Triad Region State Parks

Canoeing across the lake at Hanging Rock State Park

Between 500 million and 1 billion years old, North Carolina's Sauratown Mountains, located just north of Greenboro and Winston-Salem, are some of the oldest mountains on Earth. The four state parks in the Triad region invite you to explore the unique lanscapes these mountains created millions of years ago through hiking, camping, climbing, paddling and more.

Click on the tiles below to plan your trip to one of these four distinctive North Carolina treasures in the north central part of the state.