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‘Dollar Days’ begin April 1 at Grandfather Mountain

Grandfather Mountain opens its gates to High Country residents, employees and their guests for only $3 each throughout April as part of “Dollar Days.” The month offers plenty to do inside the park, including the return of animal encounter sessions, the seasonal reopening of the Fudge Shop, discounts on Behind-the-Scenes Habitat Tours and the return of naturalist programs later in the...
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Featured Events

  • Apr 26 Black Bear Workshop

    This workshop, led by N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission educator Kevin Hining, will focus on black bears in North Carolina. A majority of the workshop will be spent learning about the life history and current research on black bears, as well as activities that can be incorporated into educational programs.

  • Jun 01 The Remarkable Rhododendron Ramble

    Join us as we showcase the beauty and significance of this native plant. Staff naturalists will lead guided experiences, exploring the cultural history behind the plant, as well as its function in the wild landscape.