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WNC Nature Center

75 Gashes Creek Rd.
Asheville, NC 28805
(828) 259-8080
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INSIDER TIP:

“Every day Animal Moment programs, typically at 11:30 and 2:30! Come see an otter feeding or meet our education animals!”

What You Need To Know:

The WNC Nature Center- Asheville's Wildlife Park! A one-of-a-kind adventure, the WNC Nature Center is home to over 60 species of native animals including river otters, bears, wolves and cougars. New in spring, 2016, more hands-on fun at our Mining Sluice

What The Locals Say:

"My family loves the Nature Center!" "Even after countless visits, my kids are excited about something new every time we come!" "Wonderful family outing! Thank you for a great experience for ALL of us!"