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The Pisgah Field School will introduce you to the unique recreational, natural and cultural wonders of Pisgah National Forest and the surrounding landscapes of the Southern Appalachians. Let us guide you around the original backyard and classroom of...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Brevard, NC 28712
+1 828-884-3443
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

We took the "Waterfalls n' Wine" tour with guide Adam and it was simply fantastic! My wife & I have gone on a lot of tours in and outside the U.S. and we have to consider this one of our BEST TOURS EVER! Adam was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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adewitte1, General Manager at Pisgah Field School, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Thanks so much, Joe! I enjoyed spending the day with you guys. Please let me know if you ever head back to our mountains and we'll go on another adventure! -Adam

Reviewed 6 October 2018

Pisgah Field School offers a wonderful way to see off the beaten path waterfalls in Pisgah Forest. Our guide, Adam, was very personable and extremely knowledgeable about the area. His enthusiasm for the flora, fauna and waterfalls was evident - he is clearly in his...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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adewitte1, Manager at Pisgah Field School, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thanks so much, Dorothy! I hope to see you guys again in the future!

Reviewed 14 July 2018

We had a great time on the Waterfalls and Wine tour. There were 7 of us in the group which was led by Brian. We traveled by van between waterfalls and had some light hiking to some of the falls. Brian was informative and took...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Perfect First Time Waterfalls Tour! Our friendly, funny tour guide Bryan sure knows his stuff! Snakes, waterfalls, forestry and foliage - I learned something new every steps of the way. The hikes were perfectly paced and short. The waterfalls were spectacular! Even the van rides...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Adam D, Manager at Pisgah Field School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Thanks so much for the review! Bryan is a great guide and naturalist and I'm lucky to have him on the team. Come back and see us again!

Reviewed 28 June 2018

We would like to thank our tour guide, Brian. He was great!!! Lots of patience with a bunch of older people. He also knew his stuff, and provided lots of interesting information. We run out of time during our vacation, but wanted to go back...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

This was an excellent way to see some of the spectacular waterfalls in Transylvania County with an experienced knowledgeable guide! Brian did a great job of not only showing us the beautiful waterfalls, but also giving us educational information about the plants, trees, and wildlife...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We met in downtown Brevard, hopped in a van and entered the Pisgah National forest to explore the beautiful scenery. The trees were in their full fall splendor making this the ideal time to take this journey. Our guide, Bryan, was very knowledgeable in the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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adewitte1, Manager at Pisgah Field School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thanks so much for posting, Jim. Bryan is one of our best and we're lucky to have him. Come on back and explore with us some more in the future! - Adam

Reviewed 31 August 2017

Can't say enough good things about our Waterfalls & Wine tour. Our Guide Brian was top notch and went way beyond the job of just showing us Waterfalls. His knowledge of the local flora and fauna added an entire new dimension to the trip. In...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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adewitte1, Manager at Pisgah Field School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words! I'll pass along your message to Brian. I know it'll make his day. Please come see us again! Adam DeWitte

Reviewed 24 August 2017

My husband wanted to go on a real mountain hike but needed guides since we were not familiar with the area. Our guide Adam and a forestry student took us to the top of Mount Balsam, where we saw incredible views. Adam was very pleasant...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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adewitte1, Manager at Pisgah Field School, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Thanks guys! We had a blast with y'all and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 12 June 2017

This is an easy and informative way to enjoy the many waterfalls in the Pisgah Forest. Brian was our tour guide and was very knowledgable of the vegatation and wildlife. He provided insights and facts that we would not have experienced on our own. My...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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adewitte1, Manager at Pisgah Field School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thanks for the positive feedback! We enjoyed having you and look forward to more adventures. Call us anytime!

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Janet M
14 June 2017|
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Response from mnslbear | Reviewed this property |
I see no reason not to go in August. It's rarely terribly hot and an afternoon shower may cool things off even more.