individual tickets are $10 per person, round-trip, and $6 per person, one-way. Admission is included with the Adventure Pass.
Can you swim at Stone Mountain Park?
Can I swim in the lake? No. Our greatest concern is for the safety of our guests. Because Stone Mountain Lake is a large, urban lake, it is subject to water quality issues, especially in the summer when high temperatures or heavy rain can drastically affect the water quality.
How long does it take to walk around Stone Mountain?
The 4.6-mile (7.4-kilometer) Cherokee Trail goes around the mountain and offers great scenery and history. On your way up or down the Walk-Up Trail is a great time to hike the Cherokee Trail. It takes two hours or so.
How many calories do you burn walking up Stone Mountain?
A 200-lb. person can expect to burn around 637 calories hiking quickly in the mountains while only burning 455 calories cross-country, says CalorieLab.
How difficult is the hike up Stone Mountain?
It’s a one mile hike and is rated as a moderate difficulty. Easier route is 1.3 miles. There are stops on the way and depending on your pace and strength you should be just fine.
Can you run up Stone Mountain?
There are numerous running options at Stone Mountain. The most straightforward and accessible is the 5-mile loop around the park, on Robert E. Lee Blvd., with a dedicated bike/running lane. There are also many trails that are great for hiking and trail running — hilly!