Talks on the Cherokee People at Brasstown Bald this Summer

Join Cradle of Forestry Interpretive Assosication in America at Brasstown Bald for summer talks on the Cherokee people and their incredible history with author Mark Warren! Mr. Warren owns and runs Medicine Bow Wilderness School in the southern Appalachians and has taught survival courses to thousands of schools and groups all over the southeast for the past 45 years. He has also written extensively for such magazines as Mother Earth News, Blue Ridge Highlander, and Georgia Backroads. 

The calendar of talks by Mr. Warren will be:

  1. June 26 at 11:00 am – The Ancient Ways of the Cherokee 
  2. July 27 at 1:00 pm – The Cherokee of Southern Appalachia 
  3. August 15 at 11:00 am – The Ancient Ways of the Cherokee

For more information on Mr. Warren, visit, and check out his books at

More on the Location:

Brasstown Bald is a location that CFAIA manages for the U.S. Forest Service, near Hiawassee, GA.  It is the highest point in Georgia. The address is 2941 Highway 180 Spur, Hiawassee, GA 30546 

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