The spring forests and fields are alive with song as migratory birds arrive from their tropical winter homes to summer habitats in our mountains. Join the Cradle of Forestry in the Pisgah National Forest in honoring this amazing annual phenomenon of nature. The Cradle of Forestry is a designated site on North Carolina’s Birding Trail.
● 8:30: Birding with naturalist Vicky Burke (beginning and intermediate birders; wheelchair accessible).
● 3:00: Live raptor program with Carlton Burke of Carolina Mountain Naturalists
● Family friendly games and crafts relating to bird diversity, ecological roles and conservation