Cradle of Forestry in America National Historic Site



  • 1001 Pisgah Hwy.

    Pisgah Forest,   NC   28768

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    100 S. Broad St.

    Pisgah Forest,   NC   28712


This unique historic site, in the heart of Pisgah National Forest, includes the Forest Discovery Center, with hands-on exhibits and an 18-minute film. Paved trails lead past historic cabins, a logging train, and woods where the first forestry school in America operated in the early 1900s. Craftsmen onsite plus guided tours, helicopter simulator and interpretive programs.

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1001 Pisgah Hwy.
Pisgah Forest NC 28768


Latitude: 35° 20' 57.4794" / Longitude: -82° 46' 40.44"

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