Join the North Carolina High Peaks Trail Association for a birding stroll / Open House at the Green Knob Fire Tower. The hike to the tower is less than a mile.
Hiking in the Black Mountains and Toe River Valley near Burnsville, North Carolina is a very rewarding experience. The area has a wide variety of terrain to explore ranging from lush river valleys to majestic mountain ridges. At 6,684 foot elevation, Mount Mitchell is the highest peak east of the Mississippi.
Check the NC High Peaks website for specific information on this time including time, meeting point, hike leader, and contact info.