Kings Mountain Point Day Use Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

King's Mountain Point day-use area is a perfect place for group outings. Situated on King's Mountain Point -  peninsula jutting into Badin Lake - the area boasts four accessible fishing piers, paved parking for 50 cars, and an accessible paved trail that circles 34 picnic sites. Each picnic site has a grill and table. There is a picnic pavilion on the top of the hill.  There are flush toilets near the picnic pavilion and there are 3 other sets of vault toilets at this day use area.  The picnic pavilion can be reserved for parties and picnics. 

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Kings Mountain Point is open from 6 am to 10 pm. 7 days a week, year round.
Reservations: To make reservations, please call 877-444-6777 or TDD 877-833-6777 or International 518-885-3639 or go to the website  The fee is $50/day
Fees There is no fee to use Kings Mountain Point Day Use Area. There is a $50 fee for the picnic pavilion.
Usage: Heavy

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Picnicking available.
Fire InformationGrills available. Vault toilets available.
Reservation InfoNone
No. of Accessible sites32

Group Picnicking

Offers group picnicking area under a sheltered area. (By Reservation Only.) Around the point there are 32 picnic tables available for public use. Gate closes at 10 p.m.
Group ShelterShelter available
Hookups - ElectricHook ups available
Fire InformationFire Rings Not available
Group Cooking FacilitiesGrills/ Water Available
No. of Sites1
Reservation InfoContact Uwharrie District Office at 910-576-6391.

Water Activities

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