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Cradle of Forestry

The Cradle of Forestry in America is a 6500-acre historic site created by Congress in 1968 that commemorates the birthplace of science-based forest management in the United States. The site is open April – November and offers three miles of paved interpretive trails, exhibits, film, music, crafts, education programs, special events and café.

11250 Pisgah Hwy.
Pisgah Forest, NC 28768
Exit at Milepost 411.8