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Pisgah National Forest

Pisgah Forest, NC
+1 828-877-3350
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Beautiful

Love this place.of course it’s big so there is so much to explore.waterfalls ,wildlife and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
budnpat86
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Sanford, Florida
Great place to commune with nature

Enjoyed walking the trails and learning about different flora. Recommend taking a hiking stick and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
TXSpaceCadet
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College Station, Texas
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A park within easy driving distance from Hendersonville that offers hiking, camping and fishing.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Pisgah Forest, NC
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Reviewed yesterday

Love this place.of course it’s big so there is so much to explore.waterfalls ,wildlife and beautiful views

Thank budnpat86
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Enjoyed walking the trails and learning about different flora. Recommend taking a hiking stick and lots of water. You will want to explore.

Thank TXSpaceCadet
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Reviewed 4 days ago

very nice Federal Forrest that has a lot of options. From hiking, swimming . camping and waterfalls...one can definitely appreciate nature, Well maintained with excellent signage. A great time can be had here, God bless America!

Thank jlantern3
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most people probably don't realize that National Forests and National Parks are run by different departments of the Federal government, with very different philosophies on how the land should be used. National Forests are run by the Forest Service, which is part of the Department...More

Thank kedalion1
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a great hike in the Pisgah National Forest. We stopped at the Rangers Station which is ~2 miles in from the Brevard entrance and asked for trail suggestions. A wonderful Forest Service volunteer suggested the 6-mile Cat Gap Loop/John Rock trail. The trail...More

1  Thank TravelerWithOpinions
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Take the ride from or to Brevard On hey 276. Waterfalls and plenty of areas to pull over and enjoy the water! Very fresh green foilage right now

Thank kconover1161
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

The bursting of shades of green is glorious as trees bud this spring. From yellow-green chartreuse to blue green spruce every shade of green possible is showing in Pisgah Forest. It IS worth the drive! Enjoy.

Thank Bruce B
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Family stopped at Looking Glass Falls and took a hike to see more. Grandma here, and I can't do much climbing, so I wandered around to view the falls that could be seen without the climb. Benches are provided, other nice older people to converse...More

4  Thank Carrol D
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We camped at the Pisgah National Forrest campground and it was great. Beautiful scenery and the tent spot we had was along side a small stream. No fish but the evening sounds of a babbling brook were totally soothing. The park facilities were always clean...More

Thank ricsgoneagain
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

When in western North Carolina this is a must do! Great vistas, views, and overlooks. Not to mention countless waterfalls, walking and hiking trails and great biking, too. Go The Hub in Brevard to rent a mountain bike if you wish to ride, but the...More

Thank Sarah S
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I do not know as i did not try to make a call.
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Last year 6.8 million people. That was just for 1 yr so you could guess...
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Response from sabimax | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion the Davidson River campground is the best.
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