Monthly Archives: June 2022

Tanbark Tunnel to Bull Gap – June 17, 2022

History of Rattlesnake Lodge  Due to the weather we had to switch our field trip to Tanbark, but since we saw plants we are generally unfamiliar with, it was well worth it! Photography by Penny Longhurst & Randy Richardson. (Click … Continue reading

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Frying Pan Gap – June 13, 2022

This was our third monthly walk on the Frying Pan Gap Trail. We hiked from the gate to the campground and then a short distance South along the Parkway before returning to the Pisgah Inn.  Photography by Penny Longhurst & … Continue reading

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Buck Spring Nature Trail – June 10, 2022

We walked a loop, starting at the Pisgah Inn, taking the Nature trail to the site of the Buck Spring Lodge, and returning on the trail that parallels the West side of the Parkway. WCBC created the self-guiding interpretive botanical … Continue reading

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Kellogg Center – June 3, 2022

The Kellogg Center was originally the summer residence of Kathryn A. Kellogg, who bequeathed the property to Wake Forest University in 1969. In 1987 it became the property of UNC Asheville, which used it as an educational and community conference … Continue reading

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