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Pisgah Visitor Center

1600 Pisgah Hwy, Pisgah Ranger Station, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768-9987
+1 828-877-3265
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Very nice center

good place to stop for maps and info of the area. Attractive exhibits with very friendly rangers... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jlantern3
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Columbia, South Carolina
Nice Stop to Get Off Your Feet

If you've spent all day hiking or barreling down Slide Rock, this is a nice little Visitor Center... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kedalion1
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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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LOCATION
1600 Pisgah Hwy, Pisgah Ranger Station, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768-9987
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+1 828-877-3265
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Reviewed 4 days ago

good place to stop for maps and info of the area. Attractive exhibits with very friendly rangers who were helpful. Nice gift shop also. Restrooms located at the facility. Nice hiking trail behind the parking lot

Thank jlantern3
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you've spent all day hiking or barreling down Slide Rock, this is a nice little Visitor Center to get out of the heat, watch a nature film or two about the National Forest, talk to a ranger, have a picnic and grab an ice...More

Thank kedalion1
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

When planning on entering the park for a few hours, especially if it is your first visit, I think it's a good idea to stop at the Visitor Center to make sure you are going the right way as maybe you had already planned AND...More

Thank LeslieinTN
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice and informative rangers. Nice exhibits. It is what you would expect from a Park Service.....

Thank Barbara W
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

We stopped in at the visitors center to find out about some good hikes as we have already frequented the trails on our mountain bikes, which Pisgah is primo for. The forest rangers that helped were so generous with their knowledge. Friendly. Warm and not...More

Thank Kim T
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

You need their help to find the paths and match your ability to the trails! Some are hard to find! They were very helpful! Also they have a nice display

Thank Carolyn M
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for some guidance on what waterfalls to take in. Staff was very knowledgeable and helpful. Displays are very helpful also.

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Many easy and beautiful hikes, with good views of waterfalls. Excellent half day to one day trip from Asheville.

Thank Christian D
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We visited the Pisgah Visitor Center with out of town friends and were overwhelmed by the outstanding service by the center's volunteers/rangers as well as the resources available. All of our questions were cheerfully answered and we left with many resources, maps and other written...More

Thank Levannah
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We didn't make this our first stop and we should have. We ended up missing a lot of things we could have done in the Pisgah National Forest. The exhibits inside were informative and very colorful. The ranger working inside was very helpful and gave...More

Thank cheryl h
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