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Cradle of Forestry, Pisgah Forest

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  • Great drive from Candler NC to the facility to listen to some mountain music. Very lush, greenery. The staff and volunteers very friendly. But to eat the cafĂ© is only open from 11a-3p and music starts...  more »
  • We stopped here after sliding rock and it was the highlight of the day! Their visitor center is filled with interactive things for the kids and interesting facts for the adults. Helicopter simulator i...  more »
  • We came here to have lunch and we ended staying for the history. A forest ranger and volunteers talked us into finding out more. We went to the movie first, made by National Geo. It depicts the histor...  more »

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