Things To Know Before You Come
Keep in mind there are two separate parks located within 3 miles of each other. Kings Mountain State Park is a recreational area park which is administered by the State of South Carolina.
Kings Mountain State Park offers the following:
For more information on Kings Mountain State Park call 803-222-3209 or http://www.southcarolinaparks.com
Kings Mountain NMP Helpful Tips:
There are no concessions within the park. Numerous restaurants are available in the nearby cities.
Lodging is not available in the park. A variety of lodging is located in the nearby cities.
Nearest Cities to Park:
Kings Mountain, NC 10 miles
Shelby, NC 18 miles
Gastonia, NC 18 miles
Blacksburg, SC 8 miles
Clover, SC 8 miles
Gaffney, SC 18 miles
Did You Know?
The battle of Kings Mountain lasted about one hour. Americans lost 28, Loyalists lost 225 and 716 were captured. The dead were buried on the battlefield in unmarked graves, they have never been found.