This hike, led by Grandfather Mountain’s education staff, focuses on the local flora and fauna of Grandfather. This unique hike climbs 300 feet in elevation in only 0.4 miles and takes participants from a Northern Hardwood Forest to a Spruce Fir Forest. This daily program may be canceled or incur a change in topic due to adverse weather.
- I really enjoyed the walk and visit to Grandfather Mountain. The most interesting was the Swinging bridge because I noticed it was supported by my company's equipment. My company (Crosby/Lebus) make equipment for lifting, towing, tying down, and hauling. Our components are used on the bridge for holding the riggings. You used the best and American Made. Just to let you know I really enjoyed the view.Read more››