UPDATE: As of Friday, May 8, until further notice, the WNC Nature Center is still temporarily closed to the public. The Nature Center is working closely with the City of Asheville to determine the safest possible date to reopen. This will most likely take place during Phase 3 of North Carolina’s Stay at Home order. 

Open 361 Days a Year: 10:00am – 5:00pm, last entry 4:30pm

Hours: 
10:00am – 5:00pm, last entry at 4:30pm
Open 361 Days a Year
Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, & New Year’s Day

WNC Nature Center Physical Address:
75 Gashes Creek Rd
Asheville, NC 28805

Nature Center General Inquiries
828-259-8080

Friends Membership Inquiries
828-259-8092

Friends of the WNC Nature Center
Mailing Address:
PO Box 19151
Asheville, NC 28815

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