Electricity and water where available, 1st come / 1st
FOUR-DAY TICKETS must be purchased for each person camping. The
only exceptions are children 4 years and under, and those with special authorization.
Children (5-12) $20.00
atendents will determine your car parking area due to space limitations. Parking
will be provided below Highway 221 in the camper's parking lot. Shuttle service
to the overflow parking will be provided after this lot is full.
OPENING CEREMONY AND FRIDAY EXHIBITION & MUSIC JAM: Four-Day Ticket will admit
any camper to the Opening Ceremony and Friday Day Exhibitions, Friday Nite Celtic
Music Jam and Saturday Night Celtci Rock Concert.. Be sure to wear your armband
at all times.
ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES & ILLEGAL DRUGS: Grandfather Mountain
Highland Games is one of the largest family gatherings in this nation. We promote
family fun in a safe environment. You must adhere to NC Laws and Game's policies.
We have too much pride in ourselves, our families, and our clans to violate these
- All containers of alcohol must be
kept out of sight in bags or boxes and off the tables
at MacRae Meadows. The tent keeper must enforce this
policy or GMHG Security will handle the situation. [Any
violations reported to GMHG SECURITY will be turned
over to the Avery County Sheriff's Department]
- NC law prohibits
open containers of alcohol in the passenger compartment of a vehicle.
- No unlawful drugs are allowed at any function.
CAMPER RELEASE FORM must be signed by the head of the campsite. This form
can be filled out when checking in on the mountain. The person who signs this
form respectively releases GMHG from all liability for anyone in his/her camp-site.
CURFEW Campers on the Games side of the meadow must observe an 11:00
p.m. curfew. Please respect your neighbors and the curfew time by keeping noise
at a minimum. This year limits will be placed on Curfew camping; late pre-registration
may result in Non-Curfew camping.
is a 1:00 AM Noise curfew on the non-curfew side.
WATER is available below the Linville Fire
Department concession stand on the curfew side of the
meadow, directly across the road at the cold water showers,
and in the lower camping area below the Yonahlossee Trail.
Common Water is available in designated areas around the
ELECTRICITY is on a first-come,
ICE will be sold at the Field Office until the Linville
Fire Department opens their concession stand for sales.
are located on both sides of camping.
SHOWERS are available with cold
water 24 hrs daily. The curfew side showers are located below the pump-house in
the woods. The non-curfew side showers are directly across the road. Due to limited
water supply, Hot water showers will be available from 7-9am and 7-9pm.
Messages will be posted on the Message Board at the camping check-in area. The
number you may give to those who may find it necessary to contact you is in case
of an emergency (828)-733-6745.
PETS are not allowed in Camping or any
GMHG events. The only exceptions are for special-need pets. For information on
kennels, please check with camping check-in. NOTE: GMHG cannot be held responsible
for the actions of special-needs pets, registered by state, county or by federal
OFFICIAL GMHG MERCHANDISE: Visit Everything Scottish and
the GMHG office at the bottom of the mountain in Linville
for our complete line of GMHG merchandise.
GMHG INFO. CENTER is located at the GMHG office in Linville across from the post
office. Tickets, programs, and Games' merchandise may be purchased here. The Center
will be open Mon. - Fri., 9:00 - 5:00 p.m. for the months of June and July.