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Jump Off Rock

Laurel Park Highway, Laurel Park, NC
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Beautiful views of the mountains

A fun free place to explore while in Hendersonville (Laurel Park area). There are trails to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sherri R
Hendersonville, North Carolina
via mobile
Awesome view

At the recommendation of our B and B hostess, we eventually plugged in JOR in our GPS. The drive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kevin F
East Petersburg, Pennsylvania
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Laurel Park Highway, Laurel Park, NC
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fun free place to explore while in Hendersonville (Laurel Park area). There are trails to explore, park benches to sit and take in the views. You could take a picnic and have a great time. Watch the sunset. At various times throughout the year...More

Thank Sherri R
Reviewed 1 week ago

At the recommendation of our B and B hostess, we eventually plugged in JOR in our GPS. The drive up was cool residential mountain roads. The view...outstanding....I mean outstanding. Very easy walk...accessible to everyone. A must see in H-Ville area

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you appreciate a beautiful sunset and view then definitely make the drive up to this viewpoint! Just gorgeous. We visited several times during our stay and even read about the legend of the rock online.

Thank ricefamily5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Sunday late afternoon and enjoyed the views. The board was. Helpful in attempting to spot the various mountain tops. We only did the blue trail which while short starts out by the rocks so sure footedness is important, otherwise a nice...More

Thank mixaconsulting
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we have company visiting, this is the first place that goes on the sightseeing list. No matter the time of year, it's always a WOW in all directions.

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Jump Off Rock is a lovely place to spend an hour or two to enjoy the view, have a little picnic, or hike the trails. It's fun to look at all the states the cars in parking lot are from and have a conversation with...More

Thank Jeanine D
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This was a not to bad hike we did blue and red both you go around in a circle blue was really fast red took a little bit to get all the way around I took my kids 5 8 and 11 they make it...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We drove up here at the end of December and enjoyed the views tremendously. We were tempted but did not take any of the walking trails. Didn't feel we had to as you are at the very top at the park. The views couldn't get...More

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Some nice little holes and perhaps the best views especially at sunset in all of Hendersonville. A must see if visiting the area.

1  Thank Chris P
Reviewed 10 November 2016

It was a clear day when we drove to Jump Rock and we were able to see four states from this promontory. Thankfully the wind was blowing and had blown the recent haze away. It is worth the drive up the mountain.

Thank peonyrose
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30 October 2016|
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Response from Ken B | Reviewed this property |
You don't have to hike the trails, you're parking, literally 150' from the rock and there are benches that allow you to extend your stay. Depending on when you go, you might consider a jacket, it gets very breezy up there... More
16 June 2016|
Response from jpftx | Reviewed this property |
No water. Top of a mountain. You wouldn't want to jump!