Eagle’s Nest Staff Helpful Links
Organizations that provide certifications (First Aid, CPR, WFA, etc.):
- Landmark learning
- Wilderness Medical Associates (WMA)
- National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)
- American Heart Association (AHA)
- Red Cross
Nearby Towns and Western NC
VisitNC – this site has lots of information about the state of North Carolina and the mountains of North Carolina. Included are maps, weather information, local interest, facts about North Carolina and current events.
TheGuideWNC – this site is focused on information about Western North Carolina. Included are lots of pictures of the area, maps, attractions, etc.
BrevardNC – this site is focused on the town of Brevard, North Carolina. There is a picture gallery at this site and it is a great place to go to see pictures of the area around camp.
ExploreAsheville – this site is focused on the city of Asheville, North Carolina.
Local Wilderness Areas That Are Often Used for Programming
Dupont State Forest – Dupont State Forest has more than 10,000 acres of forest, trails and waterfalls near Brevard and about 10 minutes from Eagle’s Nest.
NC Arboretum – NC Arboretum has over 400 acres of public gardens and trails near Asheville.
Cradle of Forestry – NC Cradle of Forestry: Forestry education and information.
Pisgah National Forest – Pisgah National Forest: Maps and resources .
Gorges State Park – Gorges State Park: Trails and waterfalls near Brevard.
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