US 441 North Bypass
Cherokee, NC 28719
Phone: (828) 497-4702
Fax: (828) 497-5107
The Western North Carolina Nature Center
Mo to Su from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PMKids can spend the day at this nature center learning and having fun! Along with deer, foxes and bears, the most recent additions are the red and grey wolves and the bobcats and cougars. More recent improvements also include the "hands on" Nature Lab and Educational Farm where kids can pet a corn snake or even hold a turtle.