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September 2019

Hunger Games™ Filming Location Tour of “The Arena” at DuPont State Forest

September 22 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain, 10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain United States + Google Map
$

Walk in the footsteps of your favorite Hunger Games™ characters on our exclusive 2 ½ and 5 hour tours…as featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Hollywood Treasures, the NY Times and USA Today! Tour all the original filming locations in “The Arena” from the first Hunger Games™ movie with your fun and knowledgeable guides and staff. Enjoy filming scene re-enactments, photo opportunities, archery lessons, special effects camouflage lessons and the opportunity to play Archery Tag™ with foam tipped…

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Casting for Beginner’s: Level I

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768, Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768 United States + Google Map
Free

Topics include casting theory, mechanics and practice techniques. Learn at your own pace as they teach the overhead cast, roll cast and the art of false casting. Advanced instruction is available upon request. This class is held at Lake Imaging in DuPont State Forest. All equipment and materials are provided. Bring a lunch. Ages 12 and up. Registration required. Call (828) 877-4423 or sign up online at http://www.ncwildlife.org/pisgah/signup

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Hunter Education Course

September 24 @ 6:00 pm - September 25 @ 9:00 pm
Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768, Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768 United States + Google Map
Free

Everyone must successfully complete a hunter education course before hunting in N.C. This course covers hunter responsibility and firearms and is accepted in every state in the U.S. No minimum age. This course is offered over a two-day period. Attendees must be present both days. Registration required. Call (828) 877-4423 or sign up online at http://www.ncwildlife.org/pisgah/signup

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Hunger Games™ Filming Location Tour of “The Arena” at DuPont State Forest

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain, 10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain United States + Google Map
$

Walk in the footsteps of your favorite Hunger Games™ characters on our exclusive 2 ½ and 5 hour tours…as featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Hollywood Treasures, the NY Times and USA Today! Tour all the original filming locations in “The Arena” from the first Hunger Games™ movie with your fun and knowledgeable guides and staff. Enjoy filming scene re-enactments, photo opportunities, archery lessons, special effects camouflage lessons and the opportunity to play Archery Tag™ with foam tipped…

Find out more »

Hunger Games™ Filming Location Tour of “The Arena” at DuPont State Forest

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain, 10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain United States + Google Map
$

Walk in the footsteps of your favorite Hunger Games™ characters on our exclusive 2 ½ and 5 hour tours…as featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Hollywood Treasures, the NY Times and USA Today! Tour all the original filming locations in “The Arena” from the first Hunger Games™ movie with your fun and knowledgeable guides and staff. Enjoy filming scene re-enactments, photo opportunities, archery lessons, special effects camouflage lessons and the opportunity to play Archery Tag™ with foam tipped…

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Free Paddling 101 Clinic

September 29 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Headwaters Outfitters, 25 PARKWAY RD
ROSMAN, NC 28772 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Headwaters Outfitters will be hosting a series of Paddling 101 classes in 2019. The focus is to promote paddling skills an safety practices for beginner paddlers. This event is FREE to the public with reservations. Spaces are limited. Head Paddling Guide Danielle Mathews Ennis will go over entry level strokes for canoeing, kayaking and Stand Up Paddling Boarding along with safety tips, how to utilize your PFD's, and more. This is a great chance to work in a small group…

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Backyard Birding by Ear: For Beginners

September 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768, Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768 United States + Google Map
Free

Identify common backyard birds by their calls and songs. Start in the classroom with some listening quiz games and then move outside to put our skills to the test. Light hiking outside. Ages 10 and up. Registration required. Call (828) 877-4423 or sign up online at http://www.ncwildlife.org/pisgah/signup

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October 2019

Introduction to HandBuilding

October 1 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Transylvania Community Arts Council, 349 S. Caldwell St.
Brevard,
+ Google Map
$240

The TC Arts Council will host a course on pottery hand building for beginners. The class will be on Tuesdays and Fridays from October 1 thru October 11. (Oct 1, 4, 8, 11) The class will run from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm. These four classes will come with instruction by Philippa Hackett and include three self-practice sessions at Open Studio Time. The cost for four classes and three practice sessions is $240 + clay. (Bag of 25 lb. clay…

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Women’s Backpacking Class and Overnight Trip

October 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
NC United States + Google Map

An introductory backpacking course for all ages and all fitness levels. This class is for women who want to deepen their connection to the wilderness and build their confidence in the outdoors. Learn the basics from trip planning, equipment selection, camp craft, nutrition and camp cooking, shelter and site selection, map reading, and outdoor ethics. Students are encouraged to take a hands-on approach and learn cooperatively with their classmates, sharing their experience and enthusiasm. At the end of the in-class…

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Fly Fishing Academy

October 5 @ 9:00 am - October 6 @ 5:00 pm
Davidson River Outfitters, 95 Pisgah Hwy
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina 28768 United States
+ Google Map
$395

Our fly fishing instructors have all been trained by Kevin Howell (Fly Fishing Masters Champion). The instructors are all excellent casters and are eager to share their knowledge with others. We keep a very low instructor to student ratio so that you can maximize your education. The focus of our two day school is to help the beginner and intermediate fly fisher gain a better understanding of the different facets of fly fishing. Each lesson will build on the previous…

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Hunger Games™ Filming Location Tour of “The Arena” at DuPont State Forest

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain, 10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain United States + Google Map
$

Walk in the footsteps of your favorite Hunger Games™ characters on our exclusive 2 ½ and 5 hour tours…as featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Hollywood Treasures, the NY Times and USA Today! Tour all the original filming locations in “The Arena” from the first Hunger Games™ movie with your fun and knowledgeable guides and staff. Enjoy filming scene re-enactments, photo opportunities, archery lessons, special effects camouflage lessons and the opportunity to play Archery Tag™ with foam tipped…

Find out more »

Hunger Games™ Filming Location Tour of “The Arena” at DuPont State Forest

October 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain, 10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain United States + Google Map
$

Walk in the footsteps of your favorite Hunger Games™ characters on our exclusive 2 ½ and 5 hour tours…as featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Hollywood Treasures, the NY Times and USA Today! Tour all the original filming locations in “The Arena” from the first Hunger Games™ movie with your fun and knowledgeable guides and staff. Enjoy filming scene re-enactments, photo opportunities, archery lessons, special effects camouflage lessons and the opportunity to play Archery Tag™ with foam tipped…

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Nature Nuts: Squirrels

October 7 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768, Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768 United States + Google Map
Free

This month our Nature Nut topic will focus on the interesting world of squirrels! Activities will include a craft, story time, a game and more. Ages 4–7. Registration required. Call (828) 877-4423 or sign up online at http://www.ncwildlife.org/pisgah/signup

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Eco- Explorers: Raising Trout

October 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768, Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768 United States + Google Map
Free

Learn about the Bobby N. Setzer trout hatchery operations, participate in an outdoor activity that simulates trout life, and hand feed the fish. Ages 8–13. Registration required. Call (828) 877-4423 or sign up online at http://www.ncwildlife.org/pisgah/signup

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Fly Fishing 101

October 12 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Davidson River Outfitters, 95 Pisgah Hwy
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina 28768 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Davidson River Outfitters is partnering with Orvis to get you started correctly in your Fly Fishing Adventure. This class will teach you the basics of fly fishing. This free two hour long class will teach you how to rig your gear and the basics of fly casting. Both of these skills are essential for success in the sport. Not only is this class free but each participant will receive a coupon for 15% off, towards your new fly fishing gear.…

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Hunger Games™ Filming Location Tour of “The Arena” at DuPont State Forest

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain, 10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain United States + Google Map
$

Walk in the footsteps of your favorite Hunger Games™ characters on our exclusive 2 ½ and 5 hour tours…as featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Hollywood Treasures, the NY Times and USA Today! Tour all the original filming locations in “The Arena” from the first Hunger Games™ movie with your fun and knowledgeable guides and staff. Enjoy filming scene re-enactments, photo opportunities, archery lessons, special effects camouflage lessons and the opportunity to play Archery Tag™ with foam tipped…

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Guided Walking Tours

October 12 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:30 am on day Second of the month, repeating until October 12, 2019

189 West Main Street Brevard NC 28712, 189 West Main Street Brevard NC 28712 United States + Google Map
$15

Explore the History of Transylvania County and the City of Brevard during one of the themed tours offered at the Transylvania Heritage Museum. Special tours are offered during the White Squirrel Festival (Saturday of Memorial Day weekend), Founders Day Fair (Saturday of Labor Day weekend) and Halloweenfest. The tours last approximately one hour. Call the Museum or visit the website and click on Walking Tours for specific tour details. Tours require reservations since space is limited to ensure a unique…

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Hunger Games™ Filming Location Tour of “The Arena” at DuPont State Forest

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain, 10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain United States + Google Map
$

Walk in the footsteps of your favorite Hunger Games™ characters on our exclusive 2 ½ and 5 hour tours…as featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Hollywood Treasures, the NY Times and USA Today! Tour all the original filming locations in “The Arena” from the first Hunger Games™ movie with your fun and knowledgeable guides and staff. Enjoy filming scene re-enactments, photo opportunities, archery lessons, special effects camouflage lessons and the opportunity to play Archery Tag™ with foam tipped…

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Fly Fishing 101

October 13 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Headwaters Outfitters, 25 PARKWAY RD
ROSMAN, NC 28772 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Join the Guides at Headwaters Outfitters for an immersive 101 class. Learn the basic casting, rigging and wading skills to help you jump start your journey into Fly Fishing. Our guides work one on one with you until you are comfortable with your new skills. This class will help you understand how to read water, safely handle fishing and techniques in landing fish. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a pair of thick socks to wear with boots and waders.

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Introduction to Wheel Throwing

October 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Transylvania Community Arts Council, 349 S. Caldwell St.
Brevard,
+ Google Map
$240

The TC Arts Council will host a course on pottery hand building for beginners. The class will be on Tuesdays and Fridays from October 15 thru October 25. (Oct 15, 18, 22, 25) The class will run from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm. These four classes will come with instruction by Philippa Hackett and include three self-practice sessions at Open Studio Time. The cost for four classes and three practice sessions is $240 + clay. (Bag of 25 lb. clay…

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Hunger Games™ Filming Location Tour of “The Arena” at DuPont State Forest

October 19 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain, 10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain United States + Google Map
$

Walk in the footsteps of your favorite Hunger Games™ characters on our exclusive 2 ½ and 5 hour tours…as featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Hollywood Treasures, the NY Times and USA Today! Tour all the original filming locations in “The Arena” from the first Hunger Games™ movie with your fun and knowledgeable guides and staff. Enjoy filming scene re-enactments, photo opportunities, archery lessons, special effects camouflage lessons and the opportunity to play Archery Tag™ with foam tipped…

Find out more »

Fly Fishing 101

October 20 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Davidson River Outfitters, 95 Pisgah Hwy
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina 28768 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Davidson River Outfitters is partnering with Orvis to get you started correctly in your Fly Fishing Adventure. This class will teach you the basics of fly fishing. This free two hour long class will teach you how to rig your gear and the basics of fly casting. Both of these skills are essential for success in the sport. Not only is this class free but each participant will receive a coupon for 15% off, towards your new fly fishing gear.…

Find out more »

Hunger Games™ Filming Location Tour of “The Arena” at DuPont State Forest

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain, 10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain United States + Google Map
$

Walk in the footsteps of your favorite Hunger Games™ characters on our exclusive 2 ½ and 5 hour tours…as featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Hollywood Treasures, the NY Times and USA Today! Tour all the original filming locations in “The Arena” from the first Hunger Games™ movie with your fun and knowledgeable guides and staff. Enjoy filming scene re-enactments, photo opportunities, archery lessons, special effects camouflage lessons and the opportunity to play Archery Tag™ with foam tipped…

Find out more »

Free Paddling 101 Clinic

October 20 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Headwaters Outfitters, 25 PARKWAY RD
ROSMAN, NC 28772 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Headwaters Outfitters will be hosting a series of Paddling 101 classes in 2019. The focus is to promote paddling skills an safety practices for beginner paddlers. This event is FREE to the public with reservations. Spaces are limited. Head Paddling Guide Danielle Mathews Ennis will go over entry level strokes for canoeing, kayaking and Stand Up Paddling Boarding along with safety tips, how to utilize your PFD's, and more. This is a great chance to work in a small group…

Find out more »

Nature Nuts: Squirrels

October 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768, Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768 United States + Google Map
Free

This month our Nature Nut topic will focus on the interesting world of squirrels! Activities will include a craft, story time, a game and more. Ages 4–7. Registration required. Call (828) 877-4423 or sign up online at http://www.ncwildlife.org/pisgah/signup

Find out more »

Eco-Explorers: Raising Trout

October 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768, Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd. Pisgah Forest, NC 28768 United States + Google Map
Free

Learn about the Bobby N. Setzer trout hatchery operations, participate in an outdoor activity that simulates trout life, and hand feed the fish. Ages 8–13. Registration required. Call (828) 877-4423 or sign up online at http://www.ncwildlife.org/pisgah/signup

Find out more »

Hunger Games™ Filming Location Tour of “The Arena” at DuPont State Forest

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain, 10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain United States + Google Map
$

Walk in the footsteps of your favorite Hunger Games™ characters on our exclusive 2 ½ and 5 hour tours…as featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Hollywood Treasures, the NY Times and USA Today! Tour all the original filming locations in “The Arena” from the first Hunger Games™ movie with your fun and knowledgeable guides and staff. Enjoy filming scene re-enactments, photo opportunities, archery lessons, special effects camouflage lessons and the opportunity to play Archery Tag™ with foam tipped…

Find out more »

Hunger Games™ Filming Location Tour of “The Arena” at DuPont State Forest

October 27 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain, 10635 Greenville Hwy in Cedar Mountain United States + Google Map
$

Walk in the footsteps of your favorite Hunger Games™ characters on our exclusive 2 ½ and 5 hour tours…as featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Hollywood Treasures, the NY Times and USA Today! Tour all the original filming locations in “The Arena” from the first Hunger Games™ movie with your fun and knowledgeable guides and staff. Enjoy filming scene re-enactments, photo opportunities, archery lessons, special effects camouflage lessons and the opportunity to play Archery Tag™ with foam tipped…

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Map Reading and Navigation Hike

October 29 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 16, 2019 at 8:30 am

One event on October 29, 2019 at 1:00 pm

NC United States + Google Map
$30

Love exploring the forest, but know your map reading skills could use some improvement? Come along with me for an outing in Pisgah Forest and learn to read a topographic map. Be prepared to hike up to several miles on uneven terrain. Bring a raincoat, water and a snack. Want to know more about your guide and Island Ford Adventures? Check out the website or email jrfought@gmail.com for more information.

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November 2019

Fly Fishing 101

November 3 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Headwaters Outfitters, 25 PARKWAY RD
ROSMAN, NC 28772 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Join the Guides at Headwaters Outfitters for an immersive 101 class. Learn the basic casting, rigging and wading skills to help you jump start your journey into Fly Fishing. Our guides work one on one with you until you are comfortable with your new skills. This class will help you understand how to read water, safely handle fishing and techniques in landing fish. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a pair of thick socks to wear with boots and waders.

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Women’s Backpacking Weekend Workshop and Trip

November 8 - November 10

An introductory backpacking workshop for all ages and all fitness levels. This workshop and backpacking trip is for women who want to deepen their connection to the wilderness and build their confidence in the outdoors. Learn the basics from trip planning, equipment selection, camp craft, nutrition and camp cooking, shelter and site selection, map reading, and outdoor ethics. Students are encouraged to take a hands-on approach and learn cooperatively with their classmates, sharing their experience and enthusiasm. At the end…

Find out more »

December 2019

Fly Fishing 101

December 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Headwaters Outfitters, 25 PARKWAY RD
ROSMAN, NC 28772 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Join the Guides at Headwaters Outfitters for an immersive 101 class. Learn the basic casting, rigging and wading skills to help you jump start your journey into Fly Fishing. Our guides work one on one with you until you are comfortable with your new skills. This class will help you understand how to read water, safely handle fishing and techniques in landing fish. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a pair of thick socks to wear with boots and waders.

Find out more »
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