Morrow Mountain State Park


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Morrow Mountain State Park


Location:6 miles east of Albemarle, accessible from NC highways 24/27, 73 and 740.
Facilities:106 campsites without hookups, showers, 4 primitive campsites, 6 improved group camps, 6 cabins, picnic area, picnic shelters, trails, bathhouse, boat ramp, boat rentals, visitor center, exhibit hall, concession stand.
Activities:Camping, boating, canoeing, lake fishing, swimming, hiking, horseback riding, nature programs.
Special Features:Located in the Uwharrie Mountains along the Pee Dee River and Lake Tillery, the park features the historic Kron House, residence and hospital of an early 19th-century physician.
Address:49104 Morrow Mountain Rd
Albemarle, NC 28001

Phone:704-982-4402
Fax:704-982-5323
Web: ils.unc.edu/parkproject/visit/momo/home.html
Size: 4,496 acres.

See other parks in North Carolina.
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Alcoa-Yadkin has agreed to donate a total of 1,442 acres, including the Morrow Mountain State Park property, effective after the new license has been granted.
With proposed additions to county parks, new campsites, new game lands, new fishing piers, the expansion of Morrow Mountain State Park, and the expansion of the Uwharrie National Forest, the public is going to realize tremendous gains through the conservation component of this new license.
It will donate 1,442 acres, including 1,085 acres for the future expansion of Morrow Mountain State Park in Stanly County; 270 acres for the expansion of Uwharrie National Forest in Stanly County; 63 acres for Eagle Point Nature Preserve in Rowan County; and 14 acres around the Badin Public Recreation Area in Stanly County.