Solve a Forest Habitat Mystery

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Using real photographs, participants will follow signs of animals in the forest and solve a mystery. The group will make safari hats before embarking...

Guided Wildflower Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Join Holmes Forest rangers for an easy hike to observe and identify early spring wild flowers. Call 828 692-0100 or email holmesesf.ncfs@ncagr.gov to reserve...

Free

Guided Wildflower Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Come take an easy hike to observe and identify early spring wildflowers. Call to reserve a spot on this hike. The hike is limited...

Free

Guided Mushroom Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Join a guided introduction to the world of fungi. Come explore a rich cove forest with a forest ranger in search of various fungi. There will...

Free

Guided Mushroom Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Come explore a rich cove forest with a forest ranger to search for various fungi. There will be discussion about the history, toxicity, ecology,...

Free

Guided Mushroom Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Come join a guided introduction to the world of fungi and explore a rich cove forest with a forest ranger in search of various fungi. There...

Free

Tree ID Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Join a forest ranger on a short hike to experience the beauty of fall foliage. Learn to identify 10 common tree species and discuss...

Free

Tree ID Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Join a forest ranger for a short hike to view fall foliage and learn how to identify 10 common tree species. Call to register. The...

Winter Tree ID Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

You are invited to join North Carolina Forest rangers at Holmes Educational State Forest for a two-hour winter tree identification stroll. Participants will discover...

Free

Winter Tree Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Hikers will explore the forest with a ranger in this late-winter hike and learn to identify 10 trees by branches, bark, and other non-foliage-related...

Forest Wildflower Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

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...

Free

Forest Wildflower Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Join NC Forest Rangers for a moderate, ¾ mile hike to observe and identify early spring wildflowers. Call now (828 692-0100) or email (holmesesf.ncfs@ncagr.gov)...

Free

Forest Wildflower Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Join NC Forest Rangers for an moderate, ¾ mile hike to observe and identify early spring wildflowers. Call now (828 692-0100) or email (holmesesf.ncfs@ncagr.gov)...

Free

Forest Wildflower Hike

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Join NC Forest Rangers for a moderate, .75 mile hike to observe and identify early spring wildflowers. The program is limited to 20 people....

Family Fun with Pollinators

Holmes Educational State Forest 1299 Crab Creek Road, Hendersonville

Holmes Educational State Forest celebrates National Pollinator Week with family games, a relay, scavenger hunt, and crafts that start at 2:15, 3:15 and 4:15pm.

Free