The Western North Carolina Nature Center
in Asheville, NC provides a one-of-a-kind adventure where guests can experience animals and plants native to the Southern Appalachian region.
Featuring over 60 species of animals including river otters, black bear, red wolves and cougars, the Center welcomes over 100,000 visitors annually.
Hours - 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily
- Nature Center Shatters annual attendance record in 2014!
- Barn Owls now on exhibit
- Gray wolf pups make debut
- Nature Center mourns the loss of male gray wolf
- Hellbender Salamander now on exhibit in new habitat