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Hunter Education Course

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

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. https://www.ncwildlife.org/Hunting/Before-The-Hunt/Hunter-Education-Courses

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Outdoor Cooking

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

 Whether in a camp setting or at home, you can learn how to prepare a tasty meal over an open-wood fire or charcoal briquettes.  Discover other novelty methods of cooking, as well.  Participants help prepare and eat the food created in this class.  Bring a lawn chair.  Your courtesy in not registering for this class […]

Women’s Introduction to Fly Fishing

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

Join our experienced instructors for a day of fun as you learn the basics of fly-fishing. Topics include appropriate equipment, knots, casting techniques and aquatic entomology.  Equipment and materials provided. Bring a lunch and non-slip shoes or waders.  Limited to 6 participants.  For ages 12 and up.

Women’s Introduction to Fly Fishing

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

Join our experienced instructors for a day of fun as you learn the basics of fly-fishing. Topics include appropriate equipment, knots, casting techniques and aquatic entomology.  Equipment and materials provided. Bring a lunch and non-slip shoes or waders.  Limited to 6 participants.  For ages 12 and up.

National Hunting and Fishing Day Celebration

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

 Come help PCWE celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day!  Hands-on activities for all ages will include: archery, BB gun shooting range, fly tying and casting, tracking, and much more!  All ages.   

Fly Tying for Beginners: Level II

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

If you have learned the basics of fly tying and feel ready to take the next step, then come spend a day with our experienced fly-tiers who will teach you a few more advanced patterns and techniques.  Equipment and materials provided.  Ages 12 and up. 

Fly Fishing Skills: Casting for Beginners – II

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

So you’ve learn the basics of casting.  Join our knowledgeable and experienced staff for a day at Lake Imaging in DuPont State Forest for more advanced casting techniques.  All equipment and materials are provided.  Bring a lunch. Ages 12 and up.

A Week in the Woods

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

Young people join us for a weeklong series of hands-on classes that focus on the tradition of hunting. Participants learn about equipment, tracking, firearm and bow safety, and much more! Spend the last two days of the week on the B.B. gun and archery range!  Ages 8-15.

Growing Up WILD

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

Project WILD is an interdisciplinary conservation and environmental education program emphasizing wildlife. The goal of Project WILD is to assist students of any age in developing awareness, knowledge, skills, and commitment to result in informed decisions, responsible behavior, and constructive actions concerning wildlife and the environment. Activities will be held indoors and outside. Please dress […]

A Week in the Woods

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

Young people join us for a weeklong series of hands-on classes that focus on the tradition of hunting. Participants learn about equipment, tracking, firearm and bow safety, and much more! Spend the last two days of the week on the B.B. gun and archery range!  Ages 8-15.

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