“Cultivating a Sense of Place; Naturalist Walks at the BGA"

In honor of our 50th anniversary, we're offering a series of free special walks to introduce the community to the amazing treasures of the Botanical Gardens at Asheville.  The guides represent the finest naturalist talent in the region.  We're proud to have them associated with the BGA, a place where beauty and science converge in a one-of-a-kind native plant sanctuary.  

Sponsored by:
Asheville Garden Club
Four Seasons Garden Club
French Broad River Garden Club
Friends of the Earth Garden Club
Men's Garden Club of Asheville
Weaverville Garden Club
D.J. Wilson Garden Design

FREE: meet at the BGA Visitors Center
All walks meet in front of the Visitor's Center.  Comfortable shoes, rainwear, water, a magnifying lens (loupe), and a sense of curiosity are highly recommended.   


Sunday, September 19
8:30—10:30 am

Dr. James Petranka 
“Birding/Fall migrating Birds/Ecology”
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Sunday, October 17 
9—11 am

Ron Lance 
“Identifying Trees & Other Woodies”

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