May 26, 2012

What is Grandfather Mountain?

Grandfather Mountain is:

Elevation 5,946 ft above sea level

  • a scenic travel attraction
  • a globally recognized nature preserve

The Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation is:

  • a not-for-profit corporation established to
    • preserve Grandfather Mountain
    • operate the nature park in the public interest
    • participate in educational and research activities

Main Attractions

Beautiful mountain scenery

  • Mile High Swinging Bridge
  • Environmental Habitats for native wildlife
      • Black Bears, River Otters, Cougars, Eagles and Deer
  • Nature Museum
      • excellent exhibits about the natural history of the region
      • theater that shows nature movies made on the Mountain
      • restaurant and gift shop
      • South's best alpine hiking trails
      • More than 12 miles of regularly maintained trails ranging in difficulty from easy nature walks to strenuous backcountry challenges.
      • Picnicking
      • Over 100 picnic tables and grills are scattered throughout the park. The picnic area located on the right about 1/3 mile up the summit road is equipped with a water fountain and restrooms.
      • Guests are welcome to bring their own picnic. Those who have not planned ahead can purchase fried chicken or sandwiches to go from the Museum restaurant.
      • Naturalist Programs
      • Special activities and programs with the Mountain's naturalists are presented daily during the summer months and are included in the price of admission.
      • Guided tours and guided hikes with the Mountain's naturalists are available for an additional fee. Phone 828-733-4326 for reservations

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