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Symmes Chapel - Pretty Place

The outdoor chapel at the YMCA Camp Greenville, called "Pretty Place," offers a breathtaking view from the top of Standing Stone Mountain. More than 100 couples are married each year at this chapel, which is closed to the public during weddings and camp functions.

Cedar Mountain, NC Weddings

Land of the Waterfalls

There are over 260 scenic waterfalls in Transylvania County, "Land of the Waterfalls." Many of the falls are easily accessible to the public because they are located in our three parklands: Pisgah National Forest, DuPont State Forest, & Gorges State Park. Following are the major falls:

Brevard, NC Natural Attractions

Looking Glass Rock

Located near US 276, north of Brevard. Offering friction and face climbing, the rocky face mountain presents a wall that towers almost 500

Pisgah Forest, NC Rappelling

Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education

Open daily year round. "Mountain streams, where water and life begin," is the theme of this educational facility dedicated to exploring the wonders of North Carolina's wildlife. The center is a program of the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission. Aquariums, 20

Brevard, NC Nature Centers

Brevard/Transylvania County TDA

Hours: Monday - Friday 9 - 5, Saturday 10 - 4

Brevard, NC Businesses

Brevard Music Center

Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina, the Brevard Music Center's picturesque 140-acre campus offers more than 80

Brevard, NC Arts

Porter Center for Performing Arts at Brevard College

The beautiful Porter Center for the Performing Arts at Brevard College presents top entertainers and musicians throughout the year. You'll hear and see the finest performances ever in this acclaimed concert hall.

Brevard, NC Arts

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