Now here is a great new hiking area right here in Lake Lure!
Great well defined trail and viewing of those hardy enough to climb
Rumbling Bald is said to have the best winter climbing in North Carolina due to its perfect southern exposure
The Nature Conservancy owns property on the south face of Rumbling Bald.The Conservancy allows climbers there under the following conditions: only adults over 18 are allowed to climb and no for-profit groups are allowed. Chimney Rock state Park maintains this excellent hiking venue
Hwy 64/74 towards Lake Lure and the marina for about 3/4 mile and turn left on Boys Club Rd just before crossing the bridge. Drive 1.4 miles up Boys Club Rd and turn left up into the signed parking area