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Historic North Fork Valley Tour of the Asheville Watershed-East

Saturday, March 28 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

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When: March 28th, 9:30 am to 2:30pm
An exclusive historic driving tour of the east side of the Burnett Reservoir that explores part of the once thriving North Fork Valley community. The trip stops at Sunalee Lodge, then to the home place of Champ Burnett. From there, we will drive to Colonel John Connally’s home site which has extensive ruins including two standing chimneys. The caravan will make a stop to include a short 5 -10 minute walk from the vehicles to the home sites of Will and Bart Burnett and a slave cemetery. A final stop will be made at the Right Hand Fork Intake.
Cost: $50 for members, $75 for nonmembers
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Saturday, March 28
9:30 am - 2:30 pm


Swannanoa Valley Museum & History Center
223 W. State St
Black Mountain, NC 28711 United States
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