Guided Tours

Heritage Tours and Group Receptive Services

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Orchard at Altapass Saved by Carson Family

Master storyteller Bill Carson tells how his family saved a century-old apple orchard from development and turned it into a heritage attraction on the Blue Ridge Parkway.

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Womens Work at Carson House

What the women of the house used to do.

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Stabilization and Rehabilitation of the Historic Carson House Barn

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Cherokee Homestead Exhibit in Hayesville

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Mrs. Sandburg's Goats

The farm was also home to Mrs. Sandburg's champion dairy goats. Today, three breeds of goats are still raised on site and park rangers and volunteers are on hand at to provide information about the dairy goat operation.

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Mountain Farm--Lavender and Baby Goats

Today, traditional crops continue to be cultivated along with many newer introductions.

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Historic Carson House

Historic Carson House

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Cradle of Forestry in America

Cradle of Forestry in America

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Orchard at Altapass

Orchard at Altapass

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