Make us your summer destination with one of our signature tours!

The Pisgah Field School will introduce you to the unique recreational, natural and cultural wonders of Pisgah National Forest and the surrounding landscapes of the Southern Appalachians. Let us guide you around the original backyard and classroom of the Biltmore Estate through hikes, tours, and science-based workshops, while discovering the local businesses and charm of beautiful downtown Brevard, NC. Our staff and expert guides share an enthusiasm for this incredible area and will help to strengthen your appreciation for the natural world and our mountain heritage. The Pisgah Field School is under permit with the USDA Forest Service. Please read the USDA Civil Rights Non Discrimination Statement HERE.

To request a customized tour or for more information: 828-884-3443

Adam DeWitte: adam@cfaia.org
First Aid/CPR, Wilderness First Aid
Ella Tzinberg: ella@cfaia.org
First Aid/CPR, Wilderness First Responder
Carlton Burke, Staff Guide
First Aid/CPR, Wilderness First Responder

Registration is required for all tours.
Customized tours
can be arranged pending availability.
Want a pet-friendly hiking experience?  Well-behaved, leashed pups are welcome on some of our tours! Call for more details.

KEY FOR TYPES OF EVENTS:

  • Hiking
    HIKING
  • Workshop
    WORKSHOP
  • Wildlife
    WILDLIFE
  • Beer
    BEER
  • Wine
    WINE

beerwinehiking

Carolina Hike Series

Sponsored by Bold Rock Hard Cider & Broad St. Wines
Cost: $40-65 | All Hike times: 11:30am – 4:00pm | Multiple Dates
Call for Customized tours | Transportation is included

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winehiking

Waterfalls ‘n Wine

Sponsored by Broad Street Wines
Cost: $50/adult, $15/child (15 and under) | Tour Times: 12:00-4:00pm | Tour Dates: Every Wednesday from April 6 – September 31
Call for Customized tours | Transportation is included

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hiking

The Best of Pisgah Tour – North 276

Cost: $60 per person | Tour Times: 10:00am – 3:00pm |
Call for Customized tours | Transportation is included

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Workshop

Cedar Mountain Arts Tour – South 276

With our good friends, the Cedar Mountain Artisans
Cost: $40 per person | Tour Times: 12:00 – 4ish | Tour Dates 2016: April 16th & every Thursday from May 5 – August 25
Call for Customized tours | Transportation is included

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Workshopwildlife

Falconry: The Sport of Kings

With our good friends at Curtis-Wright Falconry
Cost: $50 per person. Ages 4 and up only, please. Minimum of 10 participants | Program Times: 2:00pm – 4ish | Program Dates: May 26, June 9 &23, July 7 & 21, August 4, Oct. 15

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Workshop

Gazers of the Galaxies with PARI

Cost: $20 per person. 8 and under FREE! | Program Times: 7:30pm -10pm | Program Dates: April 30, May 21, June 11, July 29, September 2 & October 8

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Workshopwildlife

Citizen Science Programs – Helping to protect our native wildlife

Ages 4 and up. Times & Dates coming soon!