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Forest Wildflower Hike

March 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Join North Carolina Forest rangers for a moderate, three-quarter mile hike to observe and identify early spring wildflowers. Call 828-692-0100) or email holmesesf.ncfs@ncagr.gov to reserve your spot. You must sign up for this program to participate. While hiking through this diverse forest ecosystem, you are likely to see plenty of Oconee bells, trout lilies, bloodroot and more. The program is limited to 20 people but if there is enough interest another hike may be offered. The group will meet near the main kiosk in the parking lot at 10am. Bring comfortable shoes, a water bottle, a camera, and a wildflower field guide if you have one. The guided hike is set to end at 12pm but there is much more at Holmes Educational State Forest to explore on your own time. The forest offers hiking trails, picnic areas, and a variety of educational exhibits. NCEE and CEU credit is available upon request.

Details

Date:
March 23, 2019
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.ncesf.org/hEducation.html

Organizer

Holmes Educational State Forest
Phone:
828-692-0100
Email:
holmesesf.ncfs@ncagr.gov
Website:
http://www.ncesf.org/holmes.html

Venue

Holmes Educational State Forest
1299 Crab Creek Road
Hendersonville, NC United States
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Phone:
828-692-0100
Website:
http://www.ncesf.org/holmes.html