Press Room

Man under tree

Welcome to Grandfather Mountain’s Press Room. We appreciate your interest in the Mountain. Please use this site as a gateway to your research on Grandfather, and please contact us for personal assistance with your story.

Can We Make Your Job Easier…

  • with an extensive photography archive?
  • with hard-to-find facts on a range of topics?
  • with planning your itinerary?
  • with route planning, accommodations, reservations or restaurants? We are always here to help!

Contact Us:

For assistance in preparing a story about Grandfather Mountain or for help in planning a personal visit to Grandfather Mountain, please contact:

Frank Ruggiero, Director of Marketing & Communications
(828) 733-2013 *817

This visit to Grandfather Mountain was clearly worth the drive up to see the beautiful views and the animals in the habitats.  We ate at the restaurant and went to the nature museum also which was nice.  Really enjoyed the drive up.


Thomasville, NC
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