Simple pleasures and outdoor activities at your fingertips make our village the perfect destination for individuals and families.

  • Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park

    Best known for its stunning 75-mile views overlooking Lake Lure, Chimney Rock is a natural wonder. Incredible rock formations, scenic hiking trails, guided rock climbing and nature programs draw visitors from around the world. An elevator inside the mountain boosts guests 260 feet up to the Chimney level. Trails range from the family-friendly Great Woodland Adventure with 13 animal discovery stations to the more adventurous Skyline trail that leads to Exclamation Point, the Park's highest point at 2,480 feet. Grady’s Animal Discovery Den delights kids with live critters. Film site for The Last of the Mohicans. Guided hikes and special events offered year-round. Plan your trip to the mountains at 800-277-9611/ 828-625-9611 or

  • Miniature Golf at Fibber Magees
  • Gem Mining at Chimney Rock Gem Mine & Jewelry Co.

  • Old Time Photos at Coffee on the Rocks

  • Riverwalk in Downtown Chimney Rock

  • Picnic at Riverside Park at the east end of the village

  • Fishing in the River