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Cradle of Forestry

11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, North Carolina 28768 USA

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“The Birthplace of Forest Conservation in America”

Spanning over 100 years of forest conservation history, the Cradle of Forestry offers a snap shot of life at America’s first school of Forestry along the Biltmore Campus Trail. You can also take a picturesque walk along the Forest Festival Trail complete with a restored 1915 logging locomotive, or take a ride with firefighters aboard a helicopter on their way to a roaring fire in the wilds of Idaho in the Forest Discovery Center Exhibit Hall. Come explore the sights and sounds, check out the events and activities, and plan your adventure at the birthplace of Forest Conservation in America – the Cradle of Forestry.

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Cradle of Forestry

11250 Pisgah Highway
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina
28768 USA

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  • Sun - Sat: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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