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Did you know…the Biltmore Forest School opened on September 1, 1898?

 

The Pisgah Field School has added walking history tours of Brevard! Click the link below to learn more…

The Cradle of Forestry in America Interpretive Association (CFAIA), based out of Pisgah Forest, NC, is a 501c3 non-profit organization that works in cooperation with the US Forest Service. Our mission is to promote educational, pfs_logo_lrgrecreational and interpretive opportunities about forest and water resources, natural history, and the Cradle of Forestry in America. The CFAIA works to support our mission of recreation and environmental education through campground and visitor center management, environmental education opportunities, the sale of forest-related gifts and educational materials and by providing support to the Cradle of Forestry Historic Site. The CFAIA has locations in NC, GA, and IN. Learn More about the Cradle of Forestry in America Interpretive Association  

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Waterfalls ‘n Wine

Friday September 11, 2015
12:00 PM — 4:00 PM
$50.00


Brevard,

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We’ll spend the afternoon checking out 6 beautiful waterfalls and end the tour with a wine tasting in downtown Brevard!

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Afternoon Tea with Llamas

Saturday September 12, 2015
9:00 AM — 5:00 PM
Free - $5

11250 Pisgah Hwy
Pisgah Forest, NC 28768

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Take turns leading a llama on a 2 mile trail walk at 11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.

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A Toast to the Past: Transylvania Heritage Tour

Saturday September 19, 2015
9:30 AM — 2:00 PM
$50.00


, 28712

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Join us as we discover the rich history and culture of Transylvania County. We’ll end the tour with a wine tasting in downtown Brevard!

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Bring Back the Monarchs

Sunday September 20, 2015
2:00 AM — 5:00 PM

11250 Pisgah Hwy
Pisgah Forest, NC 28768

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Come to the Cradle of Forestry to learn about monarch butterflies and how you can help them survive.

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