- Our list of the best things to do in Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, features the top 117 nearby activities — including 68 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Pisgah Forest, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, and Water Activities.
- The results below include the top 12 things to do within the city of Pisgah Forest, NC , followed by 105 popular activities in nearby cities, including Hendersonville, Asheville, Brevard, Waynesville, Sapphire, Saluda, Cashiers, Pickens, Greenville, Marshall, Linville and Travelers Rest
The 500,000-acre Pisgah National Forest was the first land purchased under the 1911 Weeks Act establishing National Forest, home to the first school of forestry, and home to two of the first designated wilderness areas in North Carolina. Visitors can hike, camp, fish, ride, hunt, and do water activities.
92% 133 votes
Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina, Pisgah Forest, NC MoreLess Info
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina is home to the Cradle of Forestry, the birth place of forest conservation in the United States. The Cradle contains the nation's first forestry school. Visitors should not miss the Exhibit Hall, which is packed with video clips and historic artifacts.
98% 131 votes
3228 Asheville HWY, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768 MoreLess Info
Fox Mountain Guides and Climbing School offers climbing training and equipment throughout the United States' southeast including North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Kentucky, and Georgia. The company is certified under American Mountain Guides Association.
Pura Vida Adventures offers guides to most popular outdoor activities in North Carolina including hiking, cannoning, paddling, climbing, and biking. The company also offers the equipment to do these activities, and tours of breweries, and the Art Loeb.
100% 24 votes
4469 Hendersonville Highway, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768 MoreLess Info
Offering paddle board rentals on Lake Julia, White Squirrel Paddle Boards features ecologically informative tours, as well. The company provides instruction in paddle board basics, and sells boards and equipment.
Known for its fly fishing services, Davidson River Outfitters offers guided fishing tours of the regional rivers of the Southern Appalachians. The shop also hosts instructional classes where visitors can learn how to fly tie and build rods.