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 Vanderbilt family 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.
Have you ever gazed up at the night sky…and wondered? We’ll be meeting up with our friends from Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI) to learn … more
With over 250 waterfalls within Transylvania County, it’s no wonder that you don’t know where to start looking for them! We’ll guide you to five of … more