The City of Kings Mountain, NC
The city of Kings Mountain is located in the state of North Carolina and has a population of 11,147 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Kings Mountain is Gastonia, approximately 10 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Kings Mountain, including Bojangle's, Bojangles Famous Chicken 'n Bisits, Mcdonald's Restaurant, Griffin Drug Center and Cup & Saucer Tea Room. For a larger selection of Kings Mountain restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Kings Mountain Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Gastonia Municipal Golf Course, Linwood Springs Golf Course, Kings Mountain National Military Park, Crowders Mountain Golf Club and Kings Mountain State Park. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Kings Mountain please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Kings Mountain:
- Charlotte-Douglas Intl. Airport (CLT)
- Hickory Regional Airport (HKY)
- Rock Hill-York County Airport (RKH)
Kings Mountain, North Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Kings Mountain experiences an average high temperature of 50 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 29 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.21 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Kings Mountain with daytime temperatures averaging 86 degrees in the summer, and 53 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Kings Mountain to receive an average of 3.84 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.96 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 106 degrees in the summer and as low as -5 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Kings Mountain should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 72 degrees, and nighttime lows of 48.
Kings Mountain, North Carolina Attractions
1Billy Graham Library - Charlotte,
The Billy Graham Library is a public museum and library documenting the life and ministry of Christian evangelist Billy Graham. The 40,000-square-foot complex opened to the public on June 5, 2007. The library is that can be found on the grounds of the international headquarters of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in Charlotte, North Carolina, a few miles from where Billy Graham grew up. The library is styled after a dairy barn to reflect Graham's childhood on a farm.
2Carolinas Aviation Museum - Charlotte,
The Carolinas Aviation Museum is an aviation museum on the grounds of Charlotte/Douglas International Airport in Charlotte, North Carolina. Established in 1992 by Floyd and Lois Wilson, the museum displays a collection of over 50 static aircraft and a wealth of smaller historic items related to aviation in the North and South Carolina. Most of the collection consists of Cold War military aircraft, including several historic jets from the 1950s and 1960s.
3Carowinds - Charlotte,
Carowinds is a 122-acre theme park, located adjacent to Interstate 77 on the state line between North and South Carolina, in Charlotte and Fort Mill, respectively. The park opened on March 31, 1973, at a cost of $70 million, after a four-year planning period spearheaded by Charlotte businessman Earl Patterson Hall, who was inspired to build the park by a 1956 trip to Disneyland and a dream of bringing the two states closer together.
4Challenger 3 Golf Course - Shelby,
The Challenger 3 Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Cleveland County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Shelby, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 704-482-5061.
Address: 1650 N Post Rd, Shelby, NC 28150
5Cowpens National Battlefield - , Chesnee,
Cowpens National Battlefield or Cowpens National Battlefield Park is a unit of the National Park Service just east of Chesnee, South Carolina, not far from the North Carolina state line.
6Crowders Mountain Golf Club - Gastonia,
The Crowders Mountain Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Gaston County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Gastonia, . Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 704-739-7681.
Address: Linwood Rd, Gastonia, NC 28053
7D.T. Golf - Newton,
The D.T. Golf is a 9 hole public golf course in Catawba County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Newton, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 828-322-1599.
Address: 3005 Hwy 70 Se, Newton, NC 28658
8Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden - Belmont,
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is a botanical garden located on 380 acres of rolling meadows, woodlands and lakefront property in Belmont, North Carolina. Founded by Daniel J. Stowe, a retired textile executive from Belmont, it includes large manicured gardens, natural surrounding areas, including a woodland trail, sparkling fountains, and an Orchid Conservatory.
9Dogwood Valley Golf Course - Caroleen,
The Dogwood Valley Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Rutherford County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Caroleen, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 828-657-6214.
Address: Dogwood Valley Rd, Caroleen, NC 28019
10Forest City Municipal Golf Course - Forest City,
The Forest City Municipal Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Rutherford County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Forest City, . Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 828-248-5222.
Address: 211 Clay St, Forest City, NC 28043
Kings Mountain, North Carolina Hotels
3Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Kings Mountain
100 Woodlake Pkwy
Kings Mountain, NC 28086
Kings Mountain, North Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Kings Mountain Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Sandwich Shops, Fast Foods & Carry Out and Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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