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Outdoor Cooking

Pisgah center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, 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 […]

On the Water: North Mills River

Pisgah center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States

Practice your fly-fishing skills on the North Fork Mills River under the supervision and experienced eyes of our fly fishing instructors. Learn about delayed harvest regulations, wading, reading the water, fly selection, presentation, casting, knots and stream entomology during a fun and relaxed morning of fishing. Equipment and materials provided. Call for directions. Ages 12 […]

On the Water: Tuckasegee River

Pisgah center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States

Practice your fly fishing skills on the Tuckasegee River. Learn about delayed harvest regulations, wading, reading the water, fly selection, presentation, casting, knots and stream entomology during a fun and relaxed morning of fishing. Equipment and material provided. Call for Directions. Ages 12 and up.** registration required: http://www.ncwildlife.org/Learning/Education-Centers/Pisgah/Event-Registration

Eco Explorers: Elk

Pisgah center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States

Explore the interesting world of elk. We will learn about life history, feeding habitats and the reintroduction of elk to N.C. Ages 8-13.** registration required: http://www.ncwildlife.org/Learning/Education-Centers/Pisgah/Event-Registration

Nature Nuts: Turkey

Pisgah center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States

Bring your little ones out for a morning filled with lots of interesting facts, activities and more as we learn all there is to know about turkeys! Ages 4-7. ** registration required: http://www.ncwildlife.org/Learning/Education-Centers/Pisgah/Event-Registration

Wildlife Photo Hunt Competition

Pisgah center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States

Bring a camera, running shoes, and your competitive spirit. Your team will stalk, find, ad photograph wildlife and their signs and earn points to win prizes. Only one camera per "team" needed. Teams can consist of 1-5 members. All ages.** registration required: http://www.ncwildlife.org/Learning/Education-Centers/Pisgah/Event-Registration

On the Water: East Fork French Broad

Pisgah center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States

Practice your fly-fishing skills on the East Fork French Broad River. Learn about delayed harvest regulations, wading, reading the water, fly selection, presentation, casting, knots and stream entomology. Equipment and materials provided. Meet at the Exxon/Kountry Mart store in Rosman, N.C. Ages 12 and up** registration required: http://www.ncwildlife.org/Learning/Education-Centers/Pisgah/Event-Registration

Fly Tying for the Beginner

Pisgah center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States

Learn the basics of fly tying during this introductory level class. Work at your own pace to tie a basic pattern. Equipment and materials provided. Ages 12 and up.** registration required: http://www.ncwildlife.org/Learning/Education-Centers/Pisgah/Event-Registration

Fishing the Dry Fly

Pisgah center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States

Angling for trout with a dry fly is challenging but rewarding. Learn the techniques and tactics to enhance your fly fishing experience. This course will include sections on equipment, presentation skills for dry flies, selecting the best dry fly for the situation, and adapting to selective trout. Ages 12 and up.** registration required: http://www.ncwildlife.org/Learning/Education-Centers/Pisgah/Event-Registration

On the Water: Little River

Pisgah center for Wildlife Education 1401 Fish Hatchery Rd, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States

Practice your fly fishing skills on the Little River in DuPont State Recreational Forest. Learn about Delayed Harvest regulations, wading, reading the water, fly selection, presentation, casting, knots and stream entomology. Equipment and materials provided. Meet at the Hooker Fall Parking Area. Ages 12 and up. ** registration required: http://www.ncwildlife.org/Learning/Education-Centers/Pisgah/Event-Registration

 

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