Linville Information Cabin Fall Celebration

NEBO, NC (October 31, 2017)...The Linville Gorge Information Cabin is closing out the 2017 season with a celebration this Saturday, November 4th. Serving over 13,000 visitors so far this year, the cabin is a place for visitors to the area…

Fireworks Prohibited on National Forests

ASHEVILLE, NC (June 29, 2017)...US Forest Service officials remind residents, visitors and campers that fireworks are prohibited on National Forests in North Carolina. The possession or discharge of all types of fireworks and other…

Whitewater Falls to Reopen This Summer

FRANKLIN, NC (May 15, 2017)...The Whitewater Falls viewing area is expected to reopen by the 4th of July, 2017, after being closed by the Whitewater Fire since November 2016. During the fall 2016 fire, the staircase and access facility to…

Enjoy Kids Fishing Days this Spring

ASHEVILLE, NC (May 1, 2017)...The Nantahala, Pisgah, Uwharrie and Croatan National Forests and partners will host their annual Kids Fishing Days in May and June 2017. These free events allow families and friends to share in fun and quality…

White Creek Fire in Burke County 30% Contained

NEBO, NC (March 21, 2017)...Firefighters conducted burnout operations again today on the White Creek Fire, increasing containment to 30%. The fire, which was reported Thursday March 16th, is burning near Shortoff Mountain at the south end…