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August 2021

Grandfather by Night

August 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Grandfather Mountain, 2050 Blowing Rock Highway
Linville, NC 28646 United States
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$20.00 – $40.00 Sold out

Explore the park 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 Grandfather Mountain as never before! This program may include a short walk. Please bring a flashlight. Limited to 10 participants. Registration costs $40 for general admission and $20 for Bridge Club members. Bridge Club members must present a valid Bridge Club ID with their event ticket/receipt upon check-in, or they will be charged full price. To…

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Grandfather Presents: David Sibley

August 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Grandfather Mountain, 2050 Blowing Rock Highway
Linville, NC 28646 United States
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$20.00 – $30.00 Sold out

On Thursday, Aug. 12, Grandfather Mountain will host one of the world’s preeminent ornithologists, David Allen Sibley, as part of its Grandfather Presents speaker series. Sibley is the author and illustrator of a series of nature guides, including The New York Times best seller, “The Sibley Guide to Birds,” and his most recent book, “What It’s Like to be a Bird,” which was released in April 2020 to wide acclaim. On “What It’s Like to be a Bird,” NPR writes,…

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Grandfather by Night

August 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Grandfather Mountain, 2050 Blowing Rock Highway
Linville, NC 28646 United States
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$20.00 – $40.00 Sold out

Explore the park 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 Grandfather Mountain as never before! This program may include a short walk. Please bring a flashlight. Limited to 10 participants. Registration costs $40 for general admission and $20 for Bridge Club members. Bridge Club members must present a valid Bridge Club ID with their event ticket/receipt upon check-in, or they will be charged full price. To…

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Grandfather Mountain Photography Weekend

August 14 - August 15
Grandfather Mountain, 2050 Blowing Rock Highway
Linville, NC 28646 United States
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$60.00 – $100

Take your photography skills to the next level — 5,280 feet above sea level, to be exact — at the Grandfather Mountain Photography Weekend, taking place Aug. 14-15. Additional cost. Registration required.

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Grandfather by Night

August 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Grandfather Mountain, 2050 Blowing Rock Highway
Linville, NC 28646 United States
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$20.00 – $40.00

Explore the park 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 Grandfather Mountain as never before! This program may include a short walk. Please bring a flashlight. Limited to 10 participants. Registration costs $40 for general admission and $20 for Bridge Club members. Bridge Club members must present a valid Bridge Club ID with their event ticket/receipt upon check-in, or they will be charged full price. To…

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Grandfather by Night

August 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Grandfather Mountain, 2050 Blowing Rock Highway
Linville, NC 28646 United States
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$20.00

Explore the park 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 Grandfather Mountain as never before! This program may include a short walk. Please bring a flashlight. Limited to 10 participants. Registration costs $40 for general admission and $20 for Bridge Club members. Bridge Club members must present a valid Bridge Club ID with their event ticket/receipt upon check-in, or they will be charged full price. To…

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October 2021

Grandfather’s Starry Skies

October 23 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Grandfather Mountain, 2050 Blowing Rock Highway
Linville, NC 28646 United States
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$25 – $60

October is one of the best times of year to be stargazing at Grandfather Mountain. The air is cool and clear, and the summer constellations are still very prominent, with some early winter sights making their appearance later in the evening. Our class is also during the time of the Orionid meteor shower, so hopefully some of these celestial fireworks will grace our skies during our nighttime observing. Our goal for this class is to create a familiarity with the…

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