With parking a major issue for the thousands of annual visitors to Grandfather Mountain State Park, a larger parking area is planned that will allow for easier access to the Profile Trail. The expanded parking area will add an estimated 125 new spaces. By Josiah Clark
Aug. 27, 2012. Join state park rangers for a fun day of games and activities for kids and adults of all ages. Bring your family and join the fun at Grandfather Mountain State Park Family Day on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.