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Highest peak east of the Mississippi River at 6,684 feet, Mount Mitchell State Park is located an hour drive or 8 miles as the crow flies from Black Mountain. Spectacular scenery and views! Great place to drive and see the sites or hike the many trails. A concession area and restaurant is open for business from May- October. Weather atop Mt Mitchell can change frequently. Check the current status here.