Jump Off Rock

Jump Off Rock

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Hours & Seasons

  • Seasons - Year-round
  • Hours - Sunrise to sunset.

Address

  • Laurel Park Hwy

    Hendersonville,   NC   28739

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    Jump Off Rock is a scenic overlook which provides a panoramic view of rolling pastures, the Blue Ridge and Pisgah mountain ranges. Jump Off Rock also holds an Indian legend that has been passed down for many, many years. More than 300 years ago, a young Cherokee Indian maiden received word that her young Indian Chief had been killed in battle, so she climbed to the edge of the rock and jumped off. Indian legend has it that on moonlit nights you can see the ghost of the maiden on Jump Off Rock.

    Jump Off Rock offers spectacular scenic mountain views and photographic opportunities during all four seasons of the year.

    There are three hiking trials at Jump Off Rock, varying in length and difficulty. No admission charge.

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    Address:

    Laurel Park Hwy
    Hendersonville NC 28739

    Coordinates:

    Latitude: 35° 18' 43.56" / Longitude: -82° 31' 21.9432"

    Special Directions:

    Jump Off is located about 5 miles from downtown at the end of Laurel Park Hwy in the Town of Laurel Park. Directions from downtown Hendersonville take Fifth Avenue West, it becomes Laurel Park Highway, the road dead ends at Jump Off Rock.

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