Grandfather by Night

Jun 22 2018 Grandfather by Night Time: 07:30 pm - 09:30 pmCategory: Featured EventsLocation: Grandfather MountainCost: $40 general; FREE for Bridge Club Explore the Grandfather Mountain after hours with your own naturalist guide. You’ll be escorted through the park, while stopping at its most significant sites. Watch the sunset in silence, and experience the mountain as never before! (MORE)...

Bear Encounter

Jun 23 2018 Bear Encounter Time: 11:00 am - 11:10 amCategory: Habitat ProgramsLocation: Grandfather MountainCost: Included Get to know the black bears of Grandfather Mountain! Animal encounters provide an opportunity to see the habitat animals up close and learn about those native to the mountains of North Carolina. Animals will receive an enrichment toy or treat, and staff will be available to answer questions. (MORE)...

Elk Encounter

Jun 23 2018 Elk Encounter Time: 11:30 am - 11:40 amCategory: Habitat ProgramsLocation: Grandfather MountainCost: Included Get to know the elk of Grandfather Mountain! Animal encounters provide an opportunity to see the habitat animals up close and learn about those native to the mountains of North Carolina. Animals will receive an enrichment toy or treat, and staff will be available to answer questions. (MORE)...

Junior Ranger Program

Jun 23 2018 Junior Ranger Program Time: 11:30 am - 11:50 amCategory: Naturalist ProgramsLocation: Grandfather MountainCost: Included Kids are invited to learn about Grandfather Mountain’s animals through hands-on activities at the Butterfly Garden, located across from the Fudge Shop. Geared for ages 5-12. (MORE)...

Cougar Encounter

Jun 23 2018 Cougar Encounter Time: 12:00 pm - 12:10 pmCategory: Habitat ProgramsLocation: Grandfather MountainCost: Included Get to know the cougars of Grandfather Mountain! Animal encounters provide an opportunity to see the habitat animals up close and learn about those native to the mountains of North Carolina. Animals will receive an enrichment toy or treat, and staff will be available to answer questions. (MORE)...