Hotels in Pilot Mountain: In Pilot Mountain, North Carolina, off Highway 52, this affordable, pet-friendly hotel is less than 5 km from Pilot Mountain State Park. For centuries Pilot Mountain, has served as a landmark for Native Americans, early explorers, and migrating wildlife. This iconic peak, now a National Natural Landmark, is the most recognizable mountain in North Carolina, forming the centrepiece of Pilot Mountain State Park and now serving as a beacon to hikers, rock climbers, and nature lovers. A 10 km wooded corridor trail joins the Mountain Section of the park with the Yadkin River Section, which provides hiking trails and fishing. This hotel has an outdoor pool, offers guests free high-speed Wi-Fi and access to fax and copy services, and the Mountain View Restaurant is nearby. There are coffee makers and hair dryers in the rooms and the hotel provides a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast.