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Bogs, Bugs and Beavers

11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768 11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768, United States

10:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.: Guided walks along the Pink Beds Trail interpret the natural history of beavers, their wetland-creating activities and the changing habitats they create.  Programs begin in the Forest Discovery Center with a talk about beavers.  Total walking distance: 1.75 miles.   Program lasts 1.5 hours.

Bogs, Bugs and Beavers

11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768 11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768, United States

10:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.: Guided walks along the Pink Beds Trail interpret the natural history of beavers, their wetland-creating activities and the changing habitats they create.  Programs begin in the Forest Discovery Center with a talk about beavers.  Total walking distance: 1.75 miles.   Program lasts 1.5 hours.

Garden Day

11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768 11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768, United States

    While working in the gardens visitors will hear from Cradle interpreters who will discuss goals, successes and challenges of the Interpreters will be on hand to discuss goals, successes and challenges of the Cradle’s four garden areas focusing on topics that all gardeners can relate to in Western North Carolina. You are invited to […]

Garden Day

11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768 11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768, United States

    While working in the gardens visitors will hear from Cradle interpreters who will discuss goals, successes and challenges of the Interpreters will be on hand to discuss goals, successes and challenges of the Cradle’s four garden areas focusing on topics that all gardeners can relate to in Western North Carolina. You are invited to […]

International Migratory Bird Day

11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768 11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768, United States

Join the Cradle of Forestry in honoring this amazing annual phenomenon of nature.  At 8:30 come bird with naturalist Bill Sanderson (beginning and intermediate birders; wheelchair accessible). Participate in games and crafts conveying bird diversity, ecological roles and conservation. At 3:00 p.m. watch the Live Raptor program with Wild for Life.

International Migratory Bird Day

11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768 11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768, United States

Join the Cradle of Forestry in honoring this amazing annual phenomenon of nature.  At 8:30 come bird with naturalist Bill Sanderson (beginning and intermediate birders; wheelchair accessible). Participate in games and crafts conveying bird diversity, ecological roles and conservation. At 3:00 p.m. watch the Live Raptor program with Wild for Life.

Opening Day Celebration: Old Time Plowing and Folkways

11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768 11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768, United States

Step back to the days of the Biltmore Forest School. Meet David and Diane Burnette and their Percheron draft horses. Weather permitting, watch the horses plow the Cradle’s vegetable garden.   Try plowing the old way yourself!Visit with living history volunteers as they bring traditional Blue Ridge culture to life.

Opening Day Celebration: Old Time Plowing and Folkways

11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768 11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC, 28768, United States

Step back to the days of the Biltmore Forest School. Meet David and Diane Burnette and their Percheron draft horses. Weather permitting, watch the horses plow the Cradle’s vegetable garden.   Try plowing the old way yourself!Visit with living history volunteers as they bring traditional Blue Ridge culture to life.

 

Check hours of operation before visiting a business. Be prepared with water, food, and first-aid supplies when exploring outdoors.